YES Live 2020

This year the Youth Eco Summit (YES) for Primary Schools will be going virtual. This is an opportunity to try something new and exciting, and bringing YES straight in to your classrooms with YES Live.

Your students will be able to participate in interactive virtual workshops and shows, just like the regular onsite YES event you know and love. A range of top program providers are bringing you a variety of interactive and curriculum linked workshops and shows – there is something here for everybody.


BirdLife Southern NSW

Brewongle Environmental Education Centre

Department of Planning, Industry and Environment (DPIE)

kNOw Waste Education Program – Cleanaway

Observatory Hill Environmental Education Centre


Rookwood General Cemetery

Sydney Water

Sydney Zoo

Taronga Zoo

The Bowerbird Herd


YES Live Event Information

Tickets are $180 per class for 1 workshop and 2 shows.

  • Workshop session 1: 9.30 – 10.15 am
  • Workshop session 2: 10.30 – 11.15 am
  • Workshop session 3: 11.30 am – 12.15 pm
  • Australian Wildlife Displays: 1.15 – 2 pm
  • Fizzics Education: 2.15 – 3 pm

Register now for the FREE YES Live shows

Australian Wildlife Displays: Marsupials and More

Meet Dozer the wombat and many more furry Australian animals! See Dozer’s furry face and bony bottom up close! Gum-nuts the ringtail possum, Barney the brush-tailed bettong and Alfie the sugar glider. Let’s learn about these Aussie animals, the adaptations that make them special, their life and their plight in Australia.

Fancy a “Face to face” with the icons of Australian mammals? Join Australian Wildlife Displays at 1.15 – 2 pm on Wednesday 18 November.

Fizzics Education: Liquid Nitrogen Show

Find out how solids, liquids, and gases change when rapidly heated and cooled. Smash a tennis ball! Shrink a balloon instantly! What happens to living things if they are frozen? How does a liquid nitrogen sprinkler work? Watch exploding balloons and more in this super ‘cool’ science show!

Join Fizzics Education at 2.15 – 3pm on Wednesday 18 November.

YES Live is a perfect end of year event celebrating, showcasing and sharing sustainability in action.

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