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UHack 2019

Statewide

6 September 2019 - 8 September 2019

An exciting fast-paced innovation competition! A great way to hack together new business ideas and develop skills to fulfil them. Free to enter with a total of $24,000 in cash and prizes, as well as…

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Talk

STEMfest Webinar: Women Changing Australia

Statewide

5 September 2019

STEMFest 2019 will put the spotlight on some of Australia’s STEM changemakers and their contributions to local innovation. Hear from Keynote, Dr Catriona Wallace, Founder & Executive Director of Flamingo Ai plus a line-up of inspiring…

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Festival

National Science Week

Statewide

1 August 2019 - 31 August 2019

All across Tasmania, we celebrate National Science Week every August. Technically it’s 10-18 August but we just can’t contain all the events on the Apple Isle in just one week. So welcome to Science Month!…

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Women of the Island

Statewide

8 March 2019 - 24 March 2019

Women Of The Island is a multi-award winning series of short documentaries (5-8 minutes each) celebrating the inspiring and untold stories of women who inhabit the island of Tasmania – stories as diverse, complex and…

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Bushland at Ten Days on the Island

Statewide

8 March 2019 - 24 March 2019

Lie yourself down and soften into the grass. Listen to a timeless tale of a human body returning to the gently humming earth, after death. This is an absorbing audio journey by British art duo…

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MUSIC TOUR: Where Song Began

Statewide

16 January 2019 - 29 January 2019

‘Where Song Began’ is a musical celebration of Australia’s birds and how they shaped the world. ‘…an unforgettable and inspiring work, that captivated the audience ’ ‘…it moved me to tears… I left feeling I had…

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Bush Adventures summer program

Statewide

1 January 2019 - 28 February 2019

There’s loads of fabulous science activities in the Bush Adventures summer program. WAY too much to list here, so check out their full  guide!  

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Discovery Ranger Program

Statewide

27 December 2018 - 30 January 2019

Tasmania’s award-winning Discovery Rangers will be out in force, hosting Discovery Days in towns across the State and a range of activities in national parks and reserves from 27 December to 30 January. Guided walks,…

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National Science Week

Statewide

11 August 2018 - 19 August 2018

Australia’s biggest festival is back! Each year Tasmania hosts around 100 events during National Science Week. Check out the full program at scienceweek.net.au.

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Where? Where? Wedgie! Citizen Science Project

Statewide

25 May 2018 - 27 May 2018

Help us find out how many wedge-tailed eagles there are in Tasmania! This NatureTrackers citizen science project invites all Tasmanians to help us monitor Tasmania’s diurnal birds of prey, with a focus on wedge-tailed eagles,…

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News

Tasmanian Science and Engineering Challenge 2018

Statewide

23 May 2018 - 1 June 2018

***Update: This program is now full*** The Science and Engineering Challenge (the Challenge) is an outreach program aimed at changing student’s perceptions of science and engineering. Through the Challenge, students experience aspects of these disciplines…

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Grants for National Science Week events

Statewide

26 March 2018 - 24 April 2018

Applications are now open for grants of up to $500 to help you run a public event during National Science Week (11-19 August). View the information and apply now right here on WhySci! whysci.org.au/science-week-seed-grants-2018 Budget…

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