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 January 2018

    Ecolinc is offering a full day Professional Learning Program called "Hands on STEM" for Primary Teachers on Tuesday 13th March 2018 for Government Schools and Wednesday 14th March 2018 for Non-Government Schools. The keynote speaker is Dr Kathy Smith, Senior Lecturer on STEM Education at Monash University. The aim of the professional learning day is to provide teachers with curriculum resources, activities and rigorous, real world, age-appropriate "hands on"; learning experiences that will engage, challenge and excite students about STEM. The emphasis will be on professional sharing, showcasing good practice and networking.

    Cost: Government Schools – Free, Non-Government School: $90.00 per participant

  • 27 October 2017

    Due to an overwhelming number of booking requests, we are now fully booked for 2018. For those schools that have already made booking requests, thank you for your patience, we are endeavouring to work through all of these and will be in contact as soon as possible.

  • 20 October 2017

    Building extension works have commenced this week at Ecolinc and is due to continue until early 2018. We will continue to provide programs onsite, however, visiting schools will notice quite a bit of work being undertaken on our Resource Room and the construction of new rooms at the back of Ecolinc. This should not affect the quality of the programs we deliver. However, whilst these works are being undertaken, there may be some disruption to services, including telephones, internet etc. We are endeavouring to work with the builders to minimise the impact of these disruptions but should they occur, we ask schools to please be patient and to contact us on the mobile 0407501590 or email us at

  • 19 October 2017

    Ecolinc is offering a full day workshop Teaching Inquiry Science – Primary Connections in a STEM context on Monday 4th December. This is a free workshop and open to all Government School Primary Teachers.
    Click here to download the flyer

  • 9 October 2017

    Bookings are now open for 2018 programs. Booking requests must be submitted using the online booking form on our website. Our website has a comprehensive list and detailed information of all of our programs.  If you require any further information please call 53670171 or email

  • 18 September 2017

    90 Year 9 & 10 students from schools across the state are booked into the Ecolinc Emerging STEM for Women program on the 16th October. The featured keynotes for this event include:

  • 18 September 2017

    Bookings for all 2018 onsite and outreach programs open on Monday 9th October. Teachers will need to complete and submit the Booking Form online and we will process these according to date of submission. All new and updated programs will be live on our website from the commencement of Term 4.

  • 9 August 2017

    This year the theme for Science week is ‘Future Earth'. Have a look at what Ecolinc is offering during Science Week. (download poster) .....

  • 18 April 2017

    Primary Teachers STEM Professional Development – Making Science More Engaging for Students.

    Keynote address by Barry Plant, Deakin University Project Officer: Successful Students – STEM on ‘STEM Skills and Practices and how they relate to Primary Teaching and Learning’.

    Workshops led by a range of presenters, including some showcases by schools who are doing some great things in the STEM space.

  • 24 November 2016

    We have experienced an overwhelming response regarding bookings for next year’s programs and are now fully booked for 2017.

    Bookings are now open for 2017 F-12 onsite and outreach programs, so link onto the List View to find out what is on offer for next year.  Also, take a look at some of our new programs on the youtube video below.  Bookings are filling fast, so get in quick by either completing the booking request form or give us a call.