Demo/workshop: Tharwa

Drop in to visit the National Quantum & Dark Matter Road Trip in Tharwa, and discover all things quantum and dark matter!

Date: Sunday 14 August 2022
Time: 12:30–2:30 pm
Venue: Field Room, Lanyon Homestead, Tharwa Dr, Tharwa ACT 2620


Throughout the event (12:30–2:30 pm), the team will have a range of interactive quantum and dark matter demos on display, as well as a range of activities such as colouring, science art and badge-making.  In addition to these drop-in activities, the team will deliver short presentations on quantum technologies and dark matter discovery:

12:30–12:45 pm: Dark matter presentation
1:30–1:45 pm: Quantum presentation

This event will have activities suitable for all ages.  The presentations are targeted at a junior high-school level, but should appeal to general audiences.

Visit for more or follow @qdmroadtrip on Twitter and Instagram.

Major funding support

Australian Research Council

The Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Engineered Quantum Systems (EQUS) acknowledges the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and their continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respects to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders past and present.