SEARCH: Reconstructing pre-20th century rainfall, temperature and pressure for South-eastern Australia using palaeoclimate, documentary and early weather station data.

Proposal accepted as an Australian Research Council Linkage Project 2009

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Chief Investigator
Dr Joëlle Gergis, University of Melbourne
Partner investigators
Prof David Karoly, University of Melbourne
Prof Neville Nicholls, Monash University
A/Prof Don Garden, University of Melbourne
Prof Chris Turney, University of Exeter, UK

Dr Andrew Lorrey, New Zealand Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA)

Partner Organisations
National Climate Centre , Bureau of Meteorology
Met Office Hadley Centre, UK
via ACRE initiative

Murray–Darling Basin Commission
Victorian Department of Sustainability and Environment (DSE)
Melbourne Water 
National and State Libraries Australasia (NSLA)

National Library of Australia
State Library of New South Wales
State Library of Victoria
Powerhouse Museum