Latest news stories

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.

  • 30 October 2018

    A life sized Diprotodon sculpture is now located in the Ecolinc wetland and we are inviting students to name our newest team member. Entries close on Friday 23rd November, so make sure your students get their entries in. A prize will be awarded to the winning entry.

  • 11 September 2018

    Bookings for 2019 onsite, outreach and special programs open on Monday 8th October.

    Our website has a comprehensive list and detailed information of all of our existing, new and updated onsite, outreach and special programs.

    Booking requests must be completed using the online booking form available on our website.

  • 11 September 2018

    We are excited to announce two new onsite programs in 2019.

    Fair Dinkum Dinosaurs – Year 5 & 6

    This program focuses on Australia’s Dinosaurs, their unique features, where they lived and what Palaeontologists have learnt about them through fossils, bones, footprints etc.

    Marsupial Milk – Year 10

  • 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.