Science Victoria


Welcome to Science Victoria
Science Victoria is an entity supported by Science Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc (STAV), established for the purpose of promoting science and science education. A number of STAV activities are managed via Science Victoria, including:

Conferences/Professional Learning

Student Activities including Science Talent Search and Science Drama

Publications and other resources available from STAV Publishing

How to Join STAV

Become an Individual Member or School Subscriber.

Membership information and forms

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Latest News

STAV events

For information about STAV events and activities go to

Science Talent Search 2015

Check the STS website for the latest information. If you would like a poster to help promote STS in your school, contact the STS project officer.

Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA) VCE Science Updates
Registration to attend the VCE science workshops for revised VCE science study designs is now open at:
Our implementation workshops have all been scheduled for Term 2, 2015. We have 10 workshops scheduled across the state for each of Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Psychology, with some of them having video-conferencing facilities. A single workshop is being offered for Environmental Science.
First workshop is in the first week of term 2!!

The direct link to the revised VCE study designs are:

Environmental Science:

National Science Week

Date: 15 - 23 August, 2015

Theme: Making waves – the science of light


Mercedes College Perth, WA. For more information click here.

Water and environmental sustainability

savewater!® has produced three sets of worksheets in line with the new Australian curriculum:

  • Water Savers, on saving water in and around the home for years 6 – 8
  • Carbon Tradies, on environmental sustainability locally for years 7 - 9
  • Climate Change. The Cold Hard Facts, based on documentary for years 9 – 10

These activities sheets and associated teacher’s guides are available to download from

Greenhouse calculator
The EPA has recently released a new Australian Greenhouse Calculator.

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Programs are conducted by STAV as a member of the Strategic Partnership Program  Department of Education and Early Childhood Development

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