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Geoscience Australia Tour

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Description

Location:  Geoscience Australia Symonston.
Start point: S35 20.582 E149 09.500  , Sir Harold Raggatt Theatre
Hosts: AngelG27 (Annie)
Start time : Thursday 28-March @ 11:00
Duration: 4 Hours
Drive time from Canberra Park: 30min

Visit Geoscience Australia and learn about ‘The Science Behind Geocaching’ and unearth Geoscience Australia’s role before taking a journey through time with a guided tour of the TimeWalk, and exploring the natural wonders held in the National Mineral and Fossil Collection with a behind-the-scenes tour.
Sub-tour one (TimeWalk)

Walk through Earth’s 4,600-million-year history on an exclusive guided tour of Geoscience Australia’s TimeWalk. This guided tour will take you on a 1.1km stroll around the landscaped gardens while exploring rocks from around Australia – each with its own unique story – and how they tell the story of planet earth: how continents moved, the climate changed, and life evolved.

Sub-tour two (Mineral Collections)
Geoscience Australia houses world-class mineral, meteorite, fossil and rock thin-section specimens within its National Mineral and Fossil Collection. Come on a rare tour of this remarkable collection. Explore the best of Geoscience Australia’s collection and head behind the scenes to peek into a very special safe with their most prized specimens.

 

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Tour Date

Thursday 28-March @ 11:00