School tours 


Our school tours are designed to meet syllabus outcomes and enhance students’ understanding of nuclear science and technology.

All tours are free and are available Monday to Friday for Year 5 through to HSC classes. For all booking enquiries call the Discovery Centre on (02) 9717 3090 or email tours@ansto.gov.au with potential dates.

 

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Available tours
 
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Stage 3 Science
Duration: 2.5hrs
Topic: A question of energy
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Stage 4/5 Science
Duration: 2.5hrs
Topic: Introduction to nuclear science
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Stage 5 Science
Duration: 2.5hrs
Topic: hands-on option**
Hands-on workbook
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Year: HSC Chemistry
Duration: 3-3.5hrs
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Year: HSC Physics
Duration: 3-3.5hrs
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Year: HSC Biology
Duration: 3-3.5hrs
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Periodic table   
Year: HSC Senior Science
Duration: 3-3.5hrs
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**Available only for small groups of Year 9 and 10 students (up to 80 students), we offer an optional program of hands-on activities instead of a presentation in the theatre before the tour. Please indicate when you book that you would like to do this option.
 
University and TAFE groups: Tours can be customised to suit your students’ needs.
 
Tours can be organised for a maximum of 160 students and tours can be customised to suit your students’ needs.