Nature laws that just… work

Nature laws that just… work

We live in a truly special country, but weak environment laws and government inaction have made Australia a world leader in extinction and deforestation. Extinction, however, is a choice. We need strong new environment laws so that the places we love can be protected.

Channel Country

Channel Country

Queensland's spectacular Channel Country forms part of the Kati-Thanda-Lake Eyre Basin catchment. This culturally significant and biodiverse-rich landscape has now been protected from fossil fuel exploration.

Great Australian Bight

Great Australian Bight

It's time this remarkable place is given the World Heritage protection it deserves.

Meet the Martuwarra River Keepers

Meet the Martuwarra River Keepers

A First Nations-led workforce protecting and regenerating Martuwarra/Fitzroy River, culture and community

Get a fair say

Get a fair say

Governments and corporations come and go—but nature, the climate, and you and your community live with their decisions for generations. Find out why communities aren't getting a fair say in environmental decisions.

Franklin River saved: 40-year anniversary

Franklin River saved: 40-year anniversary

1 July 2023 marks 40 years since the High Court decision in favour of saving the Franklin

Protect Tassie’s World Heritage Areas

Protect Tassie’s World Heritage Areas

Since 2016, Wilderness Society has been fighting to stop developer Wild Drake from building huts and helipad facilities in remote Lake Malbena. It’s been a long battle through the courts, made possible by our passionate community of nature lovers. But now your help is urgently needed to protect Lake Malbena and Tasmania’s Wilderness World Heritage Area for future generations.

Iconic wildlife

Iconic wildlife

Stories and guides that showcase Australia's unique and often rare animals.

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