Hands on Fun

If a picture’s worth a thousand words, what does an awesome hands-on learning activity come to? OK, so we don’t know. But it’s a lot more than a thousand! Make a point of including these destinations in your journey and you’ll transform Science Alive! 2017 from brilliant, brain-stimulating fun, to absolutely unforgettable experience.

  • Curiosity Show

    You wanted them. You’ve got them! Legendary Australian science communicators Professor Rob Morrison and Dr Deane Hutton (The Curiosity Show, 1972-1990) are back again at Science Alive! in 2017…

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  • Institute of Backyard Studies

    Back by popular demand in 2017! – The amazing two ring vortex generators from the Institute of Backyard Studies…

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  • Questacon

    Fascinating Science is 26 exhibits rolled into 32 interactive experiences. Guaranteed to engage and entertain visitors on topics including logic, balance, fluids, illusions and mathematical puzzles. You’ll be able to unlink loops, perform music using milk bottles, build a pyramid puzzle, and learn how to make a pencil appear and then disappear and get rhythm on the brain!

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  • Dalek Builders Union

    If you love Daleks then this is the place to be! Science Alive! will be invaded this year. For the young and the young at heart you won’t want to miss meeting these amazing daleks.

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