National Science Week Activities

Careers that Started in Science

Cosmos Resource for Teachers

Ag Facts

Science did you know?

Book a Virtual Scientist

Science weeks, days and months

February

  • 2 February World Wetlands Day

March

  • 4-10 March Sea Week
  • 8 March  World Kidney Day
  • 11-17 Ground Water Awareness Week
  • 11-17 March World Glaucoma Week
  • 12-18 Brain Awareness Week
  • 21 March World Forestry Day
  • 22 March World Water Day
  • 23 March  World Meteorological Day
  • March 25 -31 National Arthritis Awareness Week
  • March 26-1 April World Salt Awareness Week
  • 31st March  Earth Hour

April

  • 7 April  World Health Day
  • 12 April International Day of Human Space Flight
  • 22 April Earth Day

May

  • 1-7 May Motor Neurone Disease Week
  • 6-12 May National Heart Week
  • 12-13 May World Migratory Bird Day
  • 14-20 May National Career Development Week
  • 18 May Fascination of Plants Day
  • 22 May International Day for Biological Diversity
  • 27 May- 2 June Macular Degeneration Awareness Week

June

  • June 3-9 Bowel Cancer Awareness Week
  • 5 June World Environment Day
  • 8 June World Oceans Day
  • 15 June Global Wind Day
  • 17 June World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

July

  • 11 July World Population Day
  • 29 July National Tree Day

August

  • National Science Week
  • 19-25 August National Healthy Bones Week

September

  • September National Biodiversity Month
  • 1 September National Wattle Day
  • 1-7 September National Asthma Awareness Week
  • 3-9 September National Landcare Week
  • 2-9 September National Parkinson’s Awareness Week
  • 9 September National Bilby Day
  • 16 September International Day for Preservation of the Ozone Layer
  • 17 September World Parks Day
  • 27 September World Maritime Day
  • 28 September World Rabies Day
  • 29 September World Heart Day

October

  • 1 October World Habitat Day
  • 4 October World Animal Day
  • 5 October  World Teachers’ Day
  • 14-20 October Earth Sciences Week
  • 16 October World Food Day
  • 21-27th National Water Week

November

  • 12 November World Pneumonia Day
  • 12-18th November National recycling Week
  • 14 November World Diabetes Day
  • 3rd week November  Geography Awareness Week
  • 21 November World Fisheries Day

December

  • December  Coastcare
  • 11 December International Mountain Day
 

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