Cosmos Archaeology is a respected cultural heritage consultancy company, specialising in maritime archaeology.
We are one of the few Australian-based heritage consultancies with ADAS-certified (diving) maritime archaeologists permanently on staff.
We provide innovative, timely solutions for a diverse range of major infrastructure projects, nationally and internationally. Since 1997, Cosmos Archaeology has successfully completed more than 500 projects involving research, identification, and preservation of cultural heritage, both on land and underwater. Our unique and highly skilled team undertake surveys, monitoring programs, excavations, desktop studies, heritage assessments, conservation management plans and statements of heritage impact.
Our archaeologists are strong and efficient communicators, who have the expertise to manage a wide range of terrestrial and underwater projects across varying jurisdictions. We provide a flexible and adaptable service utilising best practice techniques and the latest technologies, combined with a thorough understanding of state, national and international statutory heritage guidelines. This process ensures we deliver thorough and reliable cultural heritage guidance to our clients.
Cosmos Archaeology work alongside a network of specialised associates who can provide archaeology-specific GIS and heritage mapping, remote sensing interpretation, surveys and built heritage management and conservation plans as well as technical heritage and legislative advice.
The latest maritime podcast to hit Spotify delves into the fascinating world of lighthouses. Cosmos Archaeology Director, Cos Coroneos sits down with podcaster Amanda Fung to discuss mutinies, maritime archaeology and why shipwrecks are are lot closer to home than we think. Follow the link below to take a listen.