Scientist on stage creating an explosion

World Science Festival Queensland: Toowoomba

17 — 18 May 2024

Student Day
Friday 17 May 2024

Community Day
Saturday 18 May 2024

Recommended for all ages.

Queensland Museum Cobb+Co


All events are free. Bookings are essential for schools and groups.

World Science Festival Queensland returns to Toowoomba at Queensland Museum Cobb+Co from on 17 – 18 May 2024 bringing explosive science.

Showcasing science from the supermassive to minuscule, World Science Festival Queensland will engage visitors through activities, shows and stalls featuring the best of the region’s science and technology and some visiting spectacular cross-discipline science treats.

Full program to be announced soon.

Visit as a school

World Science Festival Queensland returns to Toowoomba on 17 - 18 May at Queensland Museum Cobb+Co. The Student Day kicks off the event and features a series of workshops with integratedSTEM Outback Roadshow, Army Drone Racing show, marine-inspired STEM stage show, Trailblazers in Transport Workshop and more.

Student Day registrations are free, with a morning and afternoon session available (two activities per session). Bookings are now open and we welcome all educators to book in for a half day or full day visit to World Science Festival Queensland.

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