RV Investigator- Welcome to Port Celebrations
December 12, 2014
Time: 3 - 8 pm
Castray Esplanade; HOBART
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.
• 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
Two art exhibitions including the Australian National Fish Collection exhibition of fish x-rays.
• Tacotacotas • Lions Club sausage sizzle • PEP Pizza • Mr Whippy Van • CSIRO Canteen
Billy & Tilly jazz duo from 4–8pm.
A TOUR OF THE SHIP
Event audience: Everyone