National Science Week 2024

10 August - 18 August

10 Aug
18 Aug

Celebrating science & technology

National Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology.

Running each year in August, it features more than 1000 events around Australia, including those delivered by universities, schools, research institutions, libraries, museums and science centres.

Find an event

In-person events, virtual tours, webcasts, talks, DIY experiments, quizzes, citizen science and competitions. Discover online and real world activities to join in. Click on the image on the left to find out more.

Running an event

National Science Week is a collection of events staged by individuals and organisations that together make up one of Australia’s largest festivals. Click on the image to the left to find out more.


Visit a centre

There are science experiences all around Australia to enjoy. We’ve got a bucket list of museums, observatories + more. Click on the image on the left to find out more.

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