FameLab Australia is organised in cooperation with our local partners. The FameLab International Final is co-produced by Cheltenham Science Festivals and the British Council.
Cheltenham Festivals is FameLab's international partner. Cheltenham Festivals is the charitable organisation behind the town’s internationally acclaimed Jazz, Science, Music and Literature Festivals. In 2005 they started FameLab.
The Western Australian Museum is the State’s premier cultural organisation, housing WA’s significant scientific and cultural collection. For more than 120 years the WA Museum has made the State's natural science and social heritage accessible and engaging through research, exhibitions and public programmes.
The McCusker Charitable Foundation was established for charitable purposes aimed at improving health and education, with particular emphasis on Western Australia. In 2017, it was registered as a Private Ancillary Fund with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission.
Over the past years, the McCusker family has donated more than $50,000,000 to a wide variety of charitable projects and not for profit bodies. The family also financed the construction of the Lady McCusker Home.
Woodside is Australia’s largest independent oil and gas company with a global portfolio, recognised for our world-class capabilities – as an explorer, a developer, a producer and supplier of energy. Our assets are renowned for their safety, reliability and efficiency, and we are Australia’s most experienced LNG operator. We are passionate about supporting innovation and technology in Australia and believe careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) are essential to our industry's future and can lead to a rewarding career.
Curtin University is a leading Australian University located in Perth, Sydney and internationally. As the largest and most multicultural of Western Australia's universities, Curtin is widely recognised for practical research focused on solving real-world problems.
Located in Western Australia, Edith Cowan University's world-class research strives to make a difference to the community in WA and beyond. With more than 27,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students and an annual intake of some 4,300 international students, ECU offers industry-relevant teaching and research, a supportive study environment and award-winning facilities.
Murdoch University in Perth, Western Australia, has an enviable reputation as one of Australia's top teaching and research universities. With a student population of more than 22,000 from across 90 different countries, Murdoch provides state-of-the-art facilities, excellent student services and a range of Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research programmes.
The University of Western Australia (UWA) is the State’s only university ranked in the World Top 100 and is placed 24th in the world - and first in Australia - for Life and Agricultural Sciences. With a high performance culture and a globally connected outlook, UWA is internationally recognised for its excellence in teaching, learning and research.
Australia's Science Channel is Australia's first free and open publishing platform for science stories. We work with leading minds, organisations and institutions to bring you compelling science content to watch, read, listen and share your thoughts on what's happening in science.
Australia’s Science Channel is operated and developed by The Royal Institution of Australia Inc., an independent charity and unique national science hub promoting public awareness and understanding of science.
Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation
The Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation is Western Australia’s lead economic development agency. The Science and Innovation division works collaboratively with industry, government, research and entrepreneurial networks to diversify the economy, through the development of Western Australia’s scientific and innovation capability and capacity.