Get excited about Science!
Have a browse through some of the quality science events we have listed here. Be sure to look out for the golden star for upcoming science events and be inspired by hugely successful events from the past. See the photos, watch the videos, read the reviews and get all the inspiration you need to run your own science event in your school or community...

National Science Week ASTA School Grants Monday 11 March 2013

Any school in Victoria

National Science Week provides a chance to focus on the impact science, engineering, technology and mathematics has on our lives, our economy, our society and our world. To help Australian schools celebrate National Science Week, the Australian...
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YSA Open Day Saturday 12 April 2014

Melbourne - Flinders St Station

Young Scientists of Australia (YSA) – Melbourne Open Day
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Melbourne Observatory 150th Anniversary Saturday 23 November 2013

Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Observatory Precinct, Entry from Birdwood Avenue.

Stargazers and history lovers are in for a treat this November when the Melbourne Observatory celebrates its 150th anniversary with a weekend of activities on 23 and 24 November. Today the Melbourne Observatory is best known for its distinctive...
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Above and Beyond Wednesday 21 August 2013

Storey Hall, RMIT University, Swanston St, Melbourne

A virtual tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Put your seat in the upright position, tray tables away and buckle up for a live video tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. The world's most famous...
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Collision Monday 1 July 2013

Online competition

We found the Higgs boson! But so many questions still remain . . . What is dark matter and WHY is there so much of it? The particle accelerator that was used to find the HB is getting a total upgrade and when it reopens it will have the capacity to...
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Seeing Stars SKA Art Prize 2013 Wednesday 22 May 2013

All over Australia

Using the inspiration of the SKA, artists and would-be artists are invited to create original pieces of artwork expressing the excitement and mystery of the SKA and its potential for discovery. Seeing Stars is open to 2D graphic mediums including...
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Big Kids’ BIRTHDAY Night Out – Celebrating 21 years of Science! Saturday 20 April 2013

Scienceworks, Spotswood

Relive your childhood and get ready for a scien-sational, nerdy night: * Get lost in your favourite Scienceworks exhibitions, including Carnival of Science and electrifying Megawatt * Escape the confines of Earth and travel the Universe in the...
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The Science of Taste Monday 26 November 2012

Building A, Level 3 lecture theatre, William Angliss Institute

We know things taste good, but why? This knowledge symposium will include an introduction to neurogastronomy as a concept, flavour forecasting and the process behind it, senses of gastronomy and palate master class. This event celebrates the science...
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Ignite your Imagination Wednesday 1 August 2012

All over Victoria!

Science doesn' t just happen during National Science Week! Check out these events during the rest of the year and Ignite your Imagination, Heavens Above! First Friday every month, 8:00pm Briars Astronomy Centre, The Briars Historic Park, Nepean...
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Australian Skeptics - Discover the science behind the paranormal… Saturday 11 August 2012

Scienceworks

A skeptic’s view of the world is based on the best available evidence. They challenge claims, seek evidence and don’t always believe what they see. At Scienceworks during National Science Week 2012, the Australian Skeptics will explain the wonder of...
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