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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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Talk

QVMAG Astronomy Talks

North

28 September 2020 - 10 October 2020

Enjoy 30 minute astronomy talks at QVMAG.

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Event

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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Talk

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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Talk

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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Talk

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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Workshop

WildTracker Workshop

North

8 February 2020

Be part of WildTracker, an exciting citizen science project that identifies wildlife hotspots! This workshop for landholders in the Longford and Carrick areas will provide an opportunity to learn some wildlife survey skills and discuss…

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World Wetlands Day

North

2 February 2020

Join Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife to celebrate World Wetlands Day 2020, which is celebrated internationally each year on 2 February. World Wetlands Day is a chance for the international community, in unity, to celebrate the…

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Blue Tier BioBlitz

North

25 January 2020 - 27 January 2020

What are you doing on the January long weekend? Want to be part of a citizen science event that will help unearth the secrets of the forests of the Blue Tier? A team of scientists,…

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Kids

QVMAG School Holiday Program

North

14 January 2020 - 29 January 2020

A change is as good as a holiday! We have changed our school holiday program format for January 2020. Our program runs across three weeks. The topics are: Tuesday 14 January – Secret Life of…

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Book Launch

BOOK LAUNCH: Child of Gondwana (North)

North

6 December 2019

Join Petrarch’s Bookshop as they welcome Keith Corbett with his new Tasmanian geology book, Child of Gondwana, to be launched by Roy Pallett. ‘Gifted geologist and writer, Keith Corbett, has created a book that will…

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