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The Mobile Antarctic Classroom – Antarctic Festival Tour

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  • The Mawson's Huts Foundation and New Norfolk Library, Libraries Tasmania
    9 Charles Street, New Norfolk TAS 7140, Australia

The Mobile Antarctic Classroom is touring Tasmania this National Science Week!


Play with magnets, pretend penguin eggs and polarising filters. Look at genuine and replica Antarctic artefacts. Take a photo in our snow tent. Learn the answers to all your Antarctic history and science questions.

Whether you’re in kindergarten or retired, we’ve got something for you!

The Mobile Antarctic Classroom is on tour before the Australian Antarctic Festival (22 - 25 August), presented by the Mawson’s Huts Foundation.

Bookings will open in July.


This National Science Week event is supported by Events Tasmania.

Location Information

There is an automatic front door and an accessible toilet in the building. Parking is available beside the building and an accessible car park is close to the front door. For information on the New Norfolk Library please see