Science Circus goes to GMC

IMG_4717The Goulburn Multicultural Centre (GMC) was treated to a special science show by the Shell Questacon Science Circus on Friday 14 June. Pictured here are Matt Dunn, Mitchell Crouch, Shannan Langford-Salisbury, Sarah Mason and Talia Pettigrew communicating some awesome science to the young humanitarian immigrants in Goulburn. Continue reading

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Opening Doors grooves at GMC

IMG_4690On Friday 26 April, Opening Doors joined the young humanitarian immigrants in Goulburn for a dance party organised by the Goulburn Multicultural Centre (GMC). Pictured here are the participants on that day. Continue reading

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GMC puts Questacon return family passes to good use

The Goulburn Multicultural Centre put their return family passes to good use when they revisiDSCN4950ted Questacon on Friday 19 April. Pictured here is the group of young humanitarian immigrants accompanied by some of their parents and siblings, at Questacon. For more pictures, visit the Opening Doors Image Gallery. Continue reading

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Round Two of Science Tours

Opening Doors is delighted to announce that the Goulburn Multicultural Centre will be embarking on a second round of science tours during the April school holidays. Continue reading

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Opening Doors acclaimed by Inspiring Australia

Dr Sean Perera, the Opening Doors Project Leader, was the guest speaker at the Inspiring Australia National Harmony Day celebrations held at Questacon on 27 March. Continue reading

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More Opening Doors activities for 2013!

Opening Doors plans to have more activities in Goulburn in 2013. Project Leader, Dr Sean Perera, met with Ms Charlotte Butler at the Goulburn Multicultural Centre last week to discuss plans for a consecutive science tour to Canberra. This year’s tour will offer the young people and their families more time to spend at Questacon and Mount Stromlo Observatory. More information about the science tour will be posted here soon. Continue reading

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Opening Doors nominated for Migration Council Australia Award

The Opening Doors project has been nominated for a Migration Council Australia Award under the award category of Settlement Innovation. Nominations close on Friday 8 February 2013. Continue reading

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Science Photo Contest Winners Announced

undefinedOpening Doors in collaboration with the Goulburn Multicultural Centre announced the winners of the Science Photo Contest at a special Science Photography Exhibition on Tuesday 20 November at the Mcdermott Centre in Goulburn. Continue reading

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Opening Doors Science Photo Contest

undefinedDuring the two-day Opening Doors science tour to Canberra, the participants from Goulburn were informed about science photography. Continue reading

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Opening Doors Research Seminar

undefinedResearch students and academic staff at the Australian National Centre for the Public Awareness of Science were presented with a research seminar by Opening Doors Project Leader, Dr Sean Perera. Continue reading

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