People die protecting homes. They are wrong to believe their homes will protect them.


The bushfire crisis has challenged Australia's acceptance of what is normal in an Aussie summer, how we protect our health and environments, and what we think life will be like in the future.

UNSW main walkway

Trailblazing UNSW Sydney academics join distinguished alumni and friends on the 2020 Australia Day honours list. 

ARC research

More than $1.3 million has been awarded to three UNSW research projects through the Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Project Scheme.

Dr Tristan Moss

UNSW’s 2020 recipients will travel to esteemed US research institutions and organisations under the flagship foreign exchange program.

Man shooting target at gun club

Usually, governments expect these sorts of controversies to blow over after 10 days but that is not happening.

scientific research funding

More than $4.4 million has been awarded to six UNSW projects under the Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities scheme.

professor jason sharples studies extreme bushfire events

UNSW Canberra extreme bushfire researcher and mathematical scientist, Professor Jason Sharples, has dedicated his career to understanding the complex behaviour of bushfires.


UNSW academics are available for interview on the bushfires, discussing links to climate change, and how fires affect our health and water supplies.

Gondwana musical identity

Gondwana Voices will conduct the National Choral School at UNSW in January, offering unique opportunities for emerging singers, composers and conductors.