Trial Exams - Stage 1 & 2 (eResources)

SACE Stage 1 Mid-year and End of Year Trial Exams - Newly written for 2019 

*Please be aware that these trial exams are designed for teacher use ONLY. They are not designed for individual users.

The 2019 SASTA mid-year and end of year exams are back for Stage 1 Biology, Chemistry and Physics. Each exam has been specially designed to support students and teachers of Stage One Biology, Chemistry and Physics. The exams are full colour, 100 marks in length, contain original questions and a full set of solutions. The exams are a must have for schools and may be used as a practice exam for students or as an assessment task conducted under examination conditions. 

Why invest in the 2019 exams?

  • The questions are brand new and have never been seen before which is good for teachers to build up their resources.
  • The questions are of higher quality than the previous two years and will continue to improve as the years progress.
  • The questions assess different concepts to the previous years exams.
  • The questions are more contextual than the previous two years.
  • The exams are fully illustrated and offer teachers the opportunity to mark the paper using marks or performance standards.

Cost: $165.00 (including GST) per exam

Distribution: this purchase will be delivered as a downloadable file for each available subject. Once payment has been received, the files will be stored in the My Downloads page of the purchaser's user account, where you are able to download each file as needed. Please note that SASTA will not provide paper copies.

Click here ** to purchase 2019 Stage 1 Trial Exams - now available

** Once on the product page, click on "More Information" to see the Topics covered in each exam.


SACE Stage 2 Trial Exams 2019 - newly written for 2019 and now available**!

The SASTA SACE Stage 2 Trial Exams are a 'must have' resource, developed by leading teachers to support SACE Stage 2 Teachers.

This vital resource will familiarise teachers and students with the SACE Stage 2 exam format. Teachers will be able to use the resource for students, stand alone assessment tool or to develop exam preparation skills.

SASTA Trial Exams are available in the following subject areas, all newly written in 2019:

  • Psychology
  • Biology 
  • Chemistry
  • Physics

Cost: $132.00 (including GST) per exam

NB: Exams from previous years are also available. Please email us for more information.

In an effort to reduce student access to these exam papers, they will only be able to be ordered by emailing ( or faxing (8354 0008) a purchase order to SASTA. If your school does not use purchase orders, a simple email detailing your Trial Exam requirements will suffice.

Once your order has been received by the office, an invoice will be generated and emailed to the school for payment. Please be aware that exams will not be distributed until the invoice has been paid in full. Once paid, distribution will occur as outlined below.

Distribution: this purchase will be delivered as two Word documents for each available subject (exam paper and solutions). Once payment has been received, the files will be emailed to the name of the person who is listed on the purchase order.

Please note that SASTA will not provide paper copies.

**Exams will not be distributed until payment has been received in full.