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School Holidays: STEM Punks Workshops

*Upcoming events are subject to change

  • Price: $5 per child

Launch into space and the future these school holidays with our Minecraft Workshops!

Join us these January school holidays for our fun and educational STEM workshops. Learn from space experts on how to create Space Habitats using design thinking, STEM skills (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and Minecraft in the Space Base Minecraft workshop or design your very own future city using Minecraft, design in 3D and Augmented Reality (AR) in our Future Cities workshop.

The STEM Punks Workshop includes:

  • 40 minute Future Cities or Space Base Minecraft teacher led activity
  • One month free access to STEM Punks TV streaming service
  • Recommended for ages 5 - 12 years old

Dates: Monday 17 - Friday 21 January 2022
Daily Session Times:

  • Session 1: 10am - 10:40am
  • Session 2: 11am - 11:40am
  • Session 3: 12pm - 12:40pm

Bookings are essential, limited spaces available
Where: Centre Court, between the Concierge Desk and Boost Juice
Cost: $5 per child
Number of bookings per session: 15

Please note: One ticket per child. Adults are not required to purchase a ticket. This is a children's event with adults to supervise their child at all times (i.e. stand outside event zone).

Workshop Timetable:
Monday: Future Cities Minecraft
Tuesday: Space Base Minecraft
Wednesday: Future Cities Minecraft
Thursday: Space Base Minecraft
Friday: Future Cities Minecraft


Book your spot

The STEM Punks Workshop sessions are exclusive to Westfield Plus Members. 300 seats are available in total across sessions, no additional sessions will be released once sold out. Maximum 15 students per session. Must show Westfield Plus member card upon entry to workshop.

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We can't wait to see you there!


Workshop Overview

Future Cities
In this workshop children will learn how to design in 3D and use Augumented Reality and Minecraft to create and explore their very own future city.

Learning outcomes:

  • Learn some of the challenges city planners face when building cities
  • Consider environmental factors when planning future city
  • Plan a future city in 2D and create it with design in 3D and Minecraft
  • Understand AR and their real-world applications
  • Manipulate and code objects for an interactive AR experience

Space Base Minecraft
In Space Base Minecraft, children will create their very own liveable Space Habitat using 3D Design and Minecraft.

Learning outcomes:

  • Design a liveable Space Habitat using STEM skills, 3D Design and Minecraft
  • Understand the challenges of living in space and the exploration of other planets from Space Industry experts


STEM Punks TV streaming service

STEM Punks TV provides inspiring and safe STEM Education for kids, featuring curated educational videos to engage and enhance young minds with educational and entertaining videos in a safe and ad free environment.

All booked participants will receive one month free access to STEM Punks TV streaming service.


COVID-safe measures in our centres

Your wellbeing is our priority, so we ask our customers to remember the importance of maintaining physical distancing and good hygiene practices during your visit in centre.

We encourage you to check in using one of the many QR Codes located in our centre, as well as the event specific QR Code found at entrance to event. Hand sanitiser will also be provided at various points for your use. Masks are to be worn by adults and children aged 12 years and over at all times.

For more information on current government health restrictions, we encourage you to visit: https://www.health.qld.gov.au/

For more information on the precautions and actions we’re taking to prioritise your wellbeing, please visit: https://www.westfield.com.au/customer-updates/coronavirus


Discover what’s on this school holidays at Westfield North Lakes

T&Cs apply. Must be a Westfield Plus member. Limited spaces available, bookings required. Refunds are available up to 3 days prior to the event. If you are unable to attend the event, please email North Lakes Marketing at [email protected] to confirm cancellation. Children must remain under the supervision of a parent or guardian at all times.

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