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Cool Science Postgrad Night | Royal Society of Tasmania

South

5 November 2019

You’re invited to the Royal Society of Tasmania’s Annual Postgraduate Student Lectures. Find out what cool research is happening in Tasmania from three University of Tasmania researchers. Luisa Fitzpatrick, School of Natural Sciences Tail Loss…

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Workshop

PRIMARY TEACHER PD: Engineering is Elementary

South

4 November 2019 - 5 November 2019

Questacon are running a two day Engineering is Elementary program for Lower and Upper primary teachers in Hobart. Over the two days teachers will: Engage with inquiry and interdisciplinary learning pedagogies Learn about the engineering design process…

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Talk

A botanical artist’s journey: with Lauren Black

South

3 November 2019

Join artist Lauren Black in this special, illustrated talk to discover her journey of painting The Albany Pitcher Plant – Cephalotus follicularis. In this talk, Lauren will take you through her personal experience with painting…

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Conference

SEAWEED FOR LIFE AND THE FUTURE

South

1 November 2019

The ‘Seaweed for Life and the Future’ workshop was born from passionate seaweed lovers that want to highlight the important role seaweeds can and do have in our lives through their contribution to inshore marine…

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Event

Inspiring Tasmania at the Deloraine Craft Fair

North

1 November 2019 - 4 November 2019

Come experience the wonders of science at the Tasmanian Craft Fair at Deloraine. Kids and adults alike will get to meet real life Tasmanian scientists and enjoy interactive demonstrations. More details to come! View the…

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Exhibit

IMAS EXHIBITION: TRACINGS – GIANT KELP MACROCYSTIS PYRIFERA

South

1 November 2019 - 17 January 2020

Tracings – Giant Kelp Macrocystis Pyrifera is a collaboration between artist Amanda Walker and IMAS Professor Catriona Hurd. The exhibition traces the history of Tasmania’s disappearing giant kelp forests and the arrival in Tasmania’s coastal ecosystem…

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Talk

Beer Aquatic: It’s Halloween so let’s talk sharks!

South

31 October 2019

Summer is approaching and that’s the time when the media start to run scary stories about sharks. But what do we really know about these magnificent animals and their wanderings in the ocean? Russ Bradford,…

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Event

Facebook’s Community Boost – Hobart

South

29 October 2019 - 1 November 2019

Community Boost is a unique program from Facebook, bringing digital education to regional Australia. The program provides free workshops in online marketing, small-business growth, online safety and innovation directly from the Facebook team and our…

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Talk

Architecture’s Finest: An Open House Hobart public talk

South

25 October 2019

The Gold Medal – the Australian Institute of Architects’ highest honour – recognises distinguished service by architects who have designed or executed buildings of high merit, producing work of great distinction that has advanced architecture…

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Talk

Transforming Patient Care: Three pioneering nurse researchers

South

21 October 2019

Come along to learn more about how nursing research has transformed patient care worldwide. All welcome. Morning tea provided at 11:30am prior to 12pm start. About the speakers Professor Martha Curley is a leading clinical…

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Workshop

Repair Cafe Opening

South

19 October 2019

“Toss it? No Way!” This event marks the inaugural launch of the Hobart Repair Cafe at Kickstart Arts! The global Repair Cafe movement has made it to Hobart (with ongoing Repair Cafe sessions planned to…

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Event

Maritime Engineering Design Project Presentation Day

North

18 October 2019

All are invited to come a long and listen to the fourth-year AMC engineering students present their final year design projects. Learn about a completely new barge design which has the potential to revolutionise the…

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