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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.
- The Australian National Wildlife Collection is a significant biodiversity resource aiding the study, classification and documentation of Australia’s mammals, birds and reptiles.
- The Australian National Wildlife Collection undertakes research aimed at preserving Australia's rich biodiversity.
- The Australian National Wildlife Collection has staff dedicated to the collection and cataloguing of vertebrates.
- The breadth of knowledge of the Australian National Wildlife Collection staff has enabled the production of many influential reference works
- Find out the latest news and achievements from the Australian National Wildlife Collection
Find out more about CSIRO's Facilities & Collections.
+61 2 6246 4061
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