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August events programme

Weekend highlights

Saturday 15–Sunday 16 August: Working on design
Find out what’s happening in New Zealand open-wheel motorsport design, and learn about design developments in both racing and on-road cars.

Full programme

Date Event Venue
     
Sat 01 August    
11am–5pm B A Racer simulators Wellington Foyer, Level 2
All day Karts in the Foyer Wellington Foyer, Level 2
     
Sun 02 August    
11am–5pm B A Racer simulators Wellington Foyer, Level 2
All day Karts in the Foyer Wellington Foyer, Level 2
     
Saturday 15 August    
All day Designer cars in the Foyer Wellington Foyer, Level 2
All day F1 design competition Wellington Foyer, Level 2
All day Karts in the Foyer Wellington Foyer, Level 2
10am–4pm Constructors Car Club on the Plaza Te Papa Plaza, outside the entrance
11am–5pm B A Racer simulators Wellington Foyer, Level 2
11am–12 noon Expert floortalks (Craig Russell and David Lovegrove) Visa Platinum Gallery, Level 4
11am–4pm UCOL pit crew experience  The Amphitheatre, Level 1
12.30–1.30pm Expert tips for young F1 designers Wellington Foyer, Level 2
2.30pm–3.30pm The issues of F1 design – panel discussion The Marae, Level 4
     
Sunday 16 August    
All day Designer cars in the Foyer Wellington Foyer, Level 2
All day F1 design competition Wellington Foyer, Level 2
All day Karts in the Foyer Wellington Foyer, Level 2
10am–4pm Constructors Car Club on the Plaza Te Papa Plaza, outside the entrance
11am–5pm B A Racer simulators Wellington Foyer, Level 2
11am–12 noon Expert floortalks (Craig Russell and David Lovegrove) Visa Platinum Gallery, Level 4
11am–4pm UCOL pit crew experience  The Amphitheatre, Level 1
12.30pm–1.15pm Hulme CanAm supercar - expert talk Soundings Theatre, Level 2
1.30–2.30pm Student racing-car designers take on the world (FSAE) Soundings Theatre, Level 2
3pm–4.30pm Trio at the Top (2001) documentary Soundings Theatre, Level 2
     
Sunday 23 August    
11am–4pm Model car racing  The Amphitheatre, Level 1
     
Sat 29 August    
All day Vintage Karts in the Foyer  Wellington Foyer, Level 2
11am–5pm B A Racer simulators Wellington Foyer, Level 2
     
Sun 30 August    
All day Vintage Karts in the Foyer Wellington Foyer, Level 2
11am–5pm B A Racer simulators Wellington Foyer, Level 2
3pm–4.30pm Trio at the Top (2001) documentary Soundings Theatre, Level 2

 

Hulme CanAm Supercar
Hulme CanAm ‘Bear 1’ supercar.
Will be on display in the Wellington Foyer on 15 and 16 August 2009

Store – F1 merchandise

Die cast replica
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Friends of Te Papa
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