"When I started studying marine science at Southern Cross University it changed my life and prepped me to start understanding the natural world and how it works."

Olly Pitt

Southern Cross marine science graduate and General Manager of Australian Seabird Rescue

Living labs on our doorstep

Develop skills in the labs and out in the field including the Solitary Islands, Cape Byron and Great Barrier Reef marine parks

Explore our underwater world

Gain experience piloting drones and planning operations.

Subtropical marine experts

Learn in state-of-the-art facilities and from world-leading marine scientists at the National Marine Science Centre in Coffs Harbour