The Australian Academy of Science champions, celebrates and supports excellence in Australian science, promotes international scientific engagement, builds public awareness and understanding of science and provides independent, authoritative and influential scientific advice.

  • Science at the Shine Dome 2017

    In its 63rd year, Science at the Shine Dome will feature more than 40 extraordinary scientists from around Australia—and special international guests—in a fast-paced smorgasbord of new knowledge from across the scientific spectrum.

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  • 2017 Canberra public speaker series

    Series passes and tickets for the 2017 Canberra public speaker series are now available. Explore fascinating discoveries in the hunt for extraterrestrial life and habitable planets, what planets like Jupiter are really made of, how time works in space, the exploration of the outer reaches of our planet and how we are using lasers to clean up space debris.

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  • The Shine Dome

    The Shine Dome

    Fascinated by the Shine Dome? Find out more about the Academy's unique landmark, including how to hold an event there.

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  • 2017 honorific awardees

    The 2017 honorific awards have been announced, celebrating the achievements of 17 awardees in a range of fields including biomedicine, conservation, applied mathematics, climatology, galactic archaeology, fluid dynamics and more.

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  • Science at the Shine Dome 2017
  • 2017 Canberra public speaker series
  • The Shine Dome
    The Shine Dome
  • 2017 honorific awardees

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