June 21st, 2013
New climate forecasts warn of 25 per cent losses for South-West Western Australia, suggesting desalination is vital.
February 28th, 2013
Members of the public can learn how desalination works at the annual Desal Discovery Centre Open Day at Murdoch University’s Rockingham Campus on Saturday, March 9, from 12 noon to 3pm.
November 19th, 2012
Investment in Australia’s desalination research has reached $39 million in three years, building on the country’s $12 billion investment in six major desal plants between 2004-2013.
March 22nd, 2012
Desalination offers drying Australia the best water and food security insurance for the drier, more heavily populated decades ahead, according to one of the country's leading water experts.
February 10th, 2012
The National Centre of Excellence in Desalination Australia (NCEDA) at Murdoch University’s Rockingham campus will open its doors to the public for the first time on Saturday, February 25.
January 23rd, 2012
Twenty-eight of Australia's top Year 12 science students have visited the new Desal Discovery Centre at Murdoch University’s Rockingham campus to learn about desalination.
September 5th, 2011
Murdoch University has presented David Furukawa, Chief Scientific Officer of the National Centre of Excellence in Desalination Australia, with an Honorary Professorship.
August 30th, 2011
Australia’s first $5m Desal Discovery Centre and dedicated Desalination Research Facility will be officially opened in Western Australia this Sunday, September 4.
July 23rd, 2010
The National Centre of Excellence in Desalination (NCED) at Murdoch University’s Rockingham campus has been officially launched.
May 18th, 2010
Graeme Rowley, former Executive Director of Operations at Fortescue Metals Group (FMG), has been announced as the inaugural Independent Chair of the National Centre of Excellence in Desalination (NCED), Administered by Murdoch University and based at the university's Rockingham campus.