About Us

CAWCR is a research partnership between CSIRO and the Bureau of Meteorology, focused on the Earth’s climate system. The research keeps up-to-date Australia’s weather and seasonal forecasting systems, delivered through the Bureau, and its climate projections, prepared for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

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CAWCR Highlights

The CAWCR Annual Highlights brochure 2014 – 15 has just been released. This report highlights the achievements of a selection of CAWCR’s research projects during 2014–15 and impacts of some of the longer-running CAWCR programs and projects.

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The Earth Systems and Climate Change Hub of the National Environmental Science Programme aims to explain and predict climate trends, variability and extremes in Australia, and their implications for the environment and society.

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The Bureau and CSIRO have worked with the Australian Government to develop a national forecasting system for weather and climate, tailored to Australian needs. This system is called The Australian Community Climate and Earth-System Simulator.

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