Discovery Trail

Discover some of the innovative projects being completed through the integration of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
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Department for Energy & Mining

The Department for Energy and Mining (DEM) leads the global transformation economy, overseeing the responsible mining and production of the minerals, metals and fuels of the future, to safely and sustainably generate the energy and low carbon products of the future.

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Department of Defence

Our workforce is incredibly varied and includes intelligence analysts, engineers, policy advisors, IT specialists, graphic designers, social workers, lawyers, accountants and administrative support. Discover where you best fit and find out what Defence has to offer.

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Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin Australia invests in partnerships with Australia’s research and industry communities to support our global supply chains, providing opportunities for technology transfer, innovation, local skilled jobs and sustainable business growth.

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Australian Space Discovery Centre

The Discovery Centre aims to inspire the next generation of the space workforce with stories of innovation, curiosity and technology. There’s much more to space than being an astronaut. There are many exciting learning opportunities and career paths to follow right here on Earth.

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Marine Discovery Centre

The Marine Discovery Centre aims to provide inspirational discovery learning experiences whilst empowering students to actively protect South Australia’s coastal and marine environments.

We are the only coastal and marine educational facility for school students and the broader community in South Australia.

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Adelaide Crows

The Adelaide Football Club recognises that part of being an elite sporting organisation is a duty to give back to the community. In partnership with the Principal Partner Optus and the Crows Foundation, who both exist to support children in need through health, education, wellbeing and leadership, the AFC has developed STEMfooty to address the significant growth in STEM-related jobs.

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SA Water

SA Water is a successful, modern water utility that is wholly owned by the Government of South Australia. We employ more than 1,400 South Australians across a broad range of disciplines who operate over $14 billion of assets. We deliver essential water and sewerage services to more than 1.7 million South Australians. We operate in a geographically and climatically diverse service area, with sites and locations from Ceduna through to Port Augusta, the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara lands, across to the Riverland and down to Mount Gambier, and most places in between.

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Babcock Australasia is a global defence and aerospace company. Engineering is in our DNA.

Babcock provides critical complex engineering services which save lives, support national defence and protect communities. Focusing on three highly regulated markets: defence, emergency services and civil nuclear - Delivering vital services and managing complex assets in the UK and internationally.

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Fleet Space

Fleet Space is an agile space company based in South Australia. Our mission is to Connect Everything using cutting-edge communications and space technologies to enable the next giant leap in human civilisation.

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Green Adelaide

A statutory board established in July 2020 by the Government of South Australia, with a vision to create a cooler, greener, wilder and climate-resilient Adelaide that celebrates our unique culture.

We are Adelaide’s first dedicated urban environmental specialist organisation. We are focusing on guiding the people of Adelaide’s love of and connection with nature, and will practically create a cooler, greener and wilder capital city.

Our mission is to encourage activities and policies for Adelaide that enable pro-environmental behavioural change. This will be achieved by facilitating partnerships, investing in aligned initiatives, educating about nature, and delivering iconic on-ground environmental projects.

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