Links

Keep up to date on some of the latest science news and views

Office of the Chief Scientist   

Australia’s Chief Scientist provides high-level independent advice to the Prime Minister and other Ministers on matters relating to science, technology and innovation.

Australian Science Media Centre  

The Australian Science Media Centre (AusSMC) is an independent not-for-profit service for the news media, giving media direct access to evidence-based science and expertise.

The Conversation 
The Conversation is a collaboration between editors and academics to provide informed news analysis and commentary that is free to read and republish.
Science Alert  
This is a comprehensive website featuring news about science, technology and innovation. It also features a guide to science jobs and events.
Science & Technology Australia 
Science Technology Australia represents an array of professional interests within science and technology across Australia, with members including organisations such as the Australian Neuroscience Society, Australian Society for Biophysics, the Royal Australian Chemical Institute, the Australian Council of Deans of Science and the Women in Science Enquiry Network, amongst others.
ATSE  – Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering
The Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering always has a large number of interesting discussion papers.
National Curriculum Board

A site which accesses the latest developments in the Mathematics and Science proposals being mooted in the K-12 National Curriculum changes. This site accesses downloads of documents relevant to the National Curriculum changes. Registration for online feedback is also possible through this site.