Explore the Investigator with this virtual tour.
An Argo float being launched in the Southern Ocean.
Research at sea is not for the faint hearted.
A near real-time display of Investigator's position and underway data.
The Marine National Facility operates Australia’s only blue-water research vessel dedicated to marine research throughout Australia’s vast ocean territories.
Investigator is a multi-purpose research vessel configured to enable a wide range of atmospheric, biological, goescience and oceanographic research.
This short video provides an overview of the Marine National Facility and how to apply for sea time on board the research vessel Investigator.
The Marine National Facility is owned and operated by CSIRO on behalf of the nation www.csiro.au