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.

We are developing new tours for Year 11 Chemistry, Year 12 Physics and Year 12 Investigating Science. We will update this page with these resources as they become available.

 

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Available tours
 
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Year 5-6 Science
Duration: 2.5 hrs
Topic: Introduction to ANSTO
More info: tour outline
Year 3-6 Science
Duration: 3 hrs
Topic: Space Science workshop
More info: workshop outline
 
Year 7-10 Science
Duration: 2.5 hrs
Topic: Introduction to nuclear science
More info: tour outline
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Year 9-10 Science
Duration: 2.5 hrs
Topic: hands-on option**
Hands-on workbook
More info: tour outline
Year 11 Chemistry (starting 2018)
Duration: 3 hrs
More info: tour outline
HSC Chemistry (until 2018)
Duration: 3-3.5 hrs
More info: tour outline
 
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HSC Physics (until 2018)
Duration: 3-3.5 hrs
More info: tour outline
HSC Biology (until 2018)
Duration: 3-3.5 hrs
More info: tour outline
HSC Senior Science (until 2018)
Duration: 3-3.5 hrs
More info: tour outline
 
**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.