Public Events

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The Great ShakeOut
Participate in the world’s largest earthquake safety drill, joining millions of individuals, families, schools, universities, businesses, governments, community groups and organisations worldwide in preparing for earthquakes.

Touch a piece of the Moon!
Come and touch a piece of the Moon - the only lunar touchstone in the southern hemisphere.

Earth Science Week
This annual international celebration aims to promote the importance and relevance of Earth science to society.