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

SCINEMA Film Fest Winners Announced

SCINEMA International Science Film Festival winners have just been announced – get ready for thought-provoking documentaries, surprising shorts and a celebration of science

Little Bang in Victor Harbor

Our littlest scientists have caused a big bang in Victor Harbor, with the latest roll-out of our science program for early childhood.

Community Grants now open for National Science Week

Got an idea for a National Science Week event and need a boost? These grants will help!

National Youth Science Forum Seeking Applications

Take your science beyond the classroom

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

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,...

Stargazing Live World Record Attempt

  • 6:30pm - 9:30pm
  • Brunel Drive, Modbury Heights

Join thousands of stargazers across the country attempt a new Guinness World Record for most people star gazing across multiple venues! Join the South Australian...

SCINEMA International Film Festival

  • https://scinema.australiascience.tv/attend-a-screening/
  • Palace Nova Adelaide

The best science films from around the world will be showcased at SCINEMA International Film Festival. The SCINEMA International Science Film Festival is the largest science film festival...

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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