Sydney Science Festival takes over Western Sydney in an exciting program of events.

Dr Karl in the West

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

Event Adults

Focus on Photosynthesis

9 – 18 August, 10am – 5pm
Western Sydney University

Exhibition Adults Schools

World-leading Westmead: Oncology Innovations

15 August, 6.30 – 8pm
Crown Princess Mary Cancer Centre, Westmead Hospital

Tour Adults

Treating the Troubled Mind: Historical Tour

17 August, 10am – 1pm
Parramatta Heritage and Visitor Information Centre

Tour Adults

The Chain of Survival at Lake Parramatta

19 August, 11am – 2pm
Lake Parramatta

Event Workshop Families

Is Bilingualism Good for your Child’s Brain?

11 August, 1.30 – 2.30pm
City of Parramatta Library

Talk Adults

Forensic Science: Crime Scene Investigation

12 August, 10.30am – 1.30pm
Western Sydney University

Event Tour Kids Schools

Astronomy Night At Penrith Observatory - When Galaxies Collide

11 August, 7 – 9pm
Penrith Observatory Western Sydney University

Talk Families

Designing for Health and Wellbeing in a Smart City

10 August, 10am – 5pm
Western Sydney University

Event Families

Travel Space and Time with Virtual Reality

10 August, 10am – 2pm
Western Sydney Univeristy

Event Tour Adults Families

Feel the Groove: Sync with the Musical Beat

10 August, 10am – 3pm
Western Sydney University

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