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AMOS Vision Statement

“To advance the scientific understanding of the atmosphere, oceans and climate system, and their socioeconomic and ecological impacts, and promote applications of this understanding for the benefit of all Australians.”

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22Mar 19
Weather Tipping 2019

2019 AMOS Weather Tipping is now open for registration - Round 1 on 30 March! The AMOS Weather Tipping competition…

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April 2018

The History and Future of Climate Change in Australia

05/04/2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Melbourne School of Design, Basement Theatre (B117), University of Melbourne, Masson Rd
Parkville, VIC 3010 Australia
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Join award-winning climate scientist and writer Dr Joëlle Gergis as she shares her fascinating journey through Australia to unearth our climate history. Joëlle's new book, Sunburnt Country (MUP, 2018), pieces together Australia’s climate history for the first time. It uncovers…

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Sunburnt Country: The History and Future of Climate Change in Australia

19/04/2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
UQ Global Change Institute, Building No. 20, Staff House Road
St Lucia, QLD 4067 Australia
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What was Australia’s climate like before official weather records began? How do scientists use tree-rings, ice cores and tropical corals to retrace the past? What do Indigenous seasonal calendars reveal? And what do settler diary entries about rainfall, droughts, bushfires…

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July 2018

National Science Week – AMOS Video Comp – Presenting My Local Weather

01/07/2018 @ 8:00 am - 31/08/2018 @ 11:59 pm
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AMOS Workshop on High Impact Weather Predictability and Processes

10/07/2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Fritz Loewe Theatre, University of Melbourne, 253-275 Elgin Street
CARLTON, VIC 3053 Australia
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Understanding the processes and predictability of high impact weather is key to enabling better warnings that will assist the community to respond to the weather hazard. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO), through the World Weather Research Programme (WWRP), is conducting…

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August 2018

AMOS Melbourne Centre Trivia Night

01/08/2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
School of Earth Atmosphere and Environment, Monash University, 9 Rainforest Walk
Clayton, VIC 3800 Australia
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Come along for a fun night of testing your general knowledge and weather sense.

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Observing Our Oceans [National Science Week]

14/08/2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Stanley Burbury Theatre, University of Tasmania
Sandy Bay, Tasmania Australia
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Observing Our Oceans [National Science Week]

15/08/2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Sir Raymond Ferrall Centre, University of Tasmania
Newnham, Tasmania 7250 Australia
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September 2018

Delivering the 2018 Victorian State of the Environment Report (AMOS and Royal Society of Victoria)

14/09/2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Royal Society of Victoria, 8 La Trobe Street
Melbourne, Vic 3000 Australia

The 2018 State of the Environment report will answer critical questions about the health of Victoria's natural environment. What has changed in five years? How does Victoria's air and water quality measure up? What is the condition of our state's…

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Cross-disciplinary Workshop on Climate Change

24/09/2018 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
University of Melbourne, Parkville
Melbourne, VIC 3010 Australia
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The University of Melbourne, with the support of ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate Extremes (CLEX) and Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP), are holding a cross disciplinary workshop for Victorian post-graduate students in climate change related…

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AMOS-Q Event: A southeast change severe thunderstorm climatology for Brisbane, with forecasting applications

26/09/2018 @ 5:00 pm
Bureau of Meteorology, 700 Collins Street
Melbourne, VIC 3008 Australia
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AMOS-Q invites you to a presentation by Tony Wedd Tony is an operational severe weather forecaster and manager of the severe weather section in the Queensland regional office of the Bureau of Meteorology. Some of the worst thunderstorms to affect…

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