Homing in on city fringe land use

Pockets of small landholdings used for hobby farms and grazing are most susceptible to urban infill and industrial development, leaving larger horticultural and dryland farms for […]

Green light for transport R&D

Research into intelligent transport systems and infrastructure will expand at Flinders University after the Federal Government announced funding of $55 million over 10 years to explore […]

Research focus heats up

International leaders in two specialist fields of research have joined the University as Matthew Flinders Fellows in 2017.

Big tick for research papers

From environmental and mental health to rural worker conditions in Bangladesh, Flinders higher-degree research is making a difference.

Help to save rare humpback dolphins

Flinders researchers have confirmed the importance of the remote Ningaloo Reef in WA as a conservation site of significance for the rare and secretive Australian humpback dolphin.

How to ID a sea sponge

With more than 8,700 known species worldwide, sea sponges (phylum Porifera) are difficult to identify but Flinders University researchers have developed a new identification protocol.