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World Science Festival Queensland in Toowoomba

Enjoy the wide range of activities and events for kids of all ages as World Science Festival Queensland returns to Toowoomba in 2020!

Explore and celebrate the entanglement of science and art through a curated program of thought-provoking conversations, hands-on experiences and engaging demonstrations.


Tawny FrogmouthWildlife Rangers: Animals on the Move

Meet a range of Australian animals including mammals, marsupials, reptiles and more and learn all about how they live and move about in the wild.

When: 6-9 April and 14-17 April
Time: Live shows at 10.30am and 12noon
Cost: $10 per child 

Dr KarlDr Karl for Kids - SOLD OUT

Ask Dr Karl all your burning science questions be they chemical, physical, technological, astrophysical or astronomical!

When: Saturday 18 April 
Time: 1-2pm
Cost: $10 per ticket

Dr KarlDr Karl's Greatest Moments in Science

Dr Karl will take you on a brand new roller coaster ride through the 'badlands' of science where you'll discover the answers to questions you never knew existed.

When: Saturday 18 April
Time: 7.30pm - 9pm
Cost: $15 adults, $10 concession

Street ScienceCity of Science

See Cobb+Co Museum transform into a science playground with FREE immersive and family-friendly activities for everyone to enjoy.

When: Sunday 19 April
Time: 9.30am - 4pm
Cost: Free

Star gazingStargazing

Come along for a night under the stars, exploring the natural luminosity of the Darling Down's beautiful night sky. 

When: Sunday 19 April 
Time: 6.30pm, 7.15 & 8pm
Cost: Free, bookings essential


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Event Details

06 April 2020 09:30 AM - 20 April 2020 01:30 PM