Indigenous weather: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander's perspectives on weather.

Project: Research

Project Details

Project Description

This project aims to collect, synthesise and interpret Indigenous Australian knowledge on weather patterns, seasonal variations, environmental and climatic change. The development of an Indigenous weather knowledge data-base will be incorporated into the Bureau of Meteorology's external web page and will provide much needed infomation on Indigenous people's understanding of their enviroment.
Effective start/end date6/09/0231/12/08


  • Australian Research Council (ARC): AUD70,324.00
  • Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) (Australia): AUD15,000.00
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC): AUD15,000.00
  • Australian Research Council (ARC)