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K-Zone April 2020

It’s jam-packed with fun including movie news, gaming goss, comics and stacks of puzzles, quizzes, activities and posters. Every issue is themed around something special, be it superheroes, videogames or even K-Zoner favourites like pranks and jokes.

Country:
Australia
Language:
English
Publisher:
Nextmedia Pty Ltd
Frequency:
Monthly
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12 Issues

in this issue

1 min.
april what’s on

GET INTO 1st April Fools Day 2nd Onward in cinemas 2nd International Children’s Book Day 3rd World Party Day 4th World Rat Day 14th International Moment of Laughter 14th Look Up At The Sky Day 17th Blah, Blah, Blah Day 18th International Juggler’s Day 20th Look Alike Day 25th Anzac Day 30th Hairstyle Appreciation Day SPORT 9th Sea Eagles vs Knights in NRL 17th West Coast vs Richmond in AFL 25th Storm vs Warriors in NRL 26th GWS vs Gold Coast in AFL HAPPY BIRTHDAY 4th Robert Downey Jr., AKA Iron Man and Dr. Dolittle 6th Paul Rudd, AKA Ant-Man 10th Daisy Ridley, AKA Rey 15th Emma Watson, AKA Hermione 23rd John Cena SCHOOL 3rd Last day of school in Qld 9th Last day of school in ACT, NSW, NT, SA, Tas, WA 14th Back to school in Vic 20th Back to school in NT, Qld 27th Back to School in ACT, NSW, SA, Tas 28th Back to School in…

2 min.
heroes

HELMET HERO Name: Samuel Heroic feat: He's an Origin’s littleBIGidea 2019 winner, and received a trip to NASA's Kennedy Space Center for his innovative Hero Helmet design! FAST FIVE WITH SAMUEL K-Z: Hi Samuel! Tell us about the Hero Helmet! S: The Hero Helmet is a device designed to stop people riding bikes, scooters or skateboards without a helmet. Spending time at the skate park, I’ve seen people sustain head injuries while not wearing a helmet. I did a survey on the helmet habits of kids and my research showed that 75% were badly injured by not wearing a helmet. K-Z: How long did it take to design? S: Once I came up with the idea for the Hero Helmet, my grandad and I worked through the design and how to bring it to life as a…

1 min.
screen space

Ben, NZ My brother and I made a house using emeralds, diamonds and gold in Paper Minecraft. It has a secret underwater entrance and took us a day to make. Deborah, NSW Here I am on Level 3 of Rabbids Coding, commanding the robot to catch the Rabbid and put it in the time machine! James, Tas My Minecraft build is called ‘DEATH’. It took 20 minutes to build. It has a few bits of diamonds, emeralds, iron, gold and quartz, plus campfire smoke. I’m really proud of it! Grey, Vic I built Black Panther in Minecraft. It took me 28 minutes!…

1 min.
get your build on this page!

We Want YOU! Have you made something AMAZING on your computer, console, tablet or phone? To be in ScreenSpace, visit www.kzone.com.au and click on ‘Be in K-Zone’! Go to ‘ScreenSpace’ to submit your epic gaming screenshot, coding creation and digital artwork. Congrats to this month’s ScreenSpace artists! You have scored a Bakugan Battle Planet Resurgence Booster Pack with 10 cards! Remember K-Zoners, it’s all about protecting your identity. Be a safe gamer and don’t talk to anyone online who you don’t know for real.…

1 min.
yo collecta!

HECTIC HOARDER OF THE MONTH Name: Max Collects: Harry Potter gear Wizarding whiz: Max collects Harry Potter items because he loves the books and the movies! His favourite piece in the collection so far is his Sirius Black Funko Pop! Vinyl, because it is a limited edition Chase figure. Max started collecting in 2018, after receiving Harry Potter LEGO. THIS MONTH’S COOL COLLECTABLE GIFT! Make room Max! A Harry Potter 1-3 Box Set, Harry Potter Cluedo, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald: The Original Screenplay and Lights, Camera, Magic! The Making of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald are on the way! Collect something cool? Consider yourself a mega fan? Tell us all about it at K-ZONE.COM.AU…

1 min.
news feed

CREATURE NEWS This giant funnel web spider was handed in to The Australian Reptile Park in February, so the raw venom could be used to create life-saving antivenom. The spider was the biggest funnel web seen that season, and was named Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson to honour its size. Funnel webs are very dangerous, so do not approach these spiders in the wild! ENVIRONMENT NEWS Physicists at the University of Cambridge have discovered that sand dunes can communicate! The dunes don’t speak, but use elements (like wind or water) to signal to neighbouring dunes that more space is needed to avoid collisions. The physicists are currently experimenting with sand and a rotating water tank to replicate the process. Understanding how the dunes move and communicate would help humans adapt to climate change, as…