Australian Antarctic Science Council
Agriculture, Water and the Environment
The Australian Antarctic Science Council was established by Government in 2019 to provide advice to Government on the Australian Antarctic Science Program, including Antarctic science priorities in the context of the Australian Antarctic Strategy and 20 Year Action Plan.
Type of Body
D. Advisory Body - Policy and Stakeholder Consultation
Established By / Under
Committee, Council, Board, Forum
Established By/Under More info
Non-statutory. As a result of a governance review.
Max No. of Board/Committee Members
Annual Report Prepared and tabled?
1 April 2019
Current board appointments
|Position||Appointee||Start Date||End Date|
|Chair||Mr. Philip Clark AM||17 March 2021||17 March 2024|
|Member||Prof. Noel Cressie||1 April 2019||31 March 2022|
|Member||Prof. Sabine Dittmann||1 April 2019||31 March 2022|
|Member||Prof. Nerilie Abram||2 June 2020||31 March 2022|
|Member||Mr. Kim Ellis||1 April 2019||31 March 2022|
|Member||Ms. Janean Richards||7 December 2020||31 March 2022|
|Member||Prof. Sue Thomas||1 April 2019||31 March 2022|
|Member||Dr Andrew Johnson FTSE FAICD||1 April 2019||31 March 2022|
|Member||Dr. Dan Metcalfe||24 August 2021||31 March 2022|
|Member||Dr. James Johnson||1 April 2019||31 March 2022|