ORI & UN Decade of Ocean Science
Northern Rivers, NSW, was represented by the Oceanic Research Institute at the world’s first regional planning conference for the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, 2021-2030, held in Nouméa.
Australian Polar History
Australia has played a pioneering role in Polar exploration, forging a reputation in the Arctic beginning 1985. ORI will expand Australia’s influence by leading scientific expeditions to East Greenland.
Click Image at left to play trailer of ‘Savage Coast’
Oceanic Research Institute Flagship ‘La Bohème’
Our flagship ‘La Bohème’ is an ‘Icon of Sustainability’. Launched in 1913, she was the last Swedish schooner built for sail alone, with no engine until 1926.
Click Image at left to play the Video of ‘La Bohème’