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Perth Cultural Centre , Northbridge, WA
SCINEMA International Science Film Festival @ Perth Cultural Centre 

SCINEMA is a celebration of the power of the moving image to inspire the young, satisfy the curious, explain the baffling and ask the impossible.

South Perth Civic Centre Reception Room, South Perth, WA
Solar House Design Workshop

During this session we will cover the basics of good solar house design using a simple model house. You will then have the opportunity to apply that knowledge to evaluate how solar passive your own home is.

UWA Physics, Crawley, WA

They're small, neutral and often in a spin - so much more than ‘just’ part of the atom. Neutrons are the sub-atomic particles that are here to save the world! Speaker Dr Helen Maynard-Casely from ANSTO will tell you how neutrons are here to shed light and solve the grand challenges we face today.

Perth Science Festival, Claremont, WA
Launch to the Future - Perth

LAUNCH TO THE FUTURE is a science sketch comedy presentation focusing on how space programs and lunar science propel us into the future using STEM! In a series of comical skits, professional actor/educators use audience suggestions to create uniquely hilarious scenes educating us about space science

August 24 2019 - August 25 2019

Perth Science Festival 2019

Claremont Showgrounds Robinson Pavilion, Claremont, WA
Perth Science Festival 2019

The Perth Science Festival is back for another year! Experience more than 50 hands-on activities, explosive shows, roving performers, native animals, competitions and more.

August 24 2019

Meet Author AJ Betts

AH Bracks Library + Creative Space, Melville, WA
Meet Author AJ Betts

A.J. Betts blends imagination and science in her books Hive and Rogue.

July 6 2019 - November 10 2019

Planet Shark: Predator or Prey

WA Maritime Museum, Fremantle, WA
Planet Shark: Predator or Prey

Leave the outside world behind as you immerse yourself in the incredible underwater world of sharks! Whether sharks fill you with fear or fascination, this exhibition will have you captivated from start to finish. Don’t miss out on this unique experience for young and old alike.

August 11 2019 - August 25 2019

Planet Shark Specialist Lecture Series

WA Maritime Museum, Fremantle, WA
Planet Shark Specialist Lecture Series

Join us every Sunday in August for our Planet Shark Specialist Lecture Series. 11 Aug: Dr Jessica Meeuwig - Professor of Marine Science at UWA 18 Aug: Jeff Hansen - Managing Director, Sea Shepherd Australia 25 Aug: Dr Erika Techera - Professor of Law at UWA

Hidden Coffee, Kelmscott, WA
Speed Date a Sustainability Expert

Meet four multidisciplinary sustainability experts over the course of one evening. The experts will help you progress your building designs for a sustainable home. This event offers free one-on-one advice from sustainable builders, garden designers, interior designers and renewable energy experts.

Murray Districts Playgroup, Pinjarra, WA
SCINEMA International Science Film Festival @ Murray Districts Playgroup

SCINEMA is a celebration of the power of the moving image to inspire the young, satisfy the curious, explain the baffling and ask the impossible.

Competitions & online activities

  • UNSW Bragg Student Science Writing Prize

    Write a short essay on ‘Not-so-smart technology’ and you could win a fantastic set of prizes, including publication in Australia’s top...

  • Create It Comp

    If anything is possible and you had unlimited time, money, help, and skill, what would you engineer? Draw or make your creation, then share it with us...

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UNSW Bragg Student Science Writing Prize

Write a short essay on 'Not-so-smart technology' and you could win a fantastic set of prizes, including publication in Australia's top science magazines!

Create It Comp

If anything is possible and you had unlimited time, money, help, and skill, what would you engineer? Draw or make your creation, then share it with us for the chance to win an iPad Pro and Apple Pencil. Entries close 30 Sept.

CRC CARE High School Essay Competition

Love science AND writing? Enter the CRC CARE High School Essay Competition for a chance to WIN $$ and a trip to the Clean Up 2019 conference dinner in Adelaide. Tell us about the importance of a clean, contaminant-free environment.

SCINEMA International Science Film Festival National Science Week Program

SCINEMA is a celebration of the power of the moving image to inspire the young, satisfy the curious, explain the baffling and ask the impossible. Register your venue to host your own free SCINEMA screening during National Science Week.

Hunt for the Plastic Eaters

Science Gallery Melbourne throws down the gauntlet and sets an ambitious challenge: can we find a new plastic-eating bacteria in Australia? This project asks citizen scientists to culture bacteria in the search for a new species that could solve our plastic waste dilemma.

yourMelbourne

Win one of four $5000 educational grants to fund your future, and a 6-month family loan of a BMW or MINI plug-in hybrid. Tell us how you imagine Melbourne is in 2040, and how you’d improve its city design, transport infrastructure sustainable mobility or transport technology.

Spirit Young Whale Warrior Competition - Spirit of Gold Coast

Spirit of Gold Coast is calling all young eco-enthusiasts to take part in our third annual Young Whale Warrior Competition, where we will find, crown and reward the local youngster who best reflects the spirit of a Whale Warrior. Spirit aims to inspire the next generation of Guardians of the Ocean.

Waterbug Blitz Workshops across Australia!

Calling on all citizen scientists to participate in a Waterbug Blitz workshop to learn how to collect and identify waterbugs and use the Waterbug App. Australia’s first nationwide waterway monitoring event, find a workshop near you.

How has science influenced you? Have you encountered research that changed the way you thought or acted? The Centre for Social Impact at UNSW is exploring how Australian adults have been influenced by research. Share your story of research impact in less than five minutes.

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