The Australian delegates Dr. Roy Palmer, AISP, Aquaculture without Frontiers,World Aquaculture Society and Dr. Ravi Fotedar, Professor, Department of Environment & Agriculture, Curtin university of Technology visited Fisheries College and Research Institute, Ponneri on 11.9.2015 for a discussion on Collaborative Research and Education with the Tamil Nadu Fisheries University. The Team visited the labs of the institute and interacted with the Staff and Students. The Director of Research, TNFU briefed about the Tamil Nadu Fisheries University. They briefed about the Curtain University, its campuses, the courses offered in Coastal and Marine Science. The Team was then taken to the Advanced Research Farm Facility, an off-campus facility of FCRI,Ponneri and the Dean i/c,Dr.S.Felix explained the Research activities being carried out there.