Organisation Overview

The Bureau of Meteorology is an Australian Government agency providing environmental intelligence across a range of domains such as weather, water, climate and space, and is a strong user of spacecraft derived products.

Expertise and Capabilities

Space related activities include satellite reception capabilities, space data processing, support for international missions, product generation, international engagement and space weather effects on technological systems.

Unique Selling Points

The Bureau has a deep reservoir of scientific and technological expertise and experience, holding a preeminent national role in its key areas of competence. In the space domain it has a long history of utilising spacecraft data in real-time and for research, and predicting space weather effects on defence and civilian technologies.