About the Red Zone

Griffith's Red Zones provide exciting interactive learning experiences for visitors. Through hands-on technology and massive projection displays, you can immerse yourself in different worlds, expand your knowledge and explore our expertise in science, health, business and the arts.

Open to visitors

10 am — 4 pm (Mon - Fri)

What's on in the red zone

On Track to GC2018 Exhibition

Explore the sites and sports of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

The Griffith University Red Zone will host the On Track to GC2018 exhibition from December 2016 and throughout 2017.
The exhibition includes interactive and virtual reality displays, including a virtual reality track cycling game developed by a group of Griffith students where you compete for the fastest time around the Anna Meares Velodrome.

On track

Going off Grid

Sir Samuel Griffith Centre interactive video-game

In this interactive 3D game, you’ll travel through the building—including into special no access areas like the roof and hydrogen storage areas—to collect information about the systems that power it.

Go off grid

Make music with your body

Kinected music

Play music with your hands using Kinect camera and projection technology. Multiple players can create together with music created by Griffith University Queensland Conservatorium students.

Kinected music

Red Zone technology

The Red Zone contains a range of interactive technologies that give you the chance to explore our knowledge and expertise and see what's possible at Griffith.

The ultimate digital canvas

Digital touch screen

The Christie MicroTiles touch screens at the Gold Coast and Nathan Red Zone are the ultimate digital canvas, offering you a hands-on experience exploring Griffith University.

Immersive digital experience

Projection dome

At the Nathan Red Zone, you can interact with 3D animation in a five metre wide by three metre high domed projection screen, creating an immersive digital environment.

Make it rain

Augmented reality sandbox

Create mountains and valleys, and rivers and lakes in your own landscape with the augmented reality sandbox. You can mould the sand into your own catchment and watch how the water moves through the system when you make it rain.

Find us

Find your way to the Gold Coast and Nathan Red Zone.

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Post your Red Zone selfie to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using #griffithredzone and tagging @griffithuniversity. Tell us about your visit. What did you discover? How did it inspire you?


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