STEAM AHEAD - Kids Festival
Saturday May 25 to Sunday May 26
Bungarribee, Western Sydney Parklands
- WHAT: STEAM AHEAD - Kids Festival
- WHEN: 25 May 2019, 09:30 am until 26 May 2019, 04:30 pm
- WHERE: Bungarribee, Western Sydney Parklands
- HOW MUCH: Free
- WEBSITE: https://www.steamahead.org.au/
Steam Ahead, an interactive art and science extravaganza for kids (and grown-ups) is set to take over Bungarribee Park in Western Sydney Parklands on the weekend of 25 and 26 May. Giant roving creatures, interactive installations, games, workshops, discussions & demonstrations will be free for families to enjoy.
Featured artists and attractions:
The Edible Bug Shop – find out all about the nutritional value of bugs and the role they are likely to play in our diets in the future. Taste them if you dare!
Crazy Science Lab – create bubbling CO2 canisters that fly through the air, investigate the pH of chemicals and see amazing 'magical' potions that appear to change colour in front of your eyes.
Forensics: Who Dunnit? – test fingerprints, bite marks, splatter patterns and all sorts of evidence to help solve a tricky mystery.
Lost in Books – take a seat and be treated to a story or share one of your own with the crowd.
Nature Journaling – explore the riches of the natural world by writing and/or drawing the surroundings.
Gen Zen Warriors – try mindfulness techniques that include dance, relaxation, crafts, art, games and movement.
Robotics Man – a heady mix of circus, stunts, comedy and construction, Sam takes his audience on a journey of epic proportions!