13 Jul 2020 - 31 Aug 2020

Experience Colour with your education group on a self-guided tour. Engage with over 20 interactive exhibits, ranging from iridescent insects to colour illusions.

Exhibits explore themes and ideas from the scientific disciplines of Physical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Social & Psychological Sciences, and Technology.

The Colour exhibition has links to specific National Curriculum outcomes from Foundation Year through to Year 5, as well as broad conceptual links to the National Curriculum Science Enquiry Skill strand. Find out more in the Colour Exhibition Teacher’s Notes.*

Term Dates: BOOK FOR TERM 3 – Monday 13 July to Monday 31 August 2020 WEEKDAYS ONLY
Session Times: 3 Sessions Daily: 9:30am-11am | 11:30am-1pm | 1:30pm-3pm
Bookings: Group Bookings ESSENTIAL! Please complete the Booking Form and email to [email protected] or fax 07 3810 7030

Refer to the COLOUR Exhibition Risk Assessment Guide

NB A COVID-Safe plan for the Gallery is currently in place including the following measures:

    • Limiting admission in line with Queensland Government Guidelines
    • Ensuring compliance with physical distancing
    • Undertaking additional regular cleaning of the Gallery including high-traffic areas and high-touch items
    • Providing sanitiser stations throughout the Gallery
    • Continuing to monitor Queensland Government Health guidelines and providing updates when required.
  • To ensure COVID-Safe compliance the following exhibits are unavailable: Kids’ Trail, Reflected Light, How Do You Look?, The Eyes are All Grey.
Age Group: ALL AGES. Recommended for ages 5 to 12 years although suitable for a wide range of ages and abilities. Children must be supervised by an accompanying adult or carer at all times.

This exhibition was developed by Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre, Canberra