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STEMFest wins Community Award for Event Excellence

March 2023 – STEM Wana Trust are proud to announce that Tauranga STEM Festival (STEMFest) has been awarded the Western Bay Community Award for Event Excellence for the second time.

STEMFest will be back in October 2023!

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You won’t want to miss the next STEMFest, we’re going BIG and BOLD. If you want to sponsor this amazing community driven kaupapa, please contact us for more information.

Thank you to everyone who came to our STEM in the Community x NASA event!

Dr. Rubins toured the central North Island, starting her tour at Palmerston North’s Te Manawa Museum on Sunday 8th January with an interactive workshop for families, stopping off at Taupō and Rotorua on Monday 9th January for a meet and greet with young space and science fans, culminating in a waterfront ‘A Night in with a NASA Astronaut’ extravaganza in Tauranga on Tuesday 10th January.

Official STEMFest Photos

Here are some highlights captured on Sunday 2nd October 2022.

Some of our Sponsors and Exhibitors

Here's a small selection of all the interactive activities we had at STEMFest 2022
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