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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.
Improving lives, through partnerships focused on Australia's most significant challenges and opportunities.
More than $100M has been committed to support collaborative activities with the CSIRO National Research Flagships Program. The new Flagship Collaboration Fund reflects the Australian Government’s commitment to research co-operation across all sectors of industry and science.
National Research Flagships offer full and top-up Flagship Postgraduate Scholarships to high quality students who wish to work on a Flagship research project.
CSIRO's Biosecurity Flagship is focused on helping to protect Australia from biosecurity threats and risks posed by serious exotic and endemic pests and diseases.
Finding ways to adapt to the impacts of climate change and variability.
We aim to create A$4 billion per annum in value for the economy by 2025, by delivering more efficient and innovative services for Australia.
Developing clean, affordable energy and transport technologies for a sustainable future.
The programs of Food Futures Flagship will transform the agrifood sector of the nation through new technologies and collaborations.
Developing cleaner advanced materials and manufacturing technologies to grow Australia's future productivity and prosperity.
Delivering science and technology solutions to the Australian minerals industry.
Our goal is to improve the health and wellbeing of Australians through research into prevention and early detection of common chronic diseases.
CSIRO's Sustainable Agriculture Flagship aims to secure Australian agriculture and forest industries by 2030 through a 50 per cent increase in productivity and a 50 per cent reduction in carbon emissions intensity, while enhancing the resource base and partnering for global benefit.
Addressing the sustainable management of Australia's water resources.
Delivering science and technology to provide Australians with enduring social, environmental and economic wealth from our vast ocean territory.
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