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Keeping you informed with our latest news and events at Ecolinc. If you would like to know more about any of these news stories, please feel free to contact us via our contacts or feedback page.

  • 23 July 2018

    Thursday 16th August

    7.00pm – 8.00pm

    Renowned palaeontologist Dr Stephen Poropat has been digging up Australian dinosaur fossils since 2004. Come and hear about Australia's Cretaceous dinosaurs and his latest exciting findings!

  • 23 July 2018

    The event is now fully booked

    Thursday 16th August

    4.30 – 6.00pm

    Meet a real-life Palaeontologist – Stephen Poropat, and hear about the dinosaurs he has found in Australia.

  • 14 May 2018

    Year 10-12

    Monday 13th August

    Ecolinc is excited to host a Model UN Conference on Monday 13th August for year 10-12 students on the very important topic of Combating Climate Change: Committing to Global Action and your students are invited to participate. 

    Please see attached flyer for more information. 

  • 14 May 2018

    “A nurse, a firefighter and a scientist walk into a classroom: A climate conversation”.

    Wednesday 13th June

  • 28 March 2018

    Wednesday 23rd May 2018

    This is a full day Professional Learning program targeted to Middle Years teachers. The aim is to provide teachers with curriculum resources and engaging inquiry learning tasks that will allow students to discover, challenge their thinking and excite them about the STEM disciplines. The emphasis will be on professional sharing, showcasing good practice and networking.

  • 28 March 2018

    Monday June 18 th 2018

    Climate change is not something that is going to happen in the future. It is not a future projection. Climate change is happening now and we are being impacted. At Climate 101, hear from experts (both in the lab and in the field) talk about climate change. Why is it happening, what the data is telling us, who is being impacted and what can we do?

  • 21 February 2018

    The Flying Robot School braved strong winds to engage students in a full day activity on Wednesday February 14th with students from Bacchus Marsh College.

  • 21 February 2018

    If you have visited us recently you will have noticed lots of building works and big changes to the building structure. The Ecolinc extension will mean an even better experience for the thousands of students who come through our doors annually.
  • 21 February 2018

    Palaeontologists Pat and Tom Rich have kindly agreed to share their expertise with Ecolinc in highlighting significant Bacchus Marsh Megafauna fossil finds. Pat is a resident Palaeontologist at Monash University and Swinburne Institute of Technology.
  • 30 January 2018

    Ecolinc is offering a full day Professional Learning Program called "Hands on STEM" for Primary Teachers on Tuesday 13th March 2018 for Government Schools and Wednesday 14th March 2018 for Non-Government Schools. The keynote speaker is Dr Kathy Smith, Senior Lecturer on STEM Education at Monash University. The aim of the professional learning day is to provide teachers with curriculum resources, activities and rigorous, real world, age-appropriate "hands on"; learning experiences that will engage, challenge and excite students about STEM. The emphasis will be on professional sharing, showcasing good practice and networking.

    Cost: Government Schools – Free, Non-Government School: $90.00 per participant

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