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Office of the Queensland Chief Scientist

Office of the Queensland Chief Scientist

2019 Queensland Women in STEM Prize

Early to mid-career researchers working in science, technology, engineering, and maths (STEM), whose practice benefits Queenslanders, can apply now.

2018 Tall Poppy winners

Congratulations to 14 amazing scientists who were crowned Queensland Young Tall Poppy Science Award winners.

R&D report released

Find out how the Queensland Government is investing in research and development.

National Science Week

Find out what we did in Longreach to celebrate National Science Week this year.

Get social with Queensland Science

Follow us on Facebook as we showcase the diversity of research underway in Queensland and find out how you can get involved in science!

Citizen science projects

Find a science project and get involved today.


Are you a provider of STEM activities? Register your details on the STARportal, an online tool to promote your programs and events to an audience of teachers, students and families.

Our science challenges

Find out about Queensland’s challenges and opportunities and the need to focus on those that provide us with a distinct advantage.

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Advance Queensland

Discover the comprehensive suite of funding and support programs for scientists, researchers, students and businesses.

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Science events

  • 13-17 January 2019
    2019 Food, Fibre and Agricultural Educators Conference
    Attend this conference if you're a teacher or agriculture assistant interested in agriculture, science and technology.
  • 15 March-3 April 2019
    Curiocity Brisbane
    Subscribe now to be one of the first to know when tickets become available for this global technology and innovation event.
  • 20-24 March 2019
    World Science Festival Brisbane
    Put this date in your diary so you're free to attend thought-provoking conversations, inspiring theatrical and cinematic experiences and interactive STEM workshops.

Engage with science

Engage with Queensland Science through social media channels

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