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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...

YSA Open Day Saturday 12 April 2014

Melbourne - Flinders St Station

Young Scientists of Australia (YSA) – Melbourne Open Day

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...

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...

Fizzle & Pop: Chemistry @ East Bairnsdale Wednesday 5 October 2011

In the park opposite East Bairnsdale Neighbourhood House at 24 Hoddinott St, East Bairnsdale

These school holidays will go off with a bang, all in the name of chemistry! The Free Range Science team will pitch their tent as part of the Community Family Fun Day, hosted by Quantum Support Services. We will entertain you with science demos...

Ignite your Imagination! Science events throughout the year Thursday 25 August 2011

Various - see below for details

Faraday's Candle 25-26 Aug@8pm, 27 Aug@2pm St Matthew’s Church, 230 McKillop St, Geelong Shed a little light on the humble candle; An illuminating theatre performance. More info: Free Range...

BayerBoost Environmental Scholarship Scheme


BAYERboost is an environmental-scholarship scheme aimed at giving senior secondary school and undergraduate tertiary students experience in environmental research or restoration during their summer holidays. BAYERboost scholarships are funded by...

Chatham Primary School Science Fair Thursday 14 October 2010

Chatham Primary School, Surrey Hills, Victoria

Students in Prep to Grade 6 showed off their science flair at the 2010 Chatham Primary School Science Fair. Students worked in groups or individually to explore science topics and answer science questions that interested them. Erupting volcanos,...

Lava Caves with international guest Dr. Hazel Barton Sunday 15 August 2010

Mt Widderinn Cave (3H-1), Skipton, Vic

As part of National Science Week the Victorian Speleological Association (VSA) organised an event where noted international speleological researcher and avid cave explorer Hazel Barton visited the Mt Widderin lava cave accompanied by members of the...

Robogal's Engineering and Science Expo Tuesday 17 August 2010

Yasuko Hiraoko myer room in the Sydney Myer Asia Centre, University of Melbourne

On Tuesday the 17th of August, Robogals Melbourne held an Engineering and Science Expo, in conjunction with National Science Week and supported by the Melbourne University School of Engineering. 50 students attended our event from schools including...

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