Community tours 

 

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You’re invited to go behind the scenes at ANSTO and see what the instruments scientists use to improve our health, understand our environment and develop new solutions for industry. 
 
For all booking enquiries call the Discovery Centre on (02) 9717 3090 or email tours@ansto.gov.au.
 

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Available tours

 
Up and Atom tours

This tour offers a fun and interactive introductory experience with games and experiments suitable for primary school aged students and their parents. 
Audience: Children aged 8-13 years and their parents
Duration: 2 hours
 
Tour timetable

Date: Thursday January 5 
Time: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Date: Thursday January 19 
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Date: Monday January 23 
Time: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Date: Friday January 6
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Date: Friday January 20 
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Date: Tuesday January 24 
Time: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

  
 
Science Careers tours

A careers day focusing on the diverse career pathways inside a major scientific and engineering facility. A panel of scientists will be on hand to answer questions and discuss the interesting and various career pathways they took to arrive at ANSTO.
Audience: Adults and children 14 years plus
Duration: 3 hours
  
Tour timetable
Date: New dates for 2017 to be released shortly
Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm
 
 
Science Discovery tours

This tour provides an in depth look into the world of nuclear science and the work ANSTO does in the areas of health, the environment and delivering solutions for industry. 
 
Audience: Adults and children 14 years plus
Duration: 2.5 hours
 
Tour timetable
Date: Thursday January 5
Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm
Date: Thursday January 19
Time: 1:30pm - 4:00pm
  
Date: Monday January 23
Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm
Date: Tuesday January 24 
Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm

Date: Wednesday January 25 
Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm 

Custom tours for large groups

Tours can be booked for large groups (12 or more people) Monday to Friday, subject to availability. 

Audience: Adults and children 8 years plus
Duration: 2.5 hours
When: Contact the Discovery Centre with your preferred dates