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April 26 2019 - September 20 2019

The Navigators

Jervis Bay Maritime Museum, Huskisson, NSW

This Exhibition explores the Navigators who have shaped our world. Explore the people, the technology and the events over four centuries and see how exploration of space still utilises some of the same concepts.

May 24 2019 - November 3 2019

HEDONISM at MOD. Exhibition

MOD. at UniSA, Adelaide, SA
HEDONISM at MOD. Exhibition

In its third exhibition, MOD. is exploring HEDONISM. We are talking about things we can do to excess that make us feel good for a lifetime, not just for a weekend.

June 15 2019 - September 1 2019

The Moon

Geelong Gallery, Geelong, VIC
The Moon

Geelong Gallery presents a major exhibition titled The Moon to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing.

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, Planet Shark: Predator or Prey will have you captivated from start to finish. Don’t miss out on this unique experience for young and old alike!

July 8 2019 - July 12 2019

YMCA Canberra Space Squad

Bush Capital Lodge, Canberra, ACT
YMCA Canberra Space Squad

YMCA Canberra Space Squad is Australia's only live-in camp program for students in Years 6-9 who love space! It is a five day action-packed school holiday space experience that you won’t want to miss.

July 16 2019 - September 6 2019

Spectra: The Art and Consequence of Collaboration

UTS ART, Ultimo, NSW
Spectra: The Art and Consequence of Collaboration

Spectra is a group exhibition featuring the work of Australian artists and designers working at the nexus of art and science. Illustrating the extraordinary potential for both disciplines, each work provokes new ways of experiencing and interpreting the world around us.

Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts, Sydney, NSW
Visual Perception & Aboriginal Art

Barbara Gillam examines the innovative perceptual skills of Aboriginal bark painters, especially in depicting figure-ground and occlusion for the fourth lecture in the Women and Science series.

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, VIC
Graeme Clark Oration – Towards an electronic prescription?

The 2019 Graeme Clark Orator, Professor Timothy Denison, will highlight the challenges and opportunities in using bioelectronics to treat a range of neurological conditions.

Old Courthouse, Harden-Murrumburrah, NSW

An immersive science and creative interactive workshop process. The program will consist of a presentation of scientific information regarding threatened species and the habitats vital for their sustainability in our region, as well as a related creative workshop program and a public forum.

Westonia Town Oval, Westonia, WA
Capturing the Heart of Our Galaxy Directly Overhead

From our location, at the right time during the year, we can see the heart of our galaxy the Milky Way pass directly overhead. Remarkably, nowhere else in the world is this possible.

Competitions & online activities

  • 2019 Robogals Science Challenge

    The Robogals Science Challenge is an Australia-wide science competition for girls. It enables participants to learn a bit more about science and engineering...

  • 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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2019 Robogals Science Challenge

The Robogals Science Challenge is an Australia-wide science competition for girls. It enables participants to learn a bit more about science and engineering by conducting science projects or experiments with a friend, parent, or another mentor.

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.

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!

All Things Moon Poetry

Write a poem about THE MOON for the Science Rhymes website. Submit your rhyming verse poem by 31 July.

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.

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.

The Great Aussie BioQuest 2019

You'll be amazed what you discover when you download QuestaGame and join this year's Great Aussie BioQuest on your smartphone. Compete against other states and territories - all while taking part in Australia's largest nationwide bioblitz.

In Class With… Dr Karl

Join us as we bring TV presenter, radio reporter, and science communicator, Dr Karl, directly into your homes and classrooms around Australia. He will be with us to answer students’ burning questions about anything even slightly science related at our latest ‘In Class With…’ event.

The Space Show

A one hour radio and internet programme highlighting Australian space science.

Kaurna Park Wetlands, Burton, SA
Unlocking the Secrets of the Kaurna Park Wetlands

Join experts in indigenous flora and tree planting to explore some of the secrets of the Kaurna Park Wetlands. You'll be given the chance to take part in some tree planting, and also get some great tips about how you can make a difference in your own garden or your community.

Events

  • The Navigators

    This Exhibition explores the Navigators who have shaped our world. Explore the people, the technology and the events over four centuries and see how exploration...

  • HEDONISM at MOD. Exhibition

    In its third exhibition, MOD. is exploring HEDONISM. We are talking about things we can do to excess that make us feel good for a lifetime, not just for...

See all
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