News and Events

Is your asthma made worse by allergens in the air?

Our local AusPollen Apps provide daily levels of pollen in the air.

To help us evaluate the usefulness of our Apps and how we can improve this service, we invite you to complete a short questionnaire before and after the pollen season.

This research will help us site future pollen count stations and determine whether there are local triggers that make hay fever and asthma worse.

Best regards,

The AusPollen team.

News Image

Christmas Greetings from MPC

Peace, love and joy to all. The Melbourne Pollen Count team wishes everyone a very merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

News Image

Prof Ed Newbigin discussing thunderstorm asthma

Prof Ed Newbigin (University of Melbourne) discussing thunderstorm asthma on ABC News 24

News Image

'Thunderstorm asthma:' Deadly illness caused by freak weather

By Reed Alexander and James Griffiths, CNN