A National Collaborative Research Centre

The DARE Centre is a collaborative research centre led by the University of Sydney in partnership with the University of New South Wales and the University of Western Australia.

Our Partner Organisations represent some of Australia’s leading organisations directly involved in natural resource use and management.

If you would like to know more about partnering with DARE to have PhD programs focussed on your challenges please email dare.centre@sydney.edu.au


  • WaterNSW
  • Department of Planning and Environment (DPIE)
  • Geoscience Australia
  • NSW Data Analytics Centre (DAC)
  • NSW Smart Sensing Network (NSSN)
  • Natural Resources Commission (NRC)


  • IAG
  • Newcrest
  • McKinsey
  • Minderoo