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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.
Read about the National Research Flagships and CSIRO's research Divisions and international activities.
CSIRO works with leading scientific organisations around the world, and is recognised internationally for the quality of its research.
CSIRO has established ten National Research Flagships. Read about the work of the National Research Flagships and find out about the Flagship Collaboration Fund.
CSIRO's research is performed by the 13 Divisions, which are the business units of CSIRO.