Student Extension Programs

Hazards and Disasters Day

The annual day for local Canberra senior EES classes to visit Geoscience Australia has been cancelled. A suite of resources that supports teaching about the cause and impact of Earth hazards is now available.


National Youth Science Forum

Selected senior high school students visit us every January as a part of the National Youth Science Forum.


The Science Experience

As part of the ACT Science Experience, Year 9 students visit Geoscience Australia to experience activities ranging from exploring geoscience in the lab to risk modelling Australia's coastline.


Science Olympiad

Geoscience Australia has students visit as part of the Australian Science Olympiad Competition. This national extension program for top performing secondary science students culminates in the International Science Olympiads.


Girls in STEM Statement

The statement articulates Geoscience Australia’s existing efforts to engage girls in STEM, particularly as it relates to our education program.