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CSIRO aims to establish and build relationships with members of the community. We welcome people of all ages to come and explore our facilities, holiday programs and public events.
Phone: 1300 363 400
CSIRO, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, is Australia's national science agency and one of the largest and most diverse research agencies in the world.
Large-scale, long-term, multidisciplinary science to address Australia's major national challenges and opportunities.
CSIRO expertise is organised into 11 research areas
CSIRO manages national facilities and collections that are opened to researchers around Australia and overseas.
A project is being undertaken to provide vital data on how well prepared Australian communities are for the potential impacts of climate change.
Assessing climate change implications on South Australia's weeds and adaptation option.
Case study - Advancing vintages: wine-growing and climate change.
To assess true vulnerability to climate change, we need to integrate climatic and environmental impacts with the community's capacity to adapt.
Australia is a continent subject to extreme weather events such as cyclones, storms, floods and heatwaves. The social and economic impact of these natural disasters totals billions of dollars per year.
Our Water for a Healthy Country Flagship research into climate change and variability will maximise agricultural, urban and ecological water use opportunities.
- Finding ways to adapt to the impacts of climate change and variability.
- Addressing the sustainable management of Australia's water resources.
- Marine, atmospheric and earth systems research driven by issues affecting Australia and the world.
Learn more about CMAR
Climate Adaptation Flagship
+61 3 9239 4691
+61 456 624 271