NeuralCode is a resource for Scientists of the Brain. It primarily focuses on Python but is also into R, Linux, LaTeX, Bibtex, Octave and other open source/cross platform goodies.
They have regular meetups on Fridays 3-5 pm at Swinburne University of Technology in Hawthorn, Melbourne. After which they take the conversation to Beer DeLuxe.
To keep up to date with these events, join the Facebook group and/or subscribe to the newsletter: