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