The Science Nation is proud to partner with fantastic venues in Adelaide, Brisbane and Melbourne. You can attend the Science Nation’s events in the following venues:

Adelaide – RiAus, The Science Exchange

The Science Nation’s Adelaide-based events are held at the home of RiAus at The Science Exchange, in the heart of Adelaide’s CBD.


The Science Exchange is located on Exchange Place off McHenry Street (inbetween Pirie and Grenfell Streets). The closest carpark is Upark at Topham Mall.  Details can be found here.

Public Transport

As The Science Exchange is located in the CBD most buses, trains and trams will bring you into the general area of the building. For timetables visit the Adelaide Metro website.

Brisbane – Queensland Museum

The Science Nation’s Brisbane events are held at the Queensland Museum, South Brisbane. There are many restaurants, cafes, and bars nearby for dinner or drinks before or after the talk.


Parking is available at the Cultural Centre car parks for flat fee of $16. The closest parking is located off Stanley Place.

Public transport

The Queensland Museum is very well serviced by public transport as it is adjacent to the Cultural Centre bus stop and a short walk from the South Brisbane train station.

Please visit the TransLink website  for specific information regarding the best route from your location.

Melbourne – The Royal Society of Victoria

The Science Nation’s Melbourne-based events are held at The Royal Society of Victoria in Melbourne’s CBD.