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11 September 2018Australia's preparedness for a major tsunami is being put to the test today with a full-scale exercise, PacWave18, involving multiple agencies responding to the simulated threat of a tsunami bearing down on Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland and Tasmania.
29 August 2018On its 10 year anniversary, Geoscience Australia's world-renowned Sensitive High Resolution Ion Micro Probe (SHRIMP) mass spectrometer has uncovered a new age for gold bearing rocks near Tennant Creek.
09 August 2018Geoscience Australia is pleased to announce Dr Steven Hill as the new Chief Scientist of Geoscience Australia.
01 August 2018Geoscience Australia today launched an 80-day-long celebration of the highly diverse and wonderful world of Earth science and how it impacts our daily lives.
18 July 2018The $36.9 million investment in Digital Earth Australia announced as part of this year's Federal Budget will be used to help local business and industry harness the untapped potential of Earth observation data.
12 July 2018Geoscience Australia awarded for scientific discoveries made during the search for MH370.
29 June 2018The upgraded National Earthquake Alerts Centre at Geoscience Australia was officially reopened today by the Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Matt Canavan.
28 June 2018Geoscience Australia today released the underwater search data collected during the second phase of the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
26 June 2018Australian and Chinese researchers are celebrating a significant 10-year milestone of international collaboration to find a solution to a global problem by lowering carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and promoting and advancing carbon storage technology.
20 June 2018In this year's Budget, the Australian Government committed almost $225 million over four years to programs led by Geoscience Australia that will make reliable positioning data accurate to 10 centimetres available across all of Australia.