Are you in Years 8-10 at school? Spend two days exploring materials, extra-planetary communication, and space travel with CSIRO. See CSIRO labs and testing facilities, meet and chat with research scientists from a variety of disciplines, analyse materials and see how they are used in aeronautics.

This is a non-residential camp.

Pricing

  • $250

    Standard Price

Event date: 18Jan 2017

Wednesday 18 - Thursday 19 Jan 2017

CSIRO Clayton

  • 10.00am - 4.00pm

Normanby Road Clayton 3168 VIC

More information

CSIRO Education and Outreach are hosting an exciting student Bootcamp in January.  Spend two days exploring materials, extra-planetary communication, and space travel with CSIRO.

Included:

  • Visit CSIRO research laboratories – see the latest research in action.
  • Participate in discrete lab experiences – explore the science of good health and consider how this would affect space travel.
  • Attend researcher presentations – meet the scientists behind the news headlines.
  • Challenge yourself with open-ended investigations – design, prototype, and test if your spacecraft can keep an astronaut safe and maintain communications while travelling on a mission.

Science Bootcamp participants must be in Years 8-10 in 2017.

Strictly limited places!

Science areas: Astronomy and General Science

Event type: Children and family