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Coding & Robotics School Holiday Workshop

Fri 20 January

Code your very own Robot these School Holidays!

STEAMworks is partnering with Fizzics Education to bring this exciting workshop to Portland, NSW. Children aged 8-13 years old will learn how to program games and robots using easy-to-use Scratch, Blockly and Lego Robots with drag-and-drop programming in this interactive day. They will have some fun while learning new skills in coding, animation and the basics of robot programming!

Bookings are essential. The cost of this workshop is covered by a NSW Creative Kids Voucher ($100) which means children aged 8-13 years old can book in for this full-day workshop and parents do not pay any extra!

Note – 2023 Creative Kids Vouchers are now available via the Service NSW website.

To book:
1. Simply apply for a 2023 Creative Kids Voucher with Service NSW by following the prompts: https://www.service.nsw.gov.au/…/apply-for-a-creative…
2. Follow the link below for more information about the workshop and to book using your voucher number:

Full supervision and workshop learnings from 9am to 4pm.
Children must bring own snacks and lunch.

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to learn some coding and robotics skills. Book today to secure your spot – there are limited spots available for this first-time offered school holiday workshop.

For more information or questions about this event, please email us at: steamworkslithgowsciencehub@gmail.com


Fri 20 January
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The Foundations Portland
36 Williwa Street
Portland, NSW 2847 Australia
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0488 188 786
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Local government area
Multi-Arts, STEAM
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