Science Sandwich - a City Science 2011 event Wednesday 10 August 2011 - Friday 12 August 2011
Looking for a lunchtime diversion? In the lead up to National Science Week we’re bringing Science to the City. Bring your lunch along to the QV square marquee and stimulate your synapses.
Wed 10th Aug – Thurs 11th Aug
Join us for a screening of SCINEMA, the festival of science film. Drop in anytime and enjoy a short film or two throughout the afternoon! No bookings necessary. To view the SCINEMA list of films visit: http://www.csiro.au/scinema/
Thursday 11th August 12:00-12:45pm FREE, no booking necessary.
National Science Week has teamed up with the Moomba Birdman Rally to bring you the science behind a Birdmans' craft falling in the Yarra river (sorry, FLYING over the Yarra river ! ) Speak to past winners of the 2011 Birdman Rally, see the crafts up close and test your own flying skills against the experts !
Great Big Science Gig Sandwich
Friday 12th August, two sessions: 10:45am or 1:15pm. Bookings essential, phone 9252 6472
Secondary school students are invited to join Great Big Science Gig (GBSG) for some rocking science. Combining science, comedy and live music, GBSG have fallen in love with spuds, met angry ants and taken on the world's energy crisis. 1 hour show. Bookings essential, phone 9252 6472
You can also see GBSG at Market of the Mind, Friday evening, 8:30pm in the QV square marquee.
This is a City Science 2011 event brought to you by National Science Week
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