Rainforest CRC Privacy Policy

Your Privacy

This is the Rainforest CRC website. We use the intranet facilities of James Cook University. We are committed to protecting user privacy. We understand that visitors and users of this website are concerned about their privacy, and the confidentiality and security of any information that is provided.

We do not collect information via this website. There are no forms and no online payment facilities. Unless you specifically tell us, the Rainforest CRC will never know who you are. When you visit this website, the Rainforest CRC's web logs record anonymous information for statistical purposes only, including the type of browser you are using and your traffic patterns through our site, such as:
  • the date and time of your visit to the site;
  • the pages you accessed and documents you downloaded;
  • the previous page you visited prior to accessing our site; and
  • the Internet address of the server accessing our site.
There are standard technical features of websites that are designed to facilitate fault finding and detect deliberate misuse. Cookies are not used on any area of this site for the storage of personal information. Some areas of this site, however, require the use of cookies to function properly.

Information Provided

The contact details and research interests of our members are provided on a person-by-person basis so that key stakeholders and members of the public can find people with appropriate expertise. Mailing lists of our members are only provided to other members. They are not, and will not, be provided to any third party. Details can only be maintained by each member or a staff member with appropriate privileges.


This website contains links to other sites. The Rainforest CRC is not responsible for the privacy or security practices or the content of such websites.


If you have any queries about our privacy and security practices, please contact the Chief Executive Officer.