Festival of Bright Ideas – returning in 2021

Festivals and Celebrations

15 Aug 2020 Annual Event

This year’s FOBI has been cancelled but we hope to see you back in 2021. National Science Week will be hosting tons of free online events this August for you to get your science fix.

The Festival of Bright Ideas (FOBI) is a science festival located at Hobart’s Princes Wharf One (PW1). Featuring science stars live on stage and tons of activities and info booths for people of all ages, FOBI aims to make science accessible to all Tasmanians.
FOBI is part of National Science Week.


Family Friendly Free Wifi Kiosk Non Smoking Public Toilet


Children under 18 years of age are free. Families of two adults, with or without children, are $15 total. Children are classified as under 18 years of age. Full details and up to date prices available closer to the event at the website.

Event Dates

Annual Event

15 Aug 2020

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