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

Celebrate spring with a night of science

July 27, 2018

Celebrate spring and National Biodiversity Month with scientists as they share their tales on evolution and extinction.

Finalists announced for 2018 Unsung Hero Awards

July 27, 2018

Congratulations to the finalists of the 2018 Unsung Hero of SA Science and Science Communication Awards

Scientists take to the stage for Perform your Science

July 2, 2018

Scientists are taking a brave step into the spotlight of the stage, telling their research stories through the arts.

Dive in to save the Great Barrier Reef

July 2, 2018

Get online to help the Great Barrier Reef this Science Week – and you could win a GoPro camera!

Scientists take to the stage for Perform your Science

Scientists are taking a brave step into the spotlight of the stage, telling their research stories through the arts.

Upcoming Events

National Science Week

  • Adelaide

National Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of all things science. There are events happening across the country, catering to all ages and interests. Head...

Future of Reality Panel Discussion

  • 5:15pm - 7:45pm
  • MOD at UniSA

How will mixed realities technology affect industry and you in the future? MOD. has invited four experts in their field to share ten slides in...

Living Universe – movie screening

  • 6:30pm
  • Event Cinemas Marion

Living Universe is a spectacular journey to answer an extraordinary question: are we alone in the universe?  Based on the latest scientific research, we go...

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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