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World Science Festival Brisbane: Gladstone

  • Gladstone Entertainment Convention Centre 58 Goondoon Street Gladstone Central, QLD, 4680 Australia (map)

Student Day 2 March

Students from Years 7 to 9 in the Central Queensland region are invited to participate in the World Science Festival Brisbane’s Regional Program in Gladstone through an event specifically dedicated to school engagement. Each session will include opportunities to interact with artefacts, marvel at exhibition displays and experience some practical hands-on science demonstrations.

Students will also have the opportunity to speak with industry professionals from STEM‑related fields.

In small groups, students will engage with scientists and industry professionals from a variety of science practices to discover the wonder, awe and inspirational career pathways available in STEM.

Community Day 3 March

The program as part of World Science Festival Brisbane, hosted at the Gladstone Entertainment and Convention Centre, will give residents of Gladstone and surrounding areas the opportunity to explore the wonders of science through workshops, hands on activities and visual displays.

Leading scientists will explain how scientific discoveries will lead to greater innovation within their fields. Community members will be able to speak with these science leaders to learn how research is crossing boundaries to help us better understand the mysteries of the past and our current environment in order to help shape the future.

Bookings are not required for this event.

Power of Engineering will be running workshops across both days. If you'd like to get involved, please contact

For more information on the Student Day on 2 March, please click here.

For more information on the Community Day on 3 March, please click here.


Earlier Event: January 24
Macquarie University High School Event
Later Event: March 6
Brisbane High School Event