Science Educators’ Association of the Australian Capital Territory


Each year SEAACT organises two major events: the SEAACT Science and Engineering Fair and CONSEAACT. 

In addition, SEAACT holds regular workshops and professional learning events for teachers.

All events are advertised to our members through the SEAACT members email list as they arise. If you do not receive these emails and would like to please contact our Executive Officer.

Latest events and PL opportunities can also be found on the SEAACT Facebook page.


Join us on Friday 15 February 2019 at the Ian Potter Centre (Questacon) in Deakin for our AGM.  You will get an opportunity to elect your new councillors for 2019.


CONASTA 68: Unchartered Territory – Darwin, NT

CONASTA is the annual science education conference of the Australian Science Teachers Association (ASTA). In 2019 CONASTA will be hosted by the Science Teachers Association of the Northern Territory (STANT) and will be held from 7-10 July 2019.

For more information on presenting or attending CONASTA, please visit their website –

2019 STEMEd Conference: Future ImpACT

Our inaugural STEM conference will be held over two days, 5 and 6 April 2019.  On Friday, workshops will be hosted at various locations around Canberra at our major science educational centres.  We will open the conference on Friday evening at the Shine Dome with a keynote and refreshments. The main conference will be held on Saturday at the University of Canberra.  Early bird registration closes 28 February.

For more information, visit the CONFERENCE page.




Cindy Lee Chambers Bursary

We are now taking applications for the Cindy L. Chambers Bursary.  SEAACT will provide ONE MEMBER a complimentary registration to attend the 2019 STEMEd Conference.  The applicant must be a full individual member of the Science Educators’ Association of the ACT.  The applicant must be apply to provide a brief statement of no more than 500 words in support of his/her application. Please complete the scholarship application via the online form CLICK HERE




Primary Science Teacher Workshops

The primary science workshops are held by primary school science specialists and are offered to all primary teachers.

For more information, visit the Primary Science PL page