August: Sanford science and technology fair

The Sanford Science and Technology Fair is a public display of original exhibits on scientific or technological themes by over 200 school students. Students from Mid and South Canterbury and North Otago, are invited to showcase their work and a panel of judges award prizes. Public may attend free of charge. Read more at

2015 Timaru Herald news item
2016 Timaru Herald news item

Each year since 2011 our club has assisted with funding, via our charitable trust, and volunteers to set up and take down of the fair.  Glen Clarkson instigated our club's support during his term as president