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Corporate entry Katherine Research Station (1946 - 1981)

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

From
1946
Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
To
1981
Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
Functions
Agriculture
Alternative Names
  • Four Mile Farm
  • Home Farm
Reference No
CA 4966
Legal Status
National Archives of Australia
Location
National Archives of Australia Queensland and Northern Territory Offices.

Summary

Previously the Army Experimental Farm the Katherine Research Station was managed by a number of CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation) divisions until it was passed on to the Northern Territory Government in 1981. The focus of research conducted at the Katherine Research Station was on crops and agriculture.

Elizabeth Daniels