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Museum of Tropical Queensland , Townsville, QLD

A new interactive exhibition Colour: Secret Language of the Reef, explores how coral and other marine creatures on the Great Barrier Reef use colour, light, patterns and textures to communicate.

Rosebud Toy Library, Rosebud, VIC

Join us at Rosebud Toy Library for some fantastic Hands-on Preschooler Science Play Experiences. Explore water, colour, light, magnets and much more in a friendly and interactive play space.

Adelaide Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Marvel at the wonders in the diverse gardens.

SA Maritime Museum, Port Adelaide, SA

See the exciting exhibition, Rough Medicine – Life and Death in the Age of Sail.

Waite Arboretum, Urrbrae, SA

The Waite Arboretum occupies 33 hectares and contains 2300 specimens representing more than 800 species. Special guided walk will showcase remarkable trees in the Arboretum.

July 28 2014

Community Science Expo

Dunalley Primary School Gym, Dunalley, TAS

Community Science Expo with displays and hands on activities for all ages. Explore sound, renewable energy, soils, Tassie Devils, milk, oysters, archaeology and more! A free event including a meal of fine local produce.

The History of Science, Ideas and Technology Group (SA) Inc presents Professor Cédric Crémière, Director, Muséum Histoire Naturelle, Le Havre, France.

August 4 2014

Bush Tucker Garden

Wauchope High School, Wauchope, NSW

Development of a bush tucker and medicinal garden.

Prof Robert Norman is a reproductive medicine specialist and his major research contributions have been in IVF and reproductive endocrinology, the effect of lifestyle on reproductive outcomes and periconception medicine.

Dr Syntax, Sandy Bay, TAS

Join us at Dr Syntax for a debate about the best transport options for the northern suburbs. What will you vote for - road, bus, bike, ferry or light rail?

Gravity Discovery Centre, WA

Mix with the stars at the Gravity Discovery Centre during an evening with Nobel Laureate Barry Marshall.

Melbourne City Conference Centre, Melbourne , VIC

Do you wonder about the fusion of science and Christianity? Don't miss Oxford University Professor of Mathematics John Lennox on a national tour as he distills the often turbulent debate about science and faith in God. Five nights. Five cities.

Adelaide Town Hall, Adelaide, SA

At the SA Science Excellence Awards Gala Dinner, amongst other awards the leading category, the SA Power Networks Scientist of the Year for 2014 will be announced. The Science Excellence Awards is South Australia's premier event to recognise and reward outstanding scientific endeavour, including its application in industry and the advancement of science and mathematics education. Four categories are included in the 2014 Awards, with a total of nine awards.

South Coast NRM, Esperance, WA

Feed your brain and your tummy! Bring your lunch and learn about something new (or something in more detail). The first talk in the Esperance Lunch and Learn series will be by local Naturalist and Conservation Officer at DPaW, Wayne Gill.

45 Third Avenue, Mawson Lakes, SA

Lockheed Martin Australia will hold various activities centred around science, systems technology, engineering and more!

Moorundie Wildlife Park, Blanchetown, SA

The Natural History Society of South Australia invites volunteers and visitors to get their hands dirty and help look after the reserve.

August 9 2014

Growing a Great Future

Maslin Beach, Adelaide , SA

The SA Urban Forests Million Trees Program has been created by the South Australian Government to return 3 million local native trees and associated under-storey plants to Greater Adelaide.

Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery Meeting Room, Launceston, TAS

Mr Tim Roberts on the design, building, and service of Argentina's LNG-fuelled catamaran ferry "Francisco" at Incat's Prince of Wales Bay shipyard in Hobart.

Bonython Hall, Adelaide, SA

Do you wonder about the fusion of science and Christianity? Don't miss Oxford University Professor of Mathematics John Lennox on a national tour as he distills the often turbulent debate about science and faith in God. Five nights. Five cities.

Western australian Museum - Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Kalgoorlie, WA

Behind the scenes in Western Australian Museum’s DNA Laboratory: What is the Molecular Semantic Unit at the Western Australian Museum? Come along to the museum to hear about the newest department at the Western Australian Museum research facility in Kewdale.

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This mini-cookbook adds an extra ingredient to a selection of easy and impressive! Most people who cook don't realise that they're actually using a lot of science as they do. This cookbook showcases simple science that'll improve your cooking with some easy tips and tricks.


Subscribe to the sparkling NEW FREE Sleek Geeks podcast hosted by Dr Karl Kruszelnicki & Adam Spencer. It's a National Science Week bargain...


Be a part of Australia’s Biggest School Excursion! Join IntoScience & CSIRO on a virtual excursion to the infamous Jenolan Caves and explore a digital replica of this natural wonder. No crowds, no permission slips … just a FREE, totally immersive, educational experience.


Students in NSW are monitoring the southward migration of Channel-billed cuckoos on Together these citizen scientists will be helping to find out if Climate change is effecting migration patterns.


Volunteer Family Food Educators and five Move Well Eat Well schools will work together to grow vegetable seedlings with 500 Tasmanian students.


If we find alien life on Mars, what would it look like and should we help it?


Professor Tanya Monro is a literal ‘bright spark’ in Australian science, driving exciting research into photonics – the science of light. As the 2014 Science Inspiration, Tanya will in turn pass on her passion to students and adults alike.


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