Class talks

Our education team can visit your school and provide free activity based presentations.

Wind turbine challenge

Challenge your students to design and build a fast wind turbine, tested on a voltmeter.  Students can redesign and repeat the test.  Includes an overview of renewable energy in Tasmania.
Year: 7-10
Timeframe: 45 minutes
No. of students: 30

Engineer a turbine

Using recycled materials, students design and build a turbine that’s speed is tested by measuring RPM’s in the circulated water of the Turbinator. An overview of energy transfer is included.
Year: 7-10
Timeframe: 45 minutes
No. of students: 30

Book a class talk

Class talks are offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays between Week 2 and 10 of each Term. Available dates can be viewed below. Click on the relevant session time below, complete the form and submit. Our education team will contact you directly to confirm your booking. Any questions? Please contact education@hydro.com.au