Love in the time of MRSA

Sarah Nagorcka's courageous new play, Love in the time of MRSA, tackles the oh-so-sexy story of antibiotic resistance. Identified by the World Health Organisation as one of our most pressing concerns, Sarah draws on her experiences as a pharmacist...
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Dinner with a Diabetes Scientist

The food was delicious and the conversation was intense! View our video of the event: Join Professor Len Harrison and his team of researchers for a three course dinner to talk about new research being done to treat and cure Type 1 Diabetes....
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Cheesy Science

On the first weekend of October we are trekking up to the Glenrowan Winemakers’ Weekend to talk Cheesy Science. Can you think of a better location? Come and visit the Taminick Cellars on Sunday from 10 am till 5 pm to try the award winning cheeses...
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“Beating the Bugs” Immunology Competition for Primary Schools

How does the body’s immune system ‘beat the bugs’ (viruses, bacteria, parasites)? If your class can tell a story about this, then you might… Win cool stuff for your classroom! Enter the Australasian Society for Immunology* “Beating the Bugs”...
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Blood and Guts - Back by popular demand!

Ever wondered how movie make-up artists make bloody injuries look so realistic? The key to it is thinking about how the human body is put together. Then you can make up skin, muscle and blood so that they look like the real thing. Learn how to make...
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International Day of Immunology - Public Lecture

The immune system plays a very important role in defending the body from germs and maintaining individual’s health and wellbeing. Australia has a great history of immunology research, including two Nobel Prize winners Frank MacFarlane Burnet and...
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Cooking Science Kit

After some inspiring science for your next community or school based event? Explore the science behind cooking and careers in cooking science with this science kit! The kit comes with instructions and equipment to set up 6 cooking science...
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Wheelie Day at Drysdale Primary School

Get hands-on with exciting activities from Free Range Science and CSIRO Education. See how your heart-rate soars after exercise, check the sugar content of common drinks, explore the anatomy of a wing. Explore the science of cycling with special...
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Sport Science Kit - Available for your community event

Get your community group exploring the science behind sports with this hands-on, interactive Sport Science kit. A mix of fun and serious activities that look at heart rates after sport, the skills required to balance, and other sport-related...
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Jeff Potter - The Geek and the Kitchen

Jeff Potter, best selling author of 'Cooking for Geeks: Real Science, Great Hacks and Good Food', talks about his passion for kitchen gadgets and perfect recipes. Jeff Potter is the author of 'Cooking for Geeks: Real Science, Great Hacks, and Good...
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