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Science & Technology Australia will represent your interests when advocating with government, engaging industry, interacting with the scientific and technological community, and communicating with the public.

We will work hard to keep your science and technology on the national agenda - working towards economic, environmental, health and social benefits for all Australians.

Speak directly to influencers

Membership includes the opportunity to access decision-makers in government, research and business, and to be represented at key annual members-only events, including Science Meets Parliament.

Amplify your voice

Science & Technology Australia leads a range of programs, alliances and activities that address issues affecting the STEM sector and those who work in it. These include policy development and guidance, advocacy and public campaigns to support strategic and sustained investment in science and technology, conferences and forums, and professional development and networking opportunities for our members’ members.

Access member benefits and discounts

Our member benefits program provides direct access to discounted services specialising in the area of governance, financial, administrative support and more. We also offer a range of How-To Guides and professional support to make your organisation the best it can be. Click through for more information.


STA membership provides great value through the events and networking opportunities available. It provides what you want if you engage fully by attending events and interacting with participants. The STA team are highly skilled to assist each member in accessing benefits. Many thanks to the STA team for their efforts in providing such high quality service to members.

Michelle Durant Managing Director AINSE Ltd.