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Everyone Can Science (Christchurch)

Long-dead scientist Ernest Rutherford claws his way off the hundred-dollar note to give his first lecture in more than 70 years. Bursting with enthusiasm, charm and wit, Ernest will take you on a verbal walking tour through his adventurous life.

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Rutherford
  • Canterbury
  • Talk/Show

Date and time

Thurs 14 - Sat 16 September

Who for

12+

Aoraki Mackenzie Starlight Festival

Celebrate the creation of the southern hemisphere’s first International Dark Sky Reserve! Events include stargazing, lectures, a concert, an essay and poetry competition, documentaries on the night sky, a photographic exhibition, and more.

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AorakiSignFrasergunn
  • Canterbury
  • Activity
  • Exhibition
  • Talk/Show
  • Festival

Date and time

Fri 13 to Sun 15 October

Who for

Everyone

Conservation Week 2017

Conservation Week gives you the opportunity to celebrate the natural environment and help take care of your local special places. There are heaps of these places in New Zealand that you can visit all year round with your family and friends.

Event details

Conservationweek
  • Northland
  • Auckland
  • Bay of Plenty
  • Gisborne
  • Hawkes Bay
  • Taranaki
  • Waikato
  • Manawatu/Wanganui
  • Wellington
  • Southland
  • West Coast
  • Tasman District
  • Otago
  • Nelson City
  • Marlborough
  • Canterbury
  • Activity

Date and time

Sat 14 - Sun 22 October

Who for

Everyone