Adam Frew

Dr Adam Frew is an ecologist interested in the interactions between fungi and plants. A key focus of his ...

Adam Gilmour

Adam Gilmour is the CEO and Co-founder of Gilmour Space, a venture-funded space technology and rocket co...

Aileen Moreton-Robinson

Distinguished Professor Aileen Moreton-Robinson is a Goenpul woman from Minjerribah (Stradbroke Island), ...

Ali Buchberger

Ali Buchberger is an accomplished executive, having held senior positions across the space, mining, scien...

Alice Clement

Dr Alice Clement (Flinders University) is an evolutionary biologist and palaeontologist, most interested ...

Alice Gorman

Dr Alice Gorman is an internationally recognised space archaeologist and author of the award-winning book...

Alison Wright

Dr Alison Wright is a transgender Neurobiologist working at the Clem Jones Center for Neurobiology and St...

Amber Gillett

Amber has been a wildlife veterinarian at Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital (AZWH) since 2006. Her main spe...

Ana Alonso-Serrano

Ana Alonso-Serrano is a postdoctoral researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics. Wi...

Anand Gautam

Dr Anand Gautam has had wide-ranging leadership roles in R&D and innovation strategies in Inflammatio...

Andrew 'Twiggy' Forrest

As Founder and Chairman, Dr Andrew Forrest AO has led Fortescue Metals Group from inception to a US$60 bi...

Andy Howe

Andy is an insect ecologist working with applied ecology across biocontrol in eucalypt forestry, invasive...

Angharad Yeo

Angharad Yeo is an award-winning television presenter, podcaster, video game critic, musician, and entert...

Anne Poelina

Professor Anne Poelina is a Nyikina Warrwa woman from the Kimberley region of Western Australia. An activ...

Aunty Bridget

Bridget Garay is a Torres Strait Islander woman who has family connections to Mer (Murray Island) on her ...

Axiom Holographics

Axiom Holographics are the world leader in Holograms, Hologram Devices and content creation, proudly base...

Bernie Hobbs

Best known as a judge from The New Inventors and her many years with ABC Science, Bernie Hobbs is an awar...

Bethany Fuller

Bethany joined the Australian Federal Police in 2013 and has worked in a diverse range of portfolios incl...

Big Bang Education

Big Bang Education is a Brisbane-based organisation focused on designing and delivering science education...

BlackCard

BlackCard builds cultural competency to work effectively with members of the Aboriginal community. The Bl...

BOP Industries

BOP Industries is a Brisbane based technology and education company on a mission to inspire the next gene...

Brendan Hokowhitu

Brendan Hokowhitu is Ngāti Pūkenga (Māori) from Aotearoa. He is currently a Professor of Indigenous Re...

Bronwyn Fredericks

Professor Bronwyn Fredericks has over 30 years of experience working in and with the tertiary sector, Sta...

Brett Leavy

Brett Leavy is the director of a B-corp social impact company whose research and development in Virtual S...

Brian Greene

Brian Greene is professor of physics and mathematics at Columbia University and is widely recognized for ...

Bridget Boyle

Dr Bridget Boyle is a performer, director and teacher of theatre and comedy and a co-founder of debase pr...

Brisbane Astronomical Society

The Brisbane Astronomical Society was founded in 1986 by a group of amateur astronomers. BAS caters for b...

Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha

By revealing plants’ integral role in sustaining life on our planet, Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-t...

Brisbane Immersive

Brisbane Immersive creates new worlds, bringing stories to life by pushing the boundaries of immersive th...

Brit Asmussen

Dr Brit Asmussen is Senior Curator, Archaeology, at Queensland Museum. Brit works with archaeological, cu...

Bryony Cole

Bryony Cole is the world’s leading authority on sextech. Since launching the top-rated podcast, Future ...

Cara Gately

Cara Gately has over 10 years of experience in the VFX and Animation industry, having worked in a number ...

Carol McGregor

Carol McGregor is an Aboriginal artist based in Brisbane of Wadawurrung (Kulin Nation) and Scottish desce...

Cathy Foley AO PSM

Dr Cathy Foley AO PSM commenced as Australia’s ninth Chief Scientist in January 2021 after an extensive...

Cathy ter Bogt

Cathy completed a Bachelor of Engineering (Materials) and Arts before discovering the fascinating and div...

Chantelle Otten

Chantelle is Australia’s leading Sexologist and is LoveHoney’s ambassador. She runs the largest Sexol...

Chris Burwell

Chris Burwell joined the Queensland Museum in 1995 and is Senior Curator of Insects and also has a 20% co...

Chris Ferrie

Chris Ferrie is an Associate Professor at the University of Technology Sydney and the Centre for Quantum ...

Chris Fleming

Chris Fleming is a Professor of Economics and Dean (Research) at the Griffith Business School. He teaches...

Christine Lambkin

Dr Christine Lambkin is the Curator of Entomology responsible for the Queensland Museum’s collectio...

City Parkland Services

City Parklands Services is a leader in the management of Brisbane’s key open spaces, including South Ba...

Clare Bowditch

Clare Bowditch is a musician, broadcaster, sometimes actor, speaker, entrepreneur, and just recently beca...

Connie McIntosh

Connie is a Cybersecurity Professional with over 20 years experience in Network and Cyber Security, she i...

Craig Zonca

Craig is one of the most recognised voices on radio in Queensland with more than 15 years behind the mic ...

Dan Ilic

‘Investigative Humourist’ Dan Ilic is one of Australia’s most prolific comedy voices, known for...

Dana Gehrman

Brisbane based guitar-slinger and singer Dana Gehrman delivers a vintage sound that evokes rich nostalgia...

David Pyle

David works jointly with Queensland Museum Network and QUT as Digital Initiatives Manager and Lecturer. H...

David Sinclair

David Sinclair is Professor of Genetics and co-director of the Paul F. Glenn Center for Biology of Aging ...

Donna Green

Associate Professor Donna Green was a founding member of the Climate Change Research Centre, UNSW. She co...

Donna Miller

Donna is a digital collections and data professional, providing stakeholders with a contemporary informat...

Earth Guardians

Earth Guardians in an Australian technology company that’s mapping the world’s biodiversity f...

Elissa Epel

Elissa Epel is a Professor, as well as Vice Chair, of the Department of Psychiatry at University of Calif...

Elizabeth Pearce

Elizabeth (Liz) Pearce completed a Bachelor of Science with honours majoring in Physics at the University...

Eriita Jones

Eriita is a planetary and space scientist with a background in astrophysics, passionate about application...

Erika Gress

Erika is a marine scientist whose focus on mesophotic reefs (reefs 30 – 150 depth) began when she joine...

Ernest Foo

Associate Professor Ernest Foo joined Griffith University in 2019 within Griffith’s School of Informati...

Federica Sbordone

Federica Sbordone received her B.Sc. in Biotechnology in 2018 and M.Sc. in Pharmaceutical Biotechnologies...

Fran Sheldon

Professor Fran Sheldon is a river ecologist whose research explores the relationships between hydrology, ...

Francis Collins

Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D. currently serves as the Acting Science Advisor to President Joe Biden, st...

Francis Nona

Francis Nona is a proud Torres Strait Islander man from Badu Island who has been initiated into manhood t...

Geoff Thompson

Geoff Thompson began illustrating insects as a research assistant at University of Queensland in 1975. Fr...

Geological Society of Australia

The Geological Society of Australia is a professional society representing geologists in Australia. Publi...

Georgie Pinn

Georgie Pinn is a multimedia artist and creative director of interactive installations, film, animation, ...

Glenn King

After academic stints in Australia and the USA, Glenn joined the Institute for Molecular Bioscience at th...

Graham Phillips

Graham’s been a familiar face on ABC television for many years, including being the host of the science...

Graziella Caprarelli

Dr. Graziella Caprarelli’s area of professional expertise is in the study of volcanic activity of E...

Guru Dudu

Guru Dudu is a company of performers and facilitators passionate about using play, love, and laughter to ...

Guy Castley

Guy is a terrestrial ecologist passionate about conservation and the environment. He completed his postgr...

Guy Ritani

Guy Ritani (ia/they/them) is a proud Takatāpui Maori artist, activist, educator and ecological designer ...

Halina Baczkowski

Halina is a journalist with the ABC. She’s currently onscreen co-hosting  ABC’s tv ‘Movin’ to t...

Heather Janetzki

Heather Janetzki is a Collection Manager at the Queensland Museum where she maintains and expands the mam...

Hope D

The beginning of 2020 saw Hope D release an aptly titled second single named “Second” and follow up t...

Hugh Possingham

Professor Hugh Possingham became Queensland Chief Scientist in September 2020. He is a conservation sci...

Jacinda Ginges

Dr Jacinda Ginges is a theoretical physicist. Her research is focused on using atoms to search for possib...

Jacq Romero

Associate Professor Jacq Romero is an expert in experimental quantum information. Her research is focused...

James Haig

Since studying biology at University James has had a varied career working for London Zoo and the Victori...

Jason Nelson

Coming from Australia, but born in Oklahoma, Jason Nelson is a creator of curious and wondrous digital po...

Jay Younger

Jay Younger is a Brisbane-based artist, curator and academic. Her curatorial focus is on freedom of artis...

Jeff Johnson

Jeff Johnson is Queensland Museum ichthyologist and collection manager of fishes. He has expert knowledge...

Jen Boyce

Jen Boyce is a founding member and bass player of Brisbane band Ball Park Music. She has previously playe...

Joel Gilmore

Dr Joel is an energy expert, food nerd, and passionate science communicator! He regularly features on tel...

John Healy

Dr John Healy (PhD, DSc, Univ Qld) has been researching the biology, classification and evolutionary rela...

John Stanisic

Dr John Stanisic OAM (The Snail Whisperer) is an Honorary Research Fellow at the Queensland Museum and Au...

Jonathan Cramb

Dr Jonathan Cramb was once a kid who liked dinosaurs. Nothing much has changed, but his research now focu...

Jonathan Harrison

Jono Harrison is a theatre technician, with over 10 years of experience working and touring in the arts a...

Jonathan Webb

Dr Jonathan Webb is a science journalist and broadcaster, currently working as Science Editor for the ABC...

Judith Hickson

Judith Hickson joined the Queensland Museum in 2016 as a Curator of Social History in the Cultures and Hi...

Justin Noonan

Justin grew up in south east Queensland where spring thunderstorms commonly occur and his storm chasing c...

Karlie Noon

Karlie Alinta Noon is a Gamilaraay astronomer and science communicator working with audiences around the ...

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki just loves science to pieces, and has been spreading the word in print, on TV and ra...

Kate Hofmeister

Kate Hofmeister coordinates TurtleCare Sunshine Coast, a large citizen science turtle research project op...

Katherine Freese

Katherine Freese holds the Jeff and Gail Kodosky Endowed Chair in Physics at the University of Texas at A...

Kimberly Finlayson

Kimberly Finlayson is a marine biologist and ecotoxicologist, with expertise in sea turtles. She has work...

Kirsten Banks

Kirsten Banks is a proud Wiradjuri astrophysicist and science communicator. As a PhD Candidate at UNSW, K...

Laura Niedernhofer

Laura Niedernhofer is Director of the Institute on the Biology of Aging and Metabolism at the University ...

Lawrence Leung

Lawrence Leung loves taking a funny and fascinating look at how humans believe in strange things. He inve...

Leonard Susskind

Leonard Susskind is the Felix Bloch Professor of Theoretical Physics at Stanford University, and one of t...

Lidia Morawska

Lidia Morawska, a physicist, is Distinguished Professor at the Queensland University of Technology in Bri...

Linda Hassall

Linda is Field of Study Coordinator Drama Major and Program Director Bachelor Creative Industries School ...

Lindsey Bignell

Lindsey Bignell is a particle physicist who builds experiments which hope to measure dark matter. These e...

Lizzie O'Shea

Lizzie is a lawyer and writer, and a founder and chair of Digital Rights Watch. She appears regularly in ...

Maddy McAllister

Dr Maddy McAllister is the Senior Curator of Maritime Archaeology at the Queensland Museum Network, based...

Madeleine van Oppen

Professor Madeleine van Oppen is an ecological geneticist with an interest in microbial symbioses and cli...

Margaret Sheil AO FAA FTSE

Margaret Sheil AO is the Vice-Chancellor and President of QUT and Chair of the Queensland Museum Network....

Mark Hamann

Mark Hamann is a marine biologist at James Cook University (JCU) in Townsville. His research focusses on ...

Mark Humphries

Writer and performer, Mark Humphries, is best known as a resident satirist on ABC-TV’s 730 and for ...

Mark Van Raamsdonk

Mark Van Raamsdonk is a professor of physics at the University of British Columbia. Van Raamsdonk was a C...

Marty Brown

Despite never having graced a magazine cover, Marty Brown is a true slashie. In addition to managing the ...

Melanie Olsen

Melanie Olsen leads ReefWorks – Australia’s Tropical Marine Technology Test Range at the Australian I...

Melissa Fanshawe

Melissa Fanshawe is a mathematics lecturer in the School of Education at University of Southern Queenslan...

Michael Pfrunder

Michael completed his PhD in 2014 at the Queensland University of Technology which investigated how cryst...

Michelle LaRue

Dr Michelle LaRue is an Associate Professor of Antarctic Marine Ecology at the University of Canterbury, ...

Microplastics and Environmental Health research group at UQ

The microplastics research team at the Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences (QAEHS), U...

Nathan Boase

Dr Nathan Boase is a Lecturer at QUT, where he both researches and teaches Chemistry. He works across bou...

Neridah Waters

Neridah is a choreographer, performer and theatre maker. She has toured her work extensively in Australia...

Nicole Bell

Professor Nicole Bell is a theoretical physicist at the University of Melbourne. Her research lies at the...

Nir Barzilai

Nir Barzilai is the founding director of the Institute for Aging Research, the Nathan Shock Center of Exc...

Niraj Lal

Dr Niraj (Nij) Lal graduated with a PhD in physics from the University of Cambridge as a Gates Scholar in...

Norman Swan

Norman Swan is a multi-award winning producer and broadcaster, host of RN’s Health Report, co-host of ...

Ocean Life Education

There is no greater time than now for children to learn and understand about the environment and what har...

Owen Seeman

Owen Seeman is the Collection Manager for Arachnids at the Queensland Museum, where he also works as an a...

Patrick Couper

Patrick Couper is the Curator of Reptiles and Amphibians at Queensland Museum and has an active research ...

Paulo de Souza

Professor Paulo de Souza completed his Ph.D. in Natural Sciences (Dr. rer. nat.) at Johannes Gutenberg Un...

Peter Corke

Peter Corke is a Professor of Robotic Vision at Queensland University of Technology, and Director of the ...

Peter Cowman

Peter joined the Queensland Museum Network (QMN) in 2021 as Senior Curator of Biosystematics. He is based...

QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute

QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Queensland’s first medical research institute has worked for...

Rajiv Khanna

Rajiv Khanna is the founding Coordinator of QIMR Berghofer Centre for Immunotherapy and Vaccine Developme...

Rangi Matamua

Professor Rangi Matamua, of Tūhoe travels throughout the country giving public lectures about Matariki a...

Raptor Vision

Jason Jordan of Raptor Vision has been working with birds of prey for more than 17 years. He started work...

Red Rocket 3

Red Rocket 3 is a crazy rock band for kids! 3 performers, one rocket and a heap of fun! Explore, Life, Mu...

Rhianna Patrick

Rhianna Patrick is a Torres Strait Islander media professional with over twenty years experience working ...

Richie LeStrange

Richie LeStrange is the drag persona of award winning performance artist and producer Sampson Smith. Disr...

Rochelle Lawrence

Rochelle is a palaeontologist specialising in fossil preparation and digital preservation at the Queensla...

Rocío Aguilar

Rocío did her BSc/MSc at the Comahue National University (Argentina) on habitat use in geckos, and resea...

Ruby Awburn

Ruby Awburn is a graduate from the Grimwade Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation at the University...

Samantha Nixon

Samantha is a former arachnophobe, turned venoms scientist and spider advocate at the Institute for Molec...

Samantha Shellard

Samantha Shellard is Works on Paper, Conservator at Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art. A rol...

Sammy Herbert

Sammy Herbert is the Head of Developer Experience at SixPivot. Her and her work have won numerous awards ...

Sana Qadar

Sana Qadar is the host of All in the Mind on ABC Radio National, a show exploring the mind, brain and beh...

Sandra Tuszynska

Sandra Tuszynska is a mycologist (a fungi scientist) and a soil microbiologist with a special interest in...

Sarah Kanowski

Sarah Kanowski co-presents Conversations on ABC Radio and podcast. She previously presented Books and ...

Sarah Pye

Award-winning author (and avid traveller) Dr Sarah Pye met Malaysian ecologist Dr Wong in 2012. She asked...

Sasha Purcell

Sasha Purcell is Torres Strait Islander human rights lawyer, Fulbright Scholar and NYU Human Rights Schol...

Science On The GO!

Science on the GO! is the STEM outreach provider at Griffith University. Science on the GO! aims to brin...

Scott Hocknull

Scott has worked at Queensland Museum for the last 31 years, from starting as a volunteer, working with t...

Seja Vogel

Seja Vogel started playing music in Brisbane synth-punk trio Sekiden and has since lent her synth and sin...

Shannon Robinson

Shannon started her career as an academic librarian at QUT in 2009 before moving into the special researc...

Sound Off for Schools

Sound Off for Schools run mindfulness education sessions for students, parents and teachers using wireles...

Squidgenini

Squidgenini (pron. squid-jeh-nee-nee) is a vocalist, producer and DJ from Brisbane/Meanjin. From humble b...

Stacey Thomson

Stacey Thomson, more affectionately known as Ranger Stacey is a television personality, presenter, MC, wi...

STEAM Circus

STEAM Circus was born in 2018 and is the result of observing kids with learning differences engage with n...

Substation 33

Substation33 is an e-waste recycling social enterprise. Since 2013 more than 500,000 kilograms of electro...

Susan Wright

Susan Wright is a Collection Manager with the Entomology (insect) section at the Queensland Museum. She h...

Tamara Davis

Astrophysicist Tamara Davis studies the elusive “dark energy” that’s accelerating the universe. She...

Tasha Stanton

Associate Professor Tasha Stanton is the Osteoarthritis Research Theme Lead for IIMPACT in Health at The ...

Tegan Taylor

Tegan Taylor is a health and science reporter for the ABC and co-host of the ABC’s multi-award-winning ...

Tjupurru

Tjupurru is a proud descendant of the Djabera Djabera tribe of the West Australia Kimberleys. He moved to...

Tom Bridge

Tom is Senior Curator of Corals at Queensland Museum Network (QMN), based at the Museum of Tropical Queen...

Tony Auden

Tony Auden presents the weather for 7NEWS in Queensland. He’s been fascinated with weather since he was...

Trent Munro

Professor Trent Munro is a Biotechnology and Biopharmaceutical professional with extensive experience in ...

Vicente M. Diaz

Prof. Vicente M. Diaz (Pohnpeian) chairs the Dept of American Indian Studies at University of Minnesota, ...

Will Goulding

Dr Will Goulding is an ecologist who has studied birds across three continents, working on conservation p...

Yumi Stynes

Yumi Stynes is a broadcaster and writer who’s been working in Australian media for almost two deca...