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ChemCentre Open Day 2017

Join us as we celebrate chemists as local heroes; discover how science saves the day and make science your mission at ChemCentre Open Day 2017! Have a fun day out with friends and family while learning about the role that chemistry plays in safeguarding the WA community, industry and environment.

When: Saturday, August 19 2017. 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Where: Building 500
Cnr Manning Road and Townsing Drive, Bentley, WA, 6102
Topic: Environment and nature, Health and medical, Innovation and technology
Cost: Free
Other: Wheelchair access
Social Media: Facebook

This year’s highlights include:

  • The Clan Lab Experience – dressing up and exploring the life of real chemist heroes who help the WA Police solve crimes!
  • Tours of our Forensics and Environmental Chemistry Laboratories
  • Loads of exciting new shows, activities, and exhibitions
  • Special guests from WA Police, Department of Fire and Emergency Services, Greyhounds as Pets and more
  • FREE Soil Testing – bring along some backyard soil and our experts will analyse it to provide scientific insights into the chemistry of your soil
  • FREE Liquid Nitrogen Ice cream and Fairy Floss
  • and much, much more…

Come along and make science your mission!

About ChemCentre
ChemCentre is Western Australia’s foremost provider of expert chemical and forensic science services to government, industry and the broader community. A statutory authority since 2007, ChemCentre’s major clients include the Western Australian Government, government trading enterprises and leading commercial organisations. ChemCentre is located within the Resources and Chemistry Precinct at Curtin University. More information.

Contact details:

Katie Eales
Phone: 08 9422 9828

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