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


Super Science Saturday

11 August, 9.30am – 4pm
Australian Museum

Live animal shows, face-painting, roaming scientists and more!

Event Families

When Galaxies Collide: Keynote Presentation by Dr Lisa Harvey-Smith

10 August, 6 – 8pm
Powerhouse Museum

Talking galaxies, star bursts and black holes with SSF18 Ambassador.

Talk Adults

Science In The Swamp: Dinosaur vs Superpower

18 August, 11am – 3pm
Centennial Park

Dinosaurs run wild at Centennial Park.

Event Families
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Dr Karl in the West

15 August, 6.30 – 7.30pm
The Richard Bonynge Concert Hall, The Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre

**SOLD OUT** Learn about Dr Karl, the universe and everything.

Event Adults

The Einstein Lecture: The Quantum Computing Revolution

14 August, 6 – 8pm
Leighton Hall UNSW Kensington

Australian of the Year Dr Michelle Simmons shares the latest in quantum computing.

Talk Adults

The Battle for the Environment: The Jack Beale Lecture by Bob Brown

15 August, 6 – 7.30pm
Leighton Hall UNSW Kensington

Where should we focus our efforts to protect the planet?

Talk Adults

The Innovation Games

18 August, 11am – 6pm
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

MAASive Lates: Science

9 August, 6 – 9pm
Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

Science after hours at the Powerhouse Museum.

Event Adults

Human non Human

7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19 August, 10am – 5pm
Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

A vision of the future at the intersection of science and art.

Exhibition Adults Families
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