World Food Day Poster Contest 2013 - Entries close 30 September


World Food Day Poster CompEnter 23 Jul -  30 Sep 2013. The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) – together with the United Nations Women’s Guild – is inviting children and young people aged 5  to17 to enter the second international World Food Day poster contest. more »

Planet Ark's Schools Tree Day Competition - Closes 5 August 2013


National Tree Day 2013'Get Outside and Grow'. Three lucky schools (a preschool, primary and high school) will each be awarded the makings of a spectacular vertical garden (valued at $500). more »

Clean Up the River

Clean Up the River is an interactive recycling game for primary school students, brought to you by Clean Up Australia. more »

WetlandCare Australia Photography Prize 2014- Entries Close 7 December 2013


To celebrate World Wetlands Day in February, WetlandCare Australia is hosting its annual Australia-wide photography competition.  The competition has Youth and Open categories in Art and Photography. There is a fee for entry. more »

National Recycling Week 2013


National Recycling WeekRecycle Right ... with National Recycling Week.  Join in the activities for National Recycling Week 2013 from 11-17 November. Now in its 18th year, National Recycling Week (NRW) is an established and highly regarded annual education and behaviour change campaign. more »


KidsClick is a search engine for kids created by librarians which guides guides young users to valuable and age appropriate web sites. more »

Savewater! Awards Photographic Competition 2013 - entries close Sept 30


Savewater AwardsEntries are now open for the savewater! awards, and parents are encouraged to have their children submit their photos, celebrating saving water.


The photographer award is designed to recognise creative talent with water conservation imagery as the key focus. There are three awards in this category: Junior Student (up to 12 years old), Senior Student (13 to 17 year olds), and Open. more »

Energy Quest

Energy Quest, by the California Energy Commission, is a fun way to learn about energy, with games and links, tips on saving energy, science projects, solar facts, how things work, a movie room, and more. more »

Primary Resources

Primary is a very good website with free lesson plans, activity ideas, and resources for primary teachers (and not too bad for parents, too!) more »

Scientific American Website

The highly regarded magazine has a comprehensive website with articles, news and podcasts on topics such as: space, biology, environment, energy and more. more »

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