August 2nd, 2016
New research by Murdoch University will investigate the future of Rockingham’s beloved Little Penguins colony. Dr Belinda Cannell, who has been part of a long term study of the birds, will spend the next three years examining their resilience to coastal waters that have remained warmer than average since late 2010.
November 25th, 2015
In an Australian first, Murdoch University’s partnership with the engineering services company Simmons Group will bring new innovation, training and entrepreneurial opportunities to the Rockingham region.
August 26th, 2015
Bright year 10 students got a taste of science careers and study options thanks to a new initiative from the Kwinana Industries Council and Murdoch University.
January 28th, 2014
Budding photographers can now hone their skills using the world-class facilities at Murdoch University. A Bachelor of Arts in Photography is one of the new courses available in 2014, with study options available at the South Street and Rockingham campuses.
September 19th, 2013
A new generation of Tuart seedlings is getting a head start in Rockingham Lakes Regional Park thanks to an innovative ashbed reseeding technique.
July 24th, 2013
Murdoch University is working to improve the health of its staff and students, with new Fresh Air Zones coming into effect at South Street and Rockingham campuses from next week.
April 19th, 2013
Are you a basketball, tennis or soccer fan? Murdoch University has expanded the facilities at its Rockingham campus, recently opening two new state-of-the-art sports courts.
May 15th, 2012
Murdoch has been awarded $5 million to build the educational aspirations of young people and create new pathways to university.
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.
November 3rd, 2011
The City of Rockingham Chair of Education position, jointly funded by Murdoch University and the City of Rockingham, has been extended for a further three years.