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agriCULTURED

North

4 August 2022 - 7 August 2022

agriCULTURED is a new Tasmanian event celebrating our rich, diverse agricultural landscapes, fresh seasonal produce, and vibrant food makers. A forum for farmers, producers, scientists, and makers to meet, share and discuss opportunities. Farming families,…

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Lecture

The blue biotechnology revolution – Clean and green foods and bioproducts from the ocean

South

27 July 2022

Australia’s marine territory is vast, pristine and protected. It harbours the next generation of environmentally responsible resources and products, such as bioplastics made from kelp, complementary medicines made from seaweed, beauty products extracted from fish…

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Lecture

Personalised Medicine: Are we there yet?

North

24 July 2022

Personalised medicine uses very specific and unique health information from an individual to make informed therapy choices. To that end, the latest advances in human genomics, microbiome analysis and other advanced biomarker tools will assist…

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Workshop

Tasmania’s Marine Atlas Community workshops

Statewide

20 July 2022 - 1 August 2022

Do you care about Tasmania’s marine environment? If so,  join this series of community workshops where Dr Myriam Lacharité will explain the development of the Tasmania’s Marine Atlas. The Atlas is an online mapping platform that…

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Lecture

Humanity’s Return to the Moon – and How Australia Is Helping Us Get There

South

19 July 2022

UTAS Physics discipline is hosting speakers from NASA’s Space Communications and Navigation Division as they discuss NASA’s Artemis program. Hear from members of NASA’s Space Communications and Navigation (SCaN) Division as they discuss NASA’s Artemis…

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Kids

Build your own Arduino-based Snake Game

South

16 July 2022 - 23 July 2022

Have a blast from the past! Build your own Arduino-based version of the classic phone game Snake & then play! This 1.5 hour, hands-on workshop is for everyone, beginners and enthusiasts of any age, and…

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Kids

Winter Bike and Hike – Go Wild Go Solo

South

14 July 2022

Join for a bike and hike into the south-western wildlands of kunanyi/Mt Wellington for an expedition to one of Tasmania’s most spectacular waterfalls. Spend the day cycling through mixed forest along the Pipeline Track then…

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Workshop

Robotics Beginners Workshop: Wall Dodging Robot

South

13 July 2022 - 20 July 2022

Join for a hands-on introduction into the world of Arduino for absolute beginners. This is step-by-step workshop to build your wall dodge robot. You’ll learn about all the parts and their functions. All materials are…

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Kids

Waterworks Nature Play

South

11 July 2022 - 18 July 2022

Join for an adventurous session of nature play at its finest! Activities include mud play, potions, cubby building, nature investigations, creating with ropes, whittling sticks, tree climbing, bushcraft, and whatever else you can imagine. July…

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Kids

Play and Create

South

11 July 2022

Join Recycle Create Play and make musical instruments from everyday objects that would otherwise end up in waste while learning about recycling and how musical instruments work. Suitable for ages 5 – 10 yrs. Children…

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Kids

QVMAG School Holiday Program

North

11 July 2022 - 15 July 2022

Check out the QMAG School Holiday Program! Activities include exploring Mars and learning about Australia’s egg-laying animals. Activities are for children 5 to 12 and cost $15

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Event

‘Where Our Wild Things Are’ Nocturnal Tour

South

8 July 2022 - 5 August 2022

Join experienced guides on a nocturnal journey into the nightlife of Hobart’s very special bushland reserves. See, hear and track wildlife hunting and foraging after sunset. Learn about their weird and wild behaviours and get…

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