About Earth sciences for Australia’s future

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  • Our history dates back almost to Federation in 1901

To be a world-leading organisation informing evidence-based decisions through integrated Earth sciences to secure Australia’s future.

Corporate documents

A range of documents govern our operations and provide information about our projects and initiatives.

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Our people and careers

Our strength lies in our people and our diversity in backgrounds. Geoscience Australia offers a variety of scientific, technical, IT and administrative roles.

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Organisational structure

Geoscience Australia's management structure.

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Our projects

Projects and activities currently undertaken by Geoscience Australia as part of the work program.

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Our partners

Geoscience Australia participates in cooperative projects at all levels of government and industry.

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Our history

Geoscience Australia's history dates back almost to Federation in 1901 when it was decided to set aside land for the national capital.

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Our building

The building project was funded by the Commonwealth Government and completed in December 1997, with Geoscience Australia occupying the building in January 1998.

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Visiting Geoscience Australia

Services and facilities offered by Geoscience Australia.

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