Australian & New Zealand International Scientific Drilling Consortium

ANZIC gives Australian and New Zealand scientists access to international projects harnessing state-of-the-art scientific drilling infrastructure, so they can address fundamental questions about Earth’s dynamic history, processes, structure and future. 


ANZIC facilitates the involvement of researchers from diverse fields with career-defining opportunities to explore the Earth.


Access tailored education resources and opportunities to engage students and community groups with the exciting research taking place across international scientific drilling programs.


Connect with our thriving community, learn more about our expeditions and research, and explore the latest news, opportunities and events.


IODP is a long-running 21-nation collaboration that has transformed human understanding of our planet, enabling scientists to access data and samples of sediment, rock, fluids, and living organisms from below the seafloor.

For over 15 years, ANZIC has facilitated the involvement in IODP science of many Australian and New Zealand scientists and educators at all career stages and across a wide range of scientific fields, offering career-defining opportunities to boost their research, skills, and international networks. 

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