Terms & Conditions


Welcome to The Mad About Science Website. The Mad About Science site at www.madaboutscience.com.au (the "Site") is a shopping website where you can browse, select and order products from Mad About Science. By using the Site YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ITS LEGAL NOTICES (explained below), CONDITIONS OF USE, PRIVACY POLICY and all disclaimers and terms and conditions that appear elsewhere on the Site. 

We reserve the right to make changes to its Legal Notices and Conditions of Use at any time. Each time you Use this Site you should visit and review the then current Legal Notices and Conditions of Use that apply to your use of this Site and any transactions made while on the Site. If you are dissatisfied with, its content or Legal Notices and Conditions of Use, you agree that your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site.

Tampering with the Site, misrepresenting your identity, using buying agents or conducting fraudulent activities on the Site are prohibited.

Wombat Learning Pty Ltd ACN 646 256 000 and its associated entities (“We”, “Us”, “Our”) is the owner and operator of The Mad About Science site.

Your access to and use of the Site, including your order of Products through the Site, is governed by these terms and conditions and form a binding contractual agreement between you, the user of the Site and Wombat Learning Pty Ltd and its associated entities.

The mailing address for Mad About Science is: 1/82 Lewis Road, Wantirna South VIC 3152.

By using the Site you acknowledge and agree that you have had sufficient chance to read and understand the Terms and you agree to be bound by them. If you do not agree to the Terms, please do not use the Site.

If a provision of these Terms are invalid or unenforceable it is to be read down or severed to the extent necessary without affecting the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions


By using the Site you agree to be bound by its conditions of use, legal notices, privacy policy and all disclaimers that appear elsewhere on the Site.

You agree to comply with all relevant laws, state or federal, relating to your use of the Site and your placement of any order through the Site.

You agree not to use any data listed on the site for commercial purposes e.g. through price or information scraping.

Tampering with the Site, misrepresenting the identity of a user, using buying agents or conducting fraudulent activities on the Site are prohibited.

Website Terms of Use

When you visit the site, the following information will be recorded by us for statistical purposes:

  • your server address
  • your top level domain name (eg, .com, .gov, .au, etc)
  • the date and time of your visit to the site
  • the pages accessed and documents downloaded
  • the previous site visited, and
  • the type of browser used.

No attempt will be made to identify you or your browsing activities from these records except in the unlikely event of an investigation by the ISP, or where a law enforcement agency exercises a warrant to inspect the Internet Service Provider's logs.


Our site contains cookies. A cookie is a small text file that is sent back to your computer's hard drive from a host website. They record your preferences in relation to your use of a site and provide us with other information about your enquiry that allows us to recognize you in the future. The cookies on our sites do not read the information on your hard drive. They do not make your computer perform any actions or make your computer send information to any other computer via the Internet.

Errors on our site

Prices and availability of products and services are subject to change without notice. Errors will be corrected where discovered, and We reserve the right to revoke any stated offer and to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions including after an order has been submitted and whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged.

Product/Display Colours

The Site attempts to display product images shown on the site as accurately as possible. However, We cannot guarantee that the colour you see matches the product colour, as the display of the colour depends, in part, upon the monitor you are using.

Right to Download

You may only download Content displayed on Our Site for non-commercial, personal use provided you also retain all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices contained in the material, do not modify or alter the material and do not copy or post the material on any network computer or broadcast the material in any media. It is strictly prohibited to modify, transmit, distribute, reuse, repost, "frame" or use the content of Our Site including the text, images, audio and/or video for public or commercial purposes without written permission from Us. It is strictly prohibited to download the images of the products for sale within this site.

Pricing Policy

Our website Prices and offers are subject to change without notice. The in-store pricing of some individual stores may differ in order to meet local competition. Prices displayed on this website are in Australian Dollars ($AUD)and where applicable are inclusive of GST. Products labelled with an ‘Online Only’ Price label are available for purchase from the website only and are not available for purchase or pick-up in-store. Whilst on-line prices or offers are exclusive to this website they may be matched at individual stores but solely at the discretion of the relevant store proprietor or authorised Manager and subject to the availability of stock.

Placing An Order For Products

You may order Products by selecting and submitting your order through the Site in accordance with these terms and conditions. Any order placed through this Site for a Product is an offer by you to purchase the particular Product for the price notified at the time you place the order. We may ask you to provide additional details or require you to confirm your details to enable Us to process any orders placed through the Site. You agree to provide Us with current, complete and accurate details when asked to do so by the Site.