Travel Opportunities

The adventure of a lifetime

The ASMS provides a range of great opportunities for our students to participate in study tours both within Australia and internationally.

We aim to provide a rich range of international and interstate connections, and actively seek relationships with partners that will enhance the mission and operation of our school.


Heron Island Science Excellence Camp

Queensland, 28 November – 5 December 2021

This exciting research trip is a joint venture with Corinda and Centenary State High Schools in Queensland. Students work alongside the University of Queensland (UQ) marine scientists at the Heron Island Research Station.

  • Fly to Brisbane, bus to Gladstone, then catamaran to Heron Island
  • Cost approximately $2,000. Includes all transport, meals, accommodation at Heron Island Research Station, research materials, boating and snorkelling equipment and activities
Hiroshima Sponsorship Tour

Postponed due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

  • 5 Days in Hiroshima for a Science Fair and school experience
  • Make presentations of research work
  • Participate in research activities with local and international students
  • Accommodation in Hiroshima University Dormitories
  • Scholarship by Hiroshima University on merit selection of best SIP / Research Projects
International Student Science Fair (ISSF)

China, 14 – 28 July 2021 | online event

The goal of ISSF is to provide students with a platform where they not only present their scientific skills but also learn a lot more from others through mutual interaction.

  • Hosted by a different school & country, annually
  • 5 day participation in ISSF
  • Enjoy special social and cultural experiences of the host country
  • Meet and make friends with students from over 20 different countries
  • Participate in Scientific workshops
  • Present Research Project to likeminded students from around the world
  • Scholarship – based on best SIP / Research Projects
Student Exchange
Postponed due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
  • Experience studying at a school in Canada, The Netherlands, Japan or Iceland
  • Stay with an exchange student family in the host country, then host your exchange student in Adelaide
  • Between 2 to 4 weeks (both ways)
  • Costs include flights, travel insurance and personal spending money
  • Food, accommodation, schooling, local transport and local sightseeing is reciprocal
Australian Science Fair (ASF)

Melbourne, 22 – 24 November 2021

  • Presented by the John Monash Science School and Monash University
  • Keynote presentations by Australia’s leading scientists
  • Student seminar, poster presentations and STEM challenges
  • Monash University STEM Excursions
  • Dormitory Accommodation in Monash University
  • Approx. cost to student $600