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Cawthron Open Day 2017

Sunday 9th April 2017

You’re invited to Cawthron Institute’s Open Day 2017.

We’re throwing open the doors so bring the whole family and find out what happens behind the scenes at New Zealand’s largest independent science research organisation.

This Open Day is themed 'Healthy Freshwater' and you can expect:

- Interactive displays showing Cawthron’s world-leading science, suitable for adults and children.

- Freshwater fish, slimy algae, and wriggly macroinvertebrates.

- Interesting scheduled presentations from our scientists followed by question time.

You can join us anytime between 10am - 2pm, but it's best to plan ahead if you want to hear one of our scheduled presentations. Timetable:

You can find out more about Cawthron Institute on our website: or visit us on Facebook @friendsofcawthron.

Family Friendly Featured Free


April 9


10am - 2pm


Nelson & suburbs


Cawthron Institute Inner-City Site
98 Halifax Street East

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Free Event


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