Media Release

Newsdesk, Flinders Uni. (2022). Soil DNA maps ecosystem recovery – News. Flinders University Website.

Natural environments favour “good” bacteria, University of Adelaide, 22 May 2019. (Craig Liddicoat)

Bioplatforms Australia press release – Revealing the hidden diversity of Australian microbes in the environment (Australian Microbiome Initiative), 02 Apr 2019.

Surfing bacteria reveal new insights into the ocean’s health. University of Newcastle newsroom, 07 August 2018

Bioplatforms Australia press release – Marine microbial data initiative supports a sea-change (Marine Microbe Framework Data Initiative), Apr 2017

Bioplatforms Australia press release – Australia leading a dirty endeavour with global significance (Biome of Australian Soil Environments (BASE) Framework Data Initiative), Oct 2016

News articles

Flying a drone through a whale’s snot cloud – all in the name of science, ABC News, 23 May 2019

Massive study of ocean microbes to help predict climate change impact, ABC Newcastle by Ben Millington, 8 Aug 2018

Reef health study, Townsville Bulletin by Victoria Nugent, 17 May 2017


Tiny Microbes, Big Impact – One Ten East Log, WAMSI News, 18 May 2019. (Martin Ostrowski)

Predicting and regulating soil carbon in a warmer world – TERN Australia. (2021).

Microbiome, macro result. (2021). UQ

Visual media

Old Friends, ABC Gardening Australia, series 30 episode 15, 10 May 2019. (Jacob Mills)

Amazing Microbes – The Importance of Microbiology, by Malou Zuidema,  

Soil Secrets” – ABC’s Landline program (Nov 2012)