Adrift Lab's National Geographic Explorer

National Geographic’s Spotlight event was held last week in Melbourne. The event featured multiple National Geographic grant winners - the National Geographic Explorers - from all around Australia, including Masters and PhD students working in National Geographic focus areas: The Human Journey, Changing Planet, and Wildlife.


As part of the Spotlight event, the now National Geographic Explorer Catarina Serra Goncalves presented her work with Tangaroa Blue and local Australian communities that was in part funded by National Geographic Grants.


Catarina presents her work

It is an honour to share experiences with such inspiring and knowledgeable people, and to be part of the same community as one of my biggest idols - Jane Goodall
— Catarina Serra Goncalves

Stay tuned for Catarina’s next steps as a National Geographic Explorer!