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Family Science Games Night – 2020 CANCELLED

We regret to inform you that we have cancelled the Games Night this year – due to Covid-19 restrictions  on gatherings.

We hope to be back in action for 2021


Deakin University – STEME Eduction Team is hosting three Family Science Games Nights at each of our campuses during National Science Week Come along to an exciting evening playing science board games.

Have fun with family and friends and learn some science.

Each Deakin University campus will be hosting a Family Science Games Night where families can play a range of science educational board games.

Collect groups of animals in Go Extinct and learn about classification; learn about the body while trying and kill family members in Organ Attack; and build a killer virus with Virulence. A variety of board games suitable from early childhood to adult will be available to play.

Events will be run by Deakin University science education academics and students who are experienced in playing games for learning. Information about resources that enable families to continue play science games will be available on the night.

All Family Science Games Nights will run from 6:00 to 8:30pm

Attendance is FREE but spaces are limited so please register through Eventbrite to secure your place. Registration opens on the 1st June (click on the location to go to the Eventbrite page – after the 1st June)

Deakin University: Warrnambool – CANCELLED

Deakin University: Waurn Ponds  – CANCELLED

Deakin University: Burwood  – CANCELLED

Posted Dec 15, 2019

17 August 2020, 6:00pm to 19 August 2020