Sydney Science Festival, August 7 - 19, 2018. Over 200 events that bring science to life.


MAAS Indigenous Sciences Symposium 2018

18 August, 10am – 5pm
Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

Bringing together Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander academics, researchers, designers and educators from across the community. 

Event Workshop Adults

The Innovation Games

18 August, 12 – 5.30pm
Cathy Freeman Park, Sydney Olympic Park

Get up, get outside and get to Sydney Olympic Park for a day of innovative science action.

Event Families

Citizen Science: Ocean Science and Virtual Microbes

19 August, 2 – 2.45pm
Tasman Light Gallery, Australian National Maritime Museum

Contribute to a global analysis of ocean data!

Event Families

The Science of Pets and Wildlife: How Humans and Animals Live Together

18 August, 2 – 4.30pm
ICE (Information and Cultural Exchange) Parramatta

Meet vets, animal rescuers, bat experts and live native animals on site!

Event Adults Families

Science In The Swamp: Dinosaur vs Superpower

18 August, 11am – 3pm
Centennial Park

Dinosaurs run wild at Centennial Park.

Event Families

GenWomen: Scientists Smash the Glass Ceiling

17 August, 7.30 – 9.30pm
Giant Dwarf Theatre

Six women. Six generations of science.

Talk Adults

Behind the Scenes Science at Taronga Zoo

18 August, 9.30am – 4.30pm
Taronga Institute of Science & Learning

Exclusive access to the brand new Taronga Institute of Science & Learning.

Tour Adults Families Kids

Wine as Medicine: An Australian Perspective

17 August, 6.30 – 7.30pm
Mitchell Theatre, Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts

The medical history of wine and its unique history in Australia.

Talk Adults

Science Behind The Scenes: Conservation Lab

18 August, 11am – 12pm
Powerhouse Museum

The science of conserving the MAAS collection.

Event Families
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