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Please note: The Lotterywest BioDiscovery Centre has suspended classes due to COVID-19. This includes the school holiday workshops, Next Gen excursions program, Teacher Professional Development and Perkins Profs academy – as well as community group activities. If you have a booking and have not been contacted about rescheduling, please email [email protected].

Welcome to the BioDiscovery Centre!

Unleash your inner scientist with a hands-on experience of some of the awe-inspiring technologies used by Perkins researchers. Learn about the importance of medical research then experience the science yourself.

NEXT GEN PROGRAM

Students apply their practical skills and knowledge in a research-grade teaching laboratory. Content supports the Australia Curriculum.

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PERKINS PROFS

This specialist STEM-focused program aims to challenge and extend high achieving Science and Maths students.

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IMMERSION PROGRAM

During school holidays, five students can work beside scientists, gaining experience in how research is conducted on a day-to-day basis.

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TEACHER PROFESSIONAL LEARNING

Improve your practice inside and outside of the classroom and address ATSIL standards through our interactive sessions.

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BioDiscovery

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the Lotterywest BioDiscovery Centre – WA’s state-of-the-art teaching laboratory housed in the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research and operated by Perkins medical researchers and teachers.

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