Burrlioz 2.0 is a free standing software application that is underpinned by statistical processing in the R statistical software, and which enables users to generate trigger values of toxicants in accordance with the Australian and New Zealand Guidelines for Fresh and Marine Water Quality.

For more information please contact Dr Quanxi Shao.



Do not use Burrlioz until you have read and agreed to the terms of this Licence.

The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Australia ("CSIRO") in cooperation with the Australian Government Department of Environment has developed Burrlioz 2.0 for research purposes. 


The Burrlioz package (referred to herein as "Burrlioz") comprises executable files, associated software libraries and readme documentation.


CSIRO and the Commonwealth offers you a right to use Burrlioz in accordance with the terms of this Licence ("Offer").


If you are employed and intend using Burrlioz in connection with your employment duties then you should only accept this Offer if your employer has authorised you to do so.

If you use the whole or any part of Burrlioz, then you (or, if you are employed, your employer) ("User") are deemed to have accepted the Offer.


Nothing in this Licence grants any ownership of any rights to Burrlioz to any User.

Use of Burrlioz under this Licence is free of charge to the User.

The User may make copies of Burrlioz only as reasonably required for backup purposes. The User may not distribute Burrlioz. If the User becomes aware that any other person wishes to use Burrlioz, then the User should refer that person to the CSIRO download site.

The User must not use all or any part of Burrlioz in conjunction with any product or service (eg training or consulting) without a visible reference to the Burrlioz home page.


Use of Burrlioz or any part of it is at the User's sole risk.

CSIRO and the Commonwealth does not warrant or make any representations:

(a)     that operation of Burrlioz will be-uninterrupted or that Burrlioz is error-free

(b)     regarding the results of any use of the whole or any part of Burrlioz;

(c)     as to the accuracy, reliability or content of any information service or goods obtained through any use of the whole or any part of Burrlioz.

CSIRO and the Commonwealth disclaims any and all liability for any injury, damage or loss (including, but not limited to, economic loss) howsoever arising out of any use of the whole or any part of Burrlioz.


CSIRO and the Commonwealth may terminate this Licence immediately by written notice if the User breaches this Licence.


This Licence will be interpreted according to the laws of the State of New South Wales, Australia.

By clicking the link below you are agreeing to the above license.

Burrlioz 2.0