Alice Springs rocks during Earth Science Week

Department of Tourism, Sport and Culture

Earth Science Week 2019 runs from 13-19 October 2019 andAlice Springs Desert Park is joining forces with the Department of PrimaryIndustry and Resources NT Geological Survey (NTGS) to shine a light ongeoscience.

The objective of Earth Science Week is to remind people thatscience surrounds them, and the theme of this years event is Geoscience isfor everyone.

The partnership between Alice Springs Desert Park and NTGSwill help build awareness of the geological significance of the Alice Springsregion.

On Saturday, 19 October, Alice Rock Stars will take place atAlice Springs Desert Park from 11am until 3pm. Attendees will explore geology throughspecial presentations by Dr Verity Normington from NTGS and Superstar of STEMand long-term Alice Springs geologist Gary Price. This free event will includehands-on activities for all ages.

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