News & Announcements

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2019 Oliphant Science Awards


Student Registration close on Thursday 6 June!

Has your school registered a coordinator this year? Click here to download the Information Booklet for full details on this year's event. 



Earlybird registration for CONASTA 68 - national science educators conference closes this Friday! The conference will be held from 7-10 July 2019 at Darwin High School. Click here to register.

This winter pack your bags and head to tropical Darwin to discover new resources and teaching practices; network with other like minded educators from all across Australia including primary, secondary and pre-service teachers, lab technicians, educational resource providers; learn about incredible new science and enjoy 3 days of workshops, tours and social activities. If you have ever wanted to go to a national science education conference and visit Darwin - now is the time to act. 



National Science Week


The 2019 National Science Week teacher resource book 'Destination Moon: more missions, more science' and school poster are also now available here! The resource has been released earlier this year to allow plenty of time to plan activities for National Science Week. There are also two further complementary resources; a timeline Australia’s history in space. The story of Australia’s contribution to space exploration and a student journal.  


Are you interested in being a part of SASTA in 2019?

We are currently looking for volunteers and presenters to add to our database. If you are interested please take some time to complete our online SASTA Volunteers & Presenters Nomination Form