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Royal Society: The Key to Tackling the Global Fire Crisis

North

28 February 2021

Pyrogeographic thinking means changing the negative way we look at and talk about wildfire disasters to the more positive method of problem solving to achieve sustainable coexistence with fire. Hear from Professor David Bowman from…

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Film

FREE Sci-Fi Film-Fest: Interstellar @ QVMAG

North

24 January 2021

As part of the Summer of Sci-Fi you can enjoy FREE sci-fi film screenings on Sundays at 1pm covering some of the top cult-classic sci-fi films to date. Think time travel, parallel universes, space missions…

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Beaker Street x MONAFOMA North

North

15 January 2021 - 17 January 2021

It’s Sci Art Walks with a twist, featuring artistic and scientific delights for your ears and eyes, in Launceston (15-17 Jan) and Hobart (22-24 Jan). ANCESTRAL EVE Launceston 15-17 January ​ When you ask Mona Foma…

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Film

FREE Sci-Fi Film-Fest: Time After Time

North

29 November 2020 - 10 January 2021

As part of the Summer of Sci-Fi you can enjoy FREE sci-fi film screenings on Sundays at 1pm covering some of the top cult-classic sci-fi films to date. Think time travel, parallel universes, space missions…

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Butterfly Brilliance

North

25 October 2020

A collection of around 12000 butterflies compiled by Trevor Lambkin and Ian Knight over the last 50 years has most generously been donated to QVMAG. Hear from one of the donors, Lepidopterist Trevor Lambkin, about…

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QVMAG Astronomy Talks

North

28 September 2020 - 10 October 2020

Enjoy 30 minute astronomy talks at QVMAG.

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Kids

Secret life of birds @ QVMAG

North

28 September 2020 - 10 October 2020

Discover secrets of birds’ nests and eggs and make your own nest to take home. Ages 5-12 years. This is a fully supervised program. Children need to bring their own drink and snack (no nuts…

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QVMAG Royal Park Guided Tour – Weird, Wild and Wacky

North

14 July 2020 - 26 July 2020

This activity-based tour is designed for families. Find out fun and freaky facts about Tassie’s feathered and furry friends. Suitable for ages 5 yrs + Please arrive before 2pm ready for 2.15pm tour More dates…

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CLOSED – QVMAG: Spiders!

North

22 April 2020

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE QVMAG IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS. The QVMAG Friends present the latest installment of the Morning Coffee Lecture Series: spider expert John Douglas will discuss all things arachnid.

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POSTPONED: Future of Regional Food

North

30 March 2020

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. Eat Well Tasmania and the University of Tasmania are thrilled to invite you to a presentation and Q&A with Jake Claro, Program Director at the Farm to…

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Science + Beer @ Saint John (Launceston)

North

3 March 2020

Come have a beer with other members of the local science community and industry. Hear how Launceston is packed full of science and how you can be involved. National Science Week, held in August each…

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Ngaire Hobbins presents Live it Up

North

23 February 2020

Ngaire Hobbins is a widely experienced dietician specialising in brain health beyond middle age. Ngaire’s main focus in on alerting older people to their unique nutrition needs, helping them minimise physical and cognitive decline. She…

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