A year programme of STEM activations and engaging events, culminating in an exciting STEM activation in Tauranga’s CBD.

Register your interest now or get in touch with the team, we would love to hear from you!


For students aged 16+.

Budding coders, developers, and designers will work alongside senior and experienced mentors to deliver an interactive website/app. Using real-life working principles you will be required to utilise your project planning skills, self-organise, and work collaboratively as a team.


Making STEM Entertaining.

Bringing internationally renowned STEM experts and heroes to Tauranga and New Zealand online and in person. Delivering ‘entertaining STEM’ with a student matinee followed by a public evening event in the evening. Register your interest for the School’s matinee event in September.


A day of STEM exploration for children aged 8-12 years old.

Interactive and fun day of STEM activities, creating opportunities to reach out, raise up, reinforce, relate, and reimagine STEM. A “STEM-a-thon” format simultaneously held across several locations on 9th December 2020. Team registration of interest now open for schools and community groups in the Bay of Plenty.


Designed and developed by the YouthDev team, this unique website app will be an interactive way of exploring the hidden STEM challenges and tasks within Tauranga’s CBD. Activated from 1st October to 31 December 2020.


The STEM HQ will be the main focus for the STEM Explorer Trail. A FREE to visit engaging and interactive hands-on space that will inspire experimentation, exploration, for all ages. Located in the heart of Tauranga’s CBD. Bring your curiosity!

Register your interest now or get in touch with the team, we would love to hear from you!