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National Science Week

10 to 18 August 2024

Talks, virtual tours, webcasts, DIY experiments, quizzes, citizen science, competitions and more.

Share your interest in science, engineering, mathematics, technology and innovation.

Activities and experiences

Orchid Walk

Orchid Walk

Join us for a behind the scenes tour of the Orchid glass house at the Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney.
11 Aug 2024
Tamara Davis: Dark Energy

Tamara Davis: Dark Energy

Uncover the wonders of the cosmos with astrophysicist Tamara Davis in this live talk.
13 Aug 2024
Athena Aktipis: A Field Guide to the Apocalypse

Athena Aktipis: A Field Guide to the Apocalypse

How do we go about thriving in the face of constant change? Evolutionary biologist Athena Aktipis has the answers.
14 Aug 2024
Jennifer Gunter: Menstruation, Menopause & Medical Mythology

Jennifer Gunter: Menstruation, Menopause & Medical Mythology

Deep dive into medical history and menstrual mysteries with New York Times bestseller, Jennifer Gunter.
15 Aug 2024
Knitting with neuroscience: Meet the researchers

Knitting with neuroscience: Meet the researchers

Hear from 4 neuroscientists while raising your knitting needles to create something unique with Neural Knitworks.
15 Aug 2024
SciFest 2024

SciFest 2024

Bringing science out of the lab with interactive activities, games, live stage shows, talks, and more!
16 Aug 2024
Surviving our Planet with Powerhouse

Surviving our Planet with Powerhouse

Volunteers share stories of how science and technology revolutionise our world and its surviving species.
17 Aug 2024
Indigenous Science Experience at Redfern

Indigenous Science Experience at Redfern

Get hands-on doing a range of Indigenous and Western science activities.
17 Aug 2024