Facilities

Our Queenscliff laboratory is a purpose-built facility providing users with access to:

  • General/Teaching laboratory to accommodate 45 students
  • Conference room to accommodate up to 50
  • Office space available to visiting researchers and postgraduate students providing access to computers, printing, fax and photocopier services
  • Dedicated ecotoxicology laboratory offering bench space, compressed air and seawater taps servicing bench-top aquaria
  • Controlled light and temperature room supplied with seawater and compressed air
  • Large preparation room adjacent to the ecotoxicology lab
  • Aquarium equipped with dissecting table, single and double-tiered aquaria stands with seawater and compressed air supplied to each stand
  • A high quality flow-through seawater system supplies all indoor, outdoor and benchtop aquaria
  • A comprehensive range of equipment
  • Easy access to a diverse range of field sites
  • Use of research vessels
  • Diving - some items of gear can be provided