Research locations

Research is conducted at five centres across Queensland. Each location provides a unique combination of scientific expertise, state-of-the-art equipment and favourable location for effectively delivering aspects of the state-wide research program.

  • Ecosciences Precinct (Dutton Park, Brisbane).
    Research is conducted into the biocontrol of invasive plants and their ecology, and integrated management.
  • The Health and Food Sciences Precinct(Coopers Plains, Brisbane)
    Hosts analytical chemistry work.
  • Tropical Weeds Research Centre (Charters Towers) and the Centre for Wet Tropics Agriculture (South Johnstone),
    Carry out research aimed at managing tropical environmental and agricultural pests.
  • Robert Wicks Pest Animal Research Centre (Toowoomba)
    Specialises in invasive animal research.

Ecosciences Precinct

Phone: (07) 3255 4518
Fax: (07) 3846 6371
Street address: 41 Boggo Rd, Dutton Park, Qld
Postal address: GPO Box 267, Brisbane Qld 4001

Health and Food Sciences Precinct

Phone: (07) 3276 6112
Fax: (07) 3216 6565
Street address: 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains Qld
Postal address: PO Box 156, Archerfield Qld 4108

Tropical Weeds Research Centre

Phone: (07) 4761 5700
Fax: (07) 4761 5757
Street address: 27-43 Natal Downs Road, Charters Towers Qld
Postal address: PO Box 187, Charters Towers Qld 4820

Centre for Wet Tropics Agriculture

Phone: (07) 4220 4177
Fax: (07) 4220 4178
Street address: South Johnstone Road, South Johnstone Qld
Postal address: PO Box 20, South Johnstone Qld 4859

Robert Wicks Pest Animal Research Centre

Phone: (07) 4688 1200
Fax: (07) 4688 1470
Street address: 203 Tor Street, Toowoomba Qld
Postal address: PO Box 102, Toowoomba Qld 4350

Last updated 18 July 2014