Carbon Nexus is a globally unique open-access carbon fibre and composite research centre owned and operated by Deakin University. Located at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus, Carbon Nexus facilitates world-class innovation in carbon fibre and composite materials, researching all aspects of fibres and composites, scale-up, characterisation, applied analysis and advanced manufacturing concepts. The facility houses an industrial-scale carbon fibre Pilot Line complemented by a Research-Scale Line to enhance research efficiency and flexibility.