Questacon Holiday Workshops

60 Denison Street , Deakin ACT 2601

Check out the Ian Potter Foundation Technology Learning Centre in Deakin and sign the kids up to a workshop during the July school holidays.

These innovation workshop experiences for young people aged between 10-15 years old that will unleash the inner inventor, designer or maker.

These workshops will provide participants with a great opportunity to meet other like-minded people, make some cool stuff, get great advice on their projects, and find out how to further develop their ideas while having heaps of fun along the way!

Morning or afternoon workshops will be available 4, 5 and 8 July. Contact our bookings team on 1800 889 995 to check workshop availability.

Time 9.00am – 12.00pm, 1.00pm – 4.00pm
Where 60 Denison Street, Deakin
Age 10-15 years old only
Cost Q Club members $44.00 per workshop (incl. GST)
Non Q Club members $55.00 per workshop (incl. GST)

Monday 4 July
App Design (AM)
Ever had a bright idea for a new app? Explore what’s going on behind the screen and design the look and feel of your very own clickable app!

Crash Test (PM)
Protect your precious cargo. Design and build a vehicle that’s going to get crumpled in a collision, but leave the occupants unscathed…

Tuesday 5 July
Robot Programming (AM)
How to train your robot! In this workshop, you’ll learn about programming EV3 Lego robots to build assistive technologies.

Robot Hack (PM)
Starting with simple inputs and outputs, you’ll be prototyping a robot that can help the disadvantaged.

Friday 8 July
Crane You Lift It? (AM)
Engineering can present some very creative challenges… Can you build a crane that fits some very tight specifications?

Rockets (PM)
Make, try, refine while building your own space craft. We’ll launch it, but how will it land?

  • Holiday Programs
  • Science/Technology
Age Appropriateness
Cost Per Child
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  • $10
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  • $100+

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