SCIENCE

STEM

SPACE

JOIN OUR TEAM FOR AN INSPIRING & INNOVATIVE STEM ROUNDTABLE

17th August 2024

1.00 pm - 5.00 pm.

 

 

INTERNATIONAL SPACE, SCIENCE, STEM & ENVIRONMENT FESTIVAL.

16th-18th AUGUST, 2024. 

 

VENUE: Trinity Bay High School - Cairns, Queensland AUSTRALIA

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CALL TO ACTION -  

NATIONAL STEM ROUNDTABLE 

 

17th AUGUST 2024 

Cairns, Queensland AUSTRALIA 

Venue:

Trinity Bay State High School

 

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National STEM Roundtable and "International Space, Science, STEM and Eco Festival"

16-18 August 2024 | Cairns Australia

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"Illuminate FNQ has partnered and continues to develop our international connections and wish to thank all those who continue to support our vision and visit our operational base in Queensland Australia." 

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ILLUMINATE FNQ  

SPACE MEDICINE

STEM Projects

& Education Accelerator Programs

 

Transforming our next generation to empower science

 

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"The indigenous peoples never had, and still do not have, the place that they should have occupied in the progress and benefits of science and technology, although they represented an important basis for this development." 

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RIGOBERTA MENCHU 

 

Journey Through Space and Time To The Stories Of The Stars Told By Our Ancestors Since Time Immoriale 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Creating the Foundation for New Science.  Investing in the next generation of scientists

 

Join us in exploring Space Medicine, Science and STEM

Our role to work, enhance and grow the capacity of Traditional Owners, First Nations scientist, Elders, women, families, youth and cultural and linguistically diverse communities to explore and fall in love with all things space, science and STEM.

"Bringing Science into The Community Agenda" through creating opportunities within Australia and abroad.  We can use the unique approaches of diversity and cultural inclusion to grow the scientific approach that can lead to sustainable and innovative science and technology growth. 

The building of First Nations knowledge using scientific lens with elders, families, students, scientists and all stakeholders working collaboratively to build a sustainable future where our land, seas, skies, space and waterways uses sustain our natural environment. 

 

WINTER CAMPS

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS 

CAMP INNOVATION

SPACE MEDICINE CAMPS 

 

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Our Sponsors & Partners 

 

Sustainable Development Goal 4

The best scientists are students who know how to fail, pick themselves up again and keep going.

Trinity Bay High School

This event was bought to life with Charlotte Stewart is the lead Science Teacher at TBay.  Her passion to deliver life changing educational programs is everything she delivers.

Cairns Turtle Rehabilitation Centre

Founder and lead scientist at the Jenni Gilbert, Jenni's ground breaking research founded the first vaccine for Turtles.  Recently securing fundign for her Green Island  Blue Carbon Project for environmental education on country.

Circular Economy FNQ

Believes that education is the key to changing our community for the better. 

Irene Portelli Chair of CEFNQ volunteers her time to mentor University and High School Students on how to develop the life cycle of the products we consume from a reduce and redesign lens.

cQU

Partners in our delivery of the first First Nation lead Engineering and Marine Biology Degrees.
cQU is a Social Enterprise University we are proud to partner with.

Jaragun Eco Services

A First Nation lead company driven to ensure that the water from our estuaries and rivers make a positive impact on the GBR and other coastal regions Nationwide.

Cairns Children Museum

The runway to becoming interested in STEM subjects start in the first 7 years of life, that is why Sari and the team from CMM are crucial to ensuring kids keep their divergent thinking muscle going throughout their life.

Illuminate-FNQ acknowledges the collective wisdom of our scholarly traditional owners, elders on the lands in which we meet. We pay respect to our neighboring tribes to the north, south, east and west.  

In recognition we acknowledge our ancestors for their contribution to science, education, arts and health. Allowing us to develop creative academic and scientific thought under these moons, stars, galaxies and on these lands, skies, oceans, waterways and airways.