Events


Sep 06

24th Sep: Eureka the mini-musical

Island Bay school in Wellington are one of our newest Wellington House of Science member schools, applying science to the Arts, rising to our challenge of using science to extend across the curriculum. LOVE IT!!!



Aug 10

Symposium keynote speaker announced

The new Prime Minister Chief Science Advisor, Prof Juliet Gerrard, has accepted an invitation to speak at the House of Science annual symposium; a community event that celebrates science. This year’s theme is ‘It takes a village… to raise scientific literacy’ and we are delighted Prof Gerrard will be there to share her view on this crucial topic.

Venue: Lower Hutt Events Centre

Date: Mon 12th November 2018

Registrations will open soon – watch this space!



May 26

MetService ‘Weather Ready’ kit revealed at Space and Science Festival

Jane Leogreen (Wellington HoS GM) ran a fantastic interactive display at the Space and Science Festival at Onslow College in Johnsonville. Lisa from MetService was there to show off the new ‘Weather Ready’ kit that they have sponsored.



May 01

May is Hutt STEMM festival month

This gets bigger and better every year!

Did you know… the Hutt’s science, technology, engineering, mathematics and manufacturing enterprises contribute more than $380 million to New Zealand’s economy, employ more than 3,500 people and support a Crown Research Institute, a government innovation precinct and four tertiary institutions.

This year the entire month of May is dedicated to STEMM, with some amazing events and workshops to stir your interest in all things STEMM. Click here to find out more



Apr 17

May 5, 19 & 26: Space and Science Festival

Starting in Greytown on May 5th and moving to Onslow College on May 19th and 26th this is a must for all science buffs in the lower North island! Like their facebook page to keep up to date with all the news.



Feb 04

Curious Minds has an events page!

Discover what’s happening near you. There are opportunities to get involved in local research, competitions, awards, exhibitions, inspiring talks, roadshows and even festivals. My favourite one: ‘The New Zealand Tree Project’, An exhibition in the Waikato on until Feb 18th. You can filter by region and by event type. Click here for details.