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Public open space matters to Australian communities. The benefits of providing quality open space include increased physical activity, improved mental health and well-being, improved quality of the environment and increased biodiversity and reductions in the urban heat island. With the population in urban areas growing rapidly the need for this data is continuing to escalate….

AURIN hit an important milestone today, securing access to a total of over 4000 datasets for immediate use by Australia’s research and policy community through the AURIN workbench. This milestone caps off a staggering period of growth in data access and ingestion into AURIN’s eResearch infrastructure (pictured below): over 2700 datasets have been added to…

AURIN has committed to providing funding to strengthen its relationship and build better economic and research outcomes in Adelaide and South Australia. AURIN is pleased to be partnering with the Australian Industrial Transformation Institute (AITI) at Flinders University @ Tonsley, enabling new insights for Australian researchers and policy makers. The AITI team have undertaken extensive…

As the dust settles after the flurry of activity in Canberra from the Budget and subsequent ministerial announcements, we can report the outcome for AURIN. In short, we are told that AURIN will be receiving approximately $18.9 million over a five-year period. The announcement covers the years from the current 2017/18 financial year until 2021/23….

Sometimes to move forward we need to take a step back. AURIN is currently working with several teams from the Humanities Arts and Social Sciences to modernise historical census and crime data. When combined this data will enable new insights into how Australian societies have formed and changed over time. The key outcomes from the project will be increased cooperation…

Griffith University, Queensland Cyber Infrastructure Foundation (QCIF) and the Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network (AURIN) are working together to implement and host a Regional Data Service for the Logan area. The Service will provide a mix of demographic and health regional data service for the Logan region,  with the aim of support the needs of…