Welcome to Inspiring South Australia

Inspiring South Australia is about connecting the community with science and improving science literacy. Together with our partners and supporters, we work to engage diverse audiences in both our regional and metropolitan communities.

Stories and News

Nominations open for SA Science Excellence Awards

Time for us to showcase the brilliant research and innovation happening in South Australia

Newsletter: Australian Citizen Science Association

Keep up to date with the latest citizen science news

School Grants Open for National Science Week

Apply now for a grant and help your school conduct a science activity or event during National Science Week

Applications for PM Prizes for Science Now Open

Nominate an amazing scientists, innovator or educator now and give them the recognition they deserve.

Science at the Fringe Guide Launched!

Need a science fix during the Adelaide Fringe? Our inaugural guide gives you a scientific shortcut to the Fringe Festival!

Upcoming Events

Science at the Fringe

  • Adelaide

Need a science-fix during the Adelaide Fringe Festival?  Let our Science at the Fringe Guide direct you! Our inaugural Science at the Fringe guide is...

Dinosaur rEvolution

  • SA Museum

Dinosaurs are coming to the Museum! DINOSAUR rEVOLUTION a new touring exhibition from Gondwana Studios, explores the thrilling world of dinosaurs and their ancestors. Featuring animatronics,...

Little Bang Discovery Club Victor Harbor

  • Victor Harbor Public Library

Little kids can discover the world of science with the new Little Bang Discovery Club, a free 4-week program at the Victor Harbor Public Library. This...

Inspiring South Australia

The Inspiring South Australia program is supported by the Australian Government through the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science, the South Australian Department of State Development, the University of Adelaide, the University of South Australia, Flinders University and the South Australian Museum.

Together we are working towards a society that critically engages with key scientific issues, a society that is inspired by science, a society that encourages young people to pursue scientific studies and careers, and a society that attracts national and international interest in its science.

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