ASI’s vaccination day for Sydney-siders – May 19

Don’t tell the anti-vaxxers, but Australian Skeptics Inc will be hosting a flu vaccine day for Sydney-Siders at the East Sydney Doctors clinic on Saturday, May 19, from 2pm. You will need to register so we can keep tabs on numbers, so go to our registration page to add your…

Skeptic magazine back issues – online and free

Australian Skeptics has digitised all of the back issues of The Skeptic magazine, going back to its first issues in 1981.

Britt Hermes campaign reaches significant milestone

Over A$100,000 raised to support naturopathy critic

ASI statement on sexual harassment at Skeptics events

Recent coverage in mainstream and social media of claims of sexual harassment at Skeptical events has highlighted a serious consideration for Skeptical groups around Australia and the world. In this country, most Skeptics groups have formulated codes of conduct, primarily for events such as convention and social meetings. With regard…

Sydney Skeptics Trivia Night – Thursday, March 1

Fun, prizes, and brain-twisting almost-impossible-to-answer questions

Scientific literacy low priority for CAM practitioners

Report says alt med practitioners need financial skills and the ability to sell ideas and products more than actually knowing something about science.

Guts in the pub – Sydney SitP February 1

Have you ever had a gut feeling about your health? The next Skeptics in the Pub meeting in Sydney on February 1 will take a look inside the myths and misconceptions about the microbiome and probiotics, with a touch of poo transplants on the way. Dr Andrea Leong is a…

Skeptical community delivers in campaign for Britt Marie Hermes

Initial goal of A$80,000 has been raised for Hermes’ defamation case.

Vale – Barry Williams

We say goodbye to one of the truly great characters of Australian skepticism.

Public hearing on TGA amendments – January 24, Canberra

Concerns about the promotion of pseudoscience and industry capture with new TGA system that abolishes pre-publication verification of ads