Unique teaching facilities and state of the art equipment

Students work in new laboratories, the UNE Herbarium, the Natural History Museum and also operate cutting edge analytical equipment.

Soil Carbon Laboratory

Soil carbon lab and problem-based learning room

This new laboratory is dedicated to soil carbon work and is used mainly for project work. It integrates to our adjacent problem based learning room so that laboratory sessions can be video linked to tutorials.

The new Natural History Museum

Zoology museum displays

Student get to study all the resources held in our new Natural History Museum which houses a vibrant collection of Australian species.

Advanced Analytical Equipment

Students using analytical equipment

Students get easy access to advanced scanning and analytical equipment whilst learning the critical skills that employers seek.

Multi-million Dollar Glasshouse Complex

Glasshouse facilities and students conducting soil science experiments

Our ecology and plant work is undertaken in our state of the art multi-million dollar glasshouse complex, which includes reconfigurable temperature and light duration experimental bays.

N.C.W Beadle Herbarium

Staff using the herbarium facilities

The N.C.W. Beadle Herbarium (NE) at UNE consists of c.100 000 vascular plant specimens, housed in a purpose built facility where students can use excellent stereomicroscopes and specimen imaging equipment.