EOA Response to the 2018-19 Budget

Earth Observation Australia welcomes the:

  • large scale and long term investments in developing Australia’s Earth Observation capability which will be delivered as part of the 2018-19 budget over the next 12 years, and

  • recommendations of the Space Industry Capability Review  and Government Response, and

  • formation of an Australian Space Agency to be headed by Dr Megan Clark.

EOA looks forward to working directly with all relevant parts of the Government, the Space Agency and Dr Clark, to provide the national coordination and collaboration necessary for their implementation.

The three main investments will be:

  1. Australian Technology and Science Growth Plan — growing the Australian space industry

  2. Australian Technology and Science Growth Plan — world class satellite imagery for Australian businesses

  3. National Research Infrastructure Investment Plan — implementation of Government response

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Queensland Government: Senior Remote Sensing Scientist

The Queensland Department of Environment and Science @ Land Surface Sciences, Science Division, Dutton Park, Brisbane are seeking a Senior Scientist to provide leadership, scientific and technical direction to a team of remote sensing scientists for the Statewide Landcover and Trees Study (SLATS). 

Download role description here

Closing date 18 May 2018