Latest news

This year, a short period of extreme flooding resulted in the tragic loss of lives, thousands of people evacuated, homes and animals lost and roads and bridges impassable. These floods...
A recent special issue of IWRA's Water International journal on the topic of Source to Sea features a collaborative paper by UNSW's Graeme Clark, Jordan Gacutan, Robert Lawther, Emma Johnston...
DSCN0507 (1).JPG
Associate Professor Paul Gribben from UNSW Science will receive $643,998 to investigate the role of sediment microbes in improving the health of threatened seagrass species across Australia and Singapore. Around...

Upcoming events

Research centres and expertise

Research centres and expertise

Research centres

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.

About us

About us

UNSW Global Water Institute team
Professor Greg Leslie

UNSW-GWI's Director.

Leadership team

Meet the leadership team and Steering Committee.

Australian Water Partnership

Launched by DFAT to share Australia's water expertise.

PLuS Alliance

Three prestigious research institutions join forces.