Activity Providers

  • WeBuild - Engineering: Safeguard the past and built the future

    Drop into the Webuild Tent at the City of Science to discover the incredible ways engineering is used around the world to safeguard the past and build the future. Explore exhibits with activities for all ages and unlock your inner engineer.

    Webuild, is a leading global player in the construction of large, complex projects for sustainable mobility, hydropower, water and green buildings. Webuild, and its Australian business, Clough, have delivered challenging, complex and rewarding projects in Queensland for over 50 years; together they are committed to supporting the future of the state, its communities, and people.

  • Cross River Rail - Transforming Travel

    Catch up on how Cross River Rail is transforming travel. Code some tiny robots to travel on the new rail line, experience the underground stations through VR, and ask our experts all your Cross River Rail questions.

    Cross River Rail is a new 10.2 km rail line that includes 5.9 km of twin tunnels running under the Brisbane River and CBD with four new underground stations at Boggo Road, Woolloongabba, Albert Street and Roma Street.
    The project will also deliver a new above-ground station at Exhibition; a rebuild for seven stations between Dutton Park and Salisbury; construction of three new stations on the Gold Coast; construction of two new train stabling facilities and installation of a new world-class signalling system.

     

  • QIMR Berghofer Mozzie Lab

    Since 1945, the Queensland Institute of Medical Research, now QIMR Berghofer, has worked to improve the lives of people locally, and across the globe – driving better health outcomes through impactful medical research. The Institute has earned its place among Australia’s top medical research institutes with an enviable reputation for ground-breaking and transformative health discoveries. We seek to discover ways to diagnose earlier, and deliver better treatment, for some of the world’s deadliest diseases. By embracing new techniques and technologies to advance medical science, we are leading the way to significant innovation in health – and in doing so, offering hope for a healthier, better tomorrow.

  • Understanding Earth Science with the Geological Society of Australia (Queensland Division)

    Understanding geology is the basis of many earth-based studies, including environmental science and botany to name a few. The Geological Society of Australia (Queensland Division) offers many products and services to assist teachers, students and enthusiasts to better understand geology. Come and discover some of them.

    The Geological Society of Australia is a society for professional geologists. One aim of the society is to educate the general public on the importance of geology on our environment.

  • Griffith University

    Griffith University was created to be a different kind of university —challenging conventions, creating bold new trends and pioneering solutions. Ranking in the top 2% of universities worldwide, its future-focused degrees are developed in consultation with industry, based on cutting-edge research, and taught by Australia’s most awarded teachers.

  • The University of Queensland

    The University of Queensland (UQ) is one of Australia’s leading research and teaching institutions. We strive for excellence through the creation, preservation, transfer and application of knowledge. For more than a century, we have educated and worked with outstanding people to deliver knowledge leadership for a better world.