National Science Quiz 2022

David Wood

  •  7 Aug 2022
     7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for a fantastic night of science and fun with The National Science Quiz!

Hosted by Charlie Pickering from ABC-TV’s The Weekly and joined by some of Australia’s top scientists with our special guest team captains, each team will battle it out for the honour of being this year’s National Science Quiz champions.

While our teams discuss and ponder their quiz answers – our live audience can also play along for the chance to win a $500 cash prize!

Also Live-streaming via The National Science Quiz YouTube channel so you can play along at home to win $250 cash prize. Why not get a team together and make a night of it!

You can also submit a video science quiz question to put to our panellits for a chance to win $200!

They’ll be lots of science, laughs and fun and maybe even some slime! Register NOW!

Watch, join in, do both, or do either – whichever you choose the National Science Quiz will remind you how wonderful science really is!


The Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Mathematical and Statistical Frontiers (ACEMS) (The University of Melbourne et al.) was the driving force behind the creation of the National Science Quiz in Australia in 2016.

In 2022, MATRIX is proud to partner with co-sponsors: ARC Centre of Excellence in Future Low-Energy Electronics Technologies (FLEET) (lead sponsor), ARC Centre of Excellence for Plant Success in Nature and Agriculture, ARC Centre of Excellence for Engineered Quantum Systems (EQUS), ARC Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science, ARC Centre of Excellence for Gravitational Wave Discovery (OzGrav), ARC Centre of Excellence for Transformative Meta-Optical Systems (TMOS), Australian Government Defence, and Monash Engineering.