Announcements

AURIN has released some exciting new datasets available through the AURIN Portal. National Deaths and Mortality Database (CC-BY) A new dataset from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, the scope of this data includes: all deaths being registered for the first time, deaths of temporary visitors to Australia (including visitors from Norfolk Island), deaths that occurred…

On the 4th of March it is Open Data Day.  This annual celebration is an opportunity to show the benefits of open data and encourage the adoption of open data policies in government, business and civil society. This year one of the focus areas is Open Research Data, something that AURIN continually supports and advocates for….

Welcome to AURIN from AURIN on Vimeo. Australia’s population is predicted to double by mid-century, with 7 out of 10 people living and working in just 5 mega-metro regions. AURIN—the ‘Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network’ —is a national service that empowers urban researchers, planners and policy makers to transform Australia’s growing population centres and regions…

This month AURIN will be running a workshop at the 10th Australasian Housing Researchers Conference. This conference provides an key opportunity for housing researchers to share theoretical and empirical research with peers across a wide range of disciplines. Attendees have the opportunity to advance and debate ideas to help guide Australia’s future approach to housing…

The team at AURIN congratulate Professor Robert John Stimson, former Director of AURIN on his recognition as a Member of the Order of Australia , the citation notes his “significant service to science as a researcher and academic,  particularly in the discipline of analytical human geography.” This great honour is well deserved.  Bob has had…

AURIN is offering two exciting opportunities to join our Data team and help develop our data services for researchers. Data Coordinator Coordinate the provision of high value, high quality data. Job no: 0042149 Work type: Fixed Term Location: Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, University of Melbourne, Parkville. The Data Coordinator will make a significant contribution to…

This week the Centre for Spatial Data Infrastructures and Land Administration (CSDILA) and Land Victoria hosted an International Symposium on the topic of Smart Future Cities: The Role of Spatial Data and Urban Analytics The event focused on the notion that cities hold the key to a sustainable global future – a concept that underpins…