Community tours 

 

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You’re invited to go behind the scenes at ANSTO and see 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 2018

Date: Tuesday July 10
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm (Bookings)

Date: Tuesday July 10
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm (Bookings)

 
Next Gen STEM 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 2018

Date: Thursday July 19
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm (Bookings)

Date: Thursday October 11
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm (Bookings)

 
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 2018
Date: Saturday June 16
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm (Bookings)
Date: Saturday June 30
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm (Bookings)
Date: Monday July 9
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm (Bookings)
Date: Wednesday July 11
Time: 1:00 pm - 3.00 pm (Bookings)
Date: Saturday July 14
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm (Bookings)
Date: Saturday September 15
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm (Bookings)
Date: Saturday September 29
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm (Bookings)
Date: Saturday October 13
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm (Bookings)
Date: Saturday October 27
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm (Bookings)
Date: Saturday November 10
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm (Bookings)
Date: Saturday November 24
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm (Bookings)
 

 

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