About Us

Our History

Risk Frontiers was established in 1994 by Macquarie University Professor Russell Blong. It was in the early days of catastrophic loss modelling. Over 20 years later, Risk Frontiers is now the longest running natural hazards research centre in the country.

Media Centre

Risk Frontiers staff are available to give expert comment about their research, current disasters or more general topics surrounding risk and catastrophic events. Media can contact Risk Frontiers on (02) 8459 9770 or email info@riskfrontiers.com.

Please check individual staff pages for their areas of expertise.

Our Clients

Risk Frontiers has a long history of working with the market-leading local and international insurance companies as well as major government bodies.  We have also provided expert advice to large Australian corporations and partnered with the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC.

Career Opportunities


We welcome enquires about careers at Risk Frontiers and encourage you to get in touch if you think you can contribute to the Risk Frontiers team.

For further information about the above positions or other more general enquiries please email: info@riskfrontiers.com