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“Fire in the Hills” – Volcanoes of the Newer Volcanics Province is a program of events on the weekend of 28th February and 1st March 2015. Volcanologists will explain about the volcanoes of the Hamilton area on the Saturday and on the Sunday provide free hands-on volcano and minerals lessons for school age students.

When: Saturday 28th February 2015 and Sunday 1st March 2015

Time: Saturday 28th February 2015 – 10am
              Sunday 1st March 2015 – TBA

Where: Volcanoes Discovery Centre, Martin Street, Penshurst

The two days will include:

On 28th of February –
Talks about Volcanoes, viewing the landscape from the summit of Mount Rouse and touring the volcanic deposits of Mount Rouse.
On 1st of March –
Free hands-on lessons for primary students (make a volcano erupt) and secondary students (minerals – the building blocks of rocks).

Registration for Saturday 28th February is essential by Friday 20th February 2015 and may be provided to :

info@volcanoesdiscoverycentre.com.au

OR

Telephone (03) 55767233   (please leave name and contact number)

Registration for Sunday 1st March  (please note that places are strictly limited) is essential by Friday 20th February 2015 and may be provided to :

info@volcanoesdiscoverycentre.com.au

OR

Telephone (03) 55767233   (please leave name and contact number)

“Fire in the Hills” –  Volcanoes of the Newer Volcanics Province is being proudly provided by:

Advance Penshurst
Friends of Yatmerone
Monash University
Monvolc
Museum Victoria
The University of Melbourne
Volcanoes Discovery Centre, Penshurst