Adults-Only Science

On Monday 2 September, when the sun goes down and the stars come out, Questacon will come alive for a special adults-only night of science. Join us to explore the iconic exhibitions and experience a dazzling array of pop-up science, interactive displays and live music. Your guides for the evening will be 30 of Australia’s emerging leaders in chemistry, physics and medicine, fresh from mentorship with Nobel prize-winners in Germany*. A tasty selection of food, wine and beer will be available to purchase to fuel your adventures through more than 200 hands-on exhibits in themed galleries. For only $15, you can play, discover and be entertained by the quirks and wonders of science with some of Australia’s brightest young minds. Limited tickets available—don’t miss out! Date: Monday 2 September Time: 6pm-9pm Price: $15 pre-sale ($20 at the door on the night) This is an 18+ only event. Photo ID will be requested on entry and to purchase alcohol. *About the Lindau alumni Every year, the Australian Academy of Science and the Science and Industry Endowment Fund (SIEF) sends top early-career scientists to Lindau, Germany, to spend a week with Nobel laureates. For the first time, we’re bringing these remarkable researchers back together for a unique social event at Australia’s National Science and Technology Centre.