STEM Fair 2023

Discover the fascinating world of science, tech engineering and maths at MOTAT with the 2023 STEM Fair!

Date & Time

2 Apr 2023 | 10:00am - 4:00pm



This exciting day is all about showcasing the best of the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths in Aotearoa.

With specialist exhibitors from leading STEM organisations will be ready to engage and inspire the next generation of Kiwi kids to consider careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) with exciting demonstrations and displays. Kids are encouraged to be curious, get stuck in and have a go with a variety of activities.

Doctor, Police Officer, or wannabe Game Designer? The MOTAT STEM Fair is designed to showcase STEM principles in an interactive environment outside the classroom, where kids of all ages can experience ground-breaking new technology at play.

Get up close with some of New Zealand’s most respected STEM institutions and see the exciting work taking place in this industry.

Discover interactive virtual reality, squishy circuits and aquabots, 3-D printing and dig up some dirt and the Excavation Station.

Whatever your tamariki are into, there will be something to inspire and show how much fun STEM can be.


Please note: Photography and filming may take place on the day for marketing purposes.


Some areas are not wheelchair accessible due to stairs, confined spaces, and uneven surfaces.

Noise: display and activity areas can be noisy.

Mobility parking is available on site at Great North Road. Please arrange in advance.


We recommend parking outside the Aviation Hall and enjoying the free heritage tram ride between sites.

Mobility parking is available on site at Great North Road. Please arrange in advance.