Calling all magnificent young scientists!


Join us in the BioDiscovery Centre during the school holidays.


Delve into the world of Microbiology! 

Learn how to 'stain' a scientific sample and use a micropipette.

Use your science sleuthing skills to labout identifying different bacteria.


COST $50 per session
AGE Strictly 10-14 years
VENUE Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research QEII Medical Centre, Nedlands 
Date Time Book
Tuesday April 24th 2018 1.30pm to 3.30pm  CLICK HERE
Thursday April 26th 2018 1.30pm to 3.30pm  CLICK HERE
Friday April 27th 2018 1.30pm to 3.30pm  CLICK HERE 

Please note:

  • This program is aimed at a general audience and should not be seen as an academic extension or challenge activity.
  • As part of the program your child/ren will be working in a fully functional scientific laboratory and will be handling scientific equipment and materials.
  • Whilst all care will be taken as to safety precautions, please note that the Lotterywest BioDiscovery Centre cannot be held liable for any injury or damage to either your child/ren or personal property.
  • All samples and microscope slides will be disposed of in biohazard waste receptacles at the cessation of the activity.
  • Your child will be using the internet as a research tool during the course of the program. Children are responsible for self-monitoring their use of the internet to appropriate sites for the purpose of research.
  • This program is subsidized by the Lotterywest BioDiscovery Centre. Your fee contributes to covering the cost of lab supplies and resources required for the session.


Contact the Eduction Team
T: 08 6151 0811

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