Science, research and innovation play a fundamental and transformational role in South Australia’s economy and society.
Programs and initiatives
SA Science Excellence Awards
The awards showcase the critical importance of science and research to the development of industry and our society.
STEM Skills Strategy
South Australia is embarking on a future built upon innovation and knowledge-intensive industries.
South Australia's Science Action Plan
The South Australian government's plan for science, research and innovation and their vital enabling roles in reaching our goals and in transforming the State’s economy by improving our productivity and competitiveness.
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Science and research agencies
- Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
- Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO)
- Department for Education and Child Development (DECD)
- Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (DEWNR)
- Department of Health (SA Health)
- Geological Survey of South Australia