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UNSW scientists are members of a consortium chosen by the NSW Government to restore one of the most important wetlands in the Murray-Darling Basin – the Nimmie-Caira system of the...
UNSW Global Water Research experts on Murray-Darling
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The Institute draws on the expertise of UNSW research centres and facilities to bring a truly multi-disciplinary approach.


Our expertise is grouped into seven broad categories containing a total of 25 key capabilities.

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UNSW-GWI's Acting Director.

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Australian Water Partnership

Launched by DFAT to share Australia's water expertise.

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Three prestigious research institutions join forces.