RV Investigator- Welcome to Port Celebrations

Date: December 12, 2014
Time: 3 - 8 pm

Location:

CSIRO
Castray Esplanade; HOBART

Details:

Free activities and entertainment to celebrate and welcome the RV Investigator- Australia’s newest scientific research vessel.

This is a special opportunity to check out some of the amazing science equipment that will be used on board the ship, meet some of the scientists and support staff and there will be some very cool science education activities for kids of all ages.

SCIENCE!

QUESTACON
• Deep Oceans science shows at 3.30–6.30pm • Interactive experiments table from 3–5pm and 5.30–8pm

CSIRO EDUCATION AND OUTREACH
• Get up close and personal with our jelly-fish • Win a LEGO® Investigator model

WOODBRIDGE SCHOOL MARINE DISCOVERY CENTRE
• Live marine animals to view • Touch tank • Microscopes • Specimens display

ART!

Two art exhibitions including the Australian National Fish Collection exhibition of fish x-rays.

FOOD!

• Tacotacotas • Lions Club sausage sizzle • PEP Pizza • Mr Whippy Van • CSIRO Canteen

MUSIC!

Billy & Tilly jazz duo from 4–8pm.

WIN!
A TOUR OF THE SHIP

Event audience: Everyone