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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 NSW Rural Fire Service is using new apps developed by CSIRO to conduct a critical assessment of the recent NSW bushfires.
A web-based tool that collects data about emergencies, displays data on a map-based interface and helps generate reports for specific locations.
A ten year study of the Brindabella Ranges has shown that Australia’s forests can bounce back after high intensity fire.
The CSIRO Pyrotron is a a 25 metre long fire-proof wind tunnel for testing how bushfires spread.
- CSIRO bushfire research is improving the understanding of fire, and improving technologies and strategies to save lives and limit damage.
- Bushfire has been part of the Australian landscape for millions of years but while we consider it a threat, some of our flora and fauna depend upon it.
- The bushfire research program at CSIRO is part of a large-scale collaborative effort.
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