National Science Week

National Science Week is Australia’s largest annual festival of all things science and technology.

Hundreds of events will be happening across WA and online. With something for everyone and every age—from students to musicians to scientists (and everyone in-between), finding your science has never been easier!

Scitech will explore the theme of Future Earth during National Science Week. Students, teachers, researchers, industry and the general public will come together to experience the excitement and wonder of Future Earth in Western Australia.

Global GambleSaturday 12 August

An exciting science enrichment, educational theatre performance to celebrate National Science Week and the 2017 schools theme Future Earth. Global Gamble combines high energy sketch comedy with improvisation to entertain and educate through a fun and interactive experience.

Location: Scitech
Link: Global Gamble

Perth Science Festival12 – 13 August

Get down to the FREE Perth Science Festival for over 40 interactive stalls, explosive experiments, science shows, the list goes on!

Visit Scitech’s large Future Earth themed marquee, where families can explore future housing, future food and future lifestyles. Get creative with a gigantic colouring wall, sample exotic future food, and see how algae can fuel the future!

Location: Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
Link: Perth Science Festival

Future Earth School Festival14 – 18 August

Scitech will become a buzz of activity with primary and secondary school students exploring a week-long festival of Future Earth themed activities, research and shows.

Students will interact with researchers, chat with local experts, do hands on activities and experience exciting shows. Let’s explore future food, future housing, future energy and biodiversity.

Please contact our Bookings Team on 9215 0740 or click here to book online.

Location: Scitech

Future Earth Family Weekend19 – 20 August

Scitech will come alive with hands-on Future Earth-themed activities. Bring your family to Meet the Scientist, do hands-on activities, hear from local experts and experience exciting shows. Let’s explore future food, future housing, future energy and biodiversity.

Buy tickets online now!

Location: Scitech

Scitech at your school12 – 20 August

Can’t make it to Scitech during National Science Week? Scitech can come to you! Our Statewide Team can visit your school to help you celebrate National Science Week with one of our inspiring Science Shows combining a lively mix of explanation, interaction and demonstrations. Places are filling up fast so get in quick!

Contact the Bookings Team for more information at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on 9215 0740.

Location: Your School

Get Involved

Follow this link to see how you can find your science and then share your science!

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