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Register now for the 2020 Schools Plant Science Competition

Registrations are now open for the 2020 Queensland Department of Agriculture and Firsheries’ Hermitage Schools Plant Science competition and it’s free to participate! 

This incredibly popular competition offers students of all ages the opportunity to complete a hands-on experimental investigation and other engaging activities (focussing on the ‘Plant Health’ theme) that will help them discover just how important protecting plant health is in sustaining life on Earth.

The competition consists of three sections, 1) the ‘Plant Science Project Awards’2) the ‘Art in AgRiculTure Awards’ and 3) the ‘QuestaGame BioQuest’ – with activities linked to the Australian Curriculum.  You can participate in your choice of sections (or all 3) and the competition is open to all students from years P-12 Australia wide.  Below is a brief snapshot of the competition tasks and how to register.

While registrations are open now, the competition will begin on 28 January 2020 and will close on 26 June 2020. Register here. The competition is open to schools Australia wide from years P-12.

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