Spotlight on Science

Can artificial intelligence be used ethically? How are virtual worlds created? How do water quality and chemistry relate? Join us at Hornsby Library to celebrate National Science Week to tackle these questions and more.  You will hear from a panel of three scientists from different fields. They will talk about the science that has inspired…

Girls Day Out in STEM Imagineering Adventure

Get ready to join us on our Imagineering Adventure. Sign up for the best metaverse adventure in cyberspace to discover so much more than just sustainability. Take the hero’s path to enter our Imagineer-verse where you get to be the imagineer for a better world. The not so good news: Species are becoming extinct, biodiversity is declining, rubbish is…

Indigenous Science Experience at Redfern

The event will begin with a traditional smoking ceremony and official welcome (10 am). Presenters include: Birdlife Southern NSW, Bush to Bowl, cultural astronomer Robert Fuller, dancer and cultural performer Rayma Johnson, Fizzics Education, Microscopy Australia, National Indigenous Science Education Program, Questacon, South Coast Seaweed, Torres Strait Islander virtual reality technologist Rhett Loban; staff and…

Surviving our Planet with Powerhouse

Explore how science and technology have revolutionised sustainability and what this means for the survival of different species in our ever-changing world. Join Powerhouse volunteers as they showcase and demonstrate objects from the Powerhouse Collection that highlight human ingenuity and resilience. Part of National Science Week.

Girls Programming Network

It’s time for our next Perth Girls Programming Network (GPN) event. In this workshop we’ll be exploring game development. We’ll be bringing to life the game Flappy Bird in PyGame.  Our events are free, and students don’t need to have any programming experience to come along. We’ve got something for high school girls and gender minorities of all programming levels….

Northern Territory Science Fair

The Northern Territory Science Fair will be held at Charles Darwin University, Casuarina Campus. Community groups, organisations, and all schools across the Northern Territory (NT) are invited to attend the event and/or present an exhibit, display and/or demonstration to show how science is used in our everyday life.    Attendees will have the opportunity to:  view/share…

East Marden Science Spectacular

East Marden is hosting a science spectacular this National Science Week. Families from Schools and Kindergartens in the area are welcome to come along to the night and experience science shows, hands on science activities lead by our wonderful year 6 students, and some of the wonderful work by our school students.  Events will include:…

Science of Brewing

It will be an afternoon of all things beer brewing. From a competition to brew the most unique beers. To the science of brewing and sensory perception. Including profiling beers with an electronic tongue. The budding brewers have a competition brief to make the most unique beer. The audience gets to have their say and…

Sydney Science Festival – Family Day

Presented by Powerhouse in partnership with the City of Parramatta, Sydney Science Festival Family Day promises an action-packed day of hands-on experiments, demonstrations, coding and Minecraft workshops. This National Science Week event is part of the Sydney Science Festival, presented by Powerhouse

Bodies in Space – Katherine Bennell-Pegg and Xin Liu

Join Australian astronaut Katherine Bennell-Pegg and engineer and artist Xin Liu in conversation with Professor Janna Levin as they reflect on their work informing how the human body adapts to space flight. From training and preparation to zero gravity performance. This National Science Week event is part of the Sydney Science Festival, presented by Powerhouse.