Outback Exploratorium

We acknowledge Australia’s First Nation people as the traditional custodians and first scientists, makers and innovators of this land and their continuing connection to country. 

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Find the fuel to ignite your spark in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) this September!

STEM skills and understanding are vital to the success and empowerment of our future workforce. The world is ever changing and what we know now may not translate into the future as we continue to evolve and learn from new discoveries.

Start developing your STEM skills and understanding in this three-week short program that has a balance of theory and practical, hands-on activities.

A 3-week program:

Day 1: September 01 (Thursday)

Day 2: September 08 (Thursday)

Day 3: September 14 (Wednesday)

3:30 to 4:30 pm

GRADES 3 – 6

Pricing: $50 p/p


  • Problem solving
  • Independent thinking
  • Critical analysiS
If this event is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances, we will refund participants in full. If you are unable to attend, we require 24 hours’ notice to issue or reallocate your ticket(s) into another workshop.


Day 1

  • Introduction to Newton’s Laws of Motion
  • Touch on centripetal and centrifugal force

Day 2

  • Introduction to the concept of engineering
  • Understanding mechanics and electricity through the creation of a DC motor powered car
  • Reading, writing, and basic maths skills required

Day 3

  • Coding taster, introduction to coding language
  • Drag-and-drop, block, touch on Python
  • Laptop and tablet usage capability required

Science Squad


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Thu September 1 -

Thu September 15