The National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility is a unique venture established by the Australian Government in 2008 to harness and coordinate the capabilities of Australia’s researchers, to generate and communicate the knowledge decision-makers need for successful adaptation to climate change.

Our Vision

Decision-makers have the information needed to adapt Australia successfully to climate change.

Our Mission

To generate the biophysical, social and economic information needed by decision-makers in government, and in vulnerable sectors and communities, to manage the risks of climate change impacts, by leading the research community in a national interdisciplinary effort.

Our Core Objectives

  • Identify knowledge needs of end users
  • Build and harness the capacity of the research and end user community
  • Generate the knowledge to meet end user needs
  • Make knowledge available to end-users