Let’s change the laws for nature

Let’s change the laws for nature

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. It's clearer now, more than ever, that Australia's environment law needs reform so that the places we love can be protected.

Karajia and Environment Awards for Children's Literature

Karajia and Environment Awards for Children's Literature

Every year the Wilderness Society shortlists the best children's nature books. Showcasing some of the best writers and illustrators working in children's literature, the award promotes a love of nature in kids. The new Karajia Award celebrates this continent's First Nations authors and/or illustrated children’s books.

WA Jarrah Forests

WA Jarrah Forests

The South-West corner of WA carries an evolutionary story that reaches back tens of thousands of years—Jarrah Forests. The inhabitants of these forests have a long past, but its future is still uncertain. What's threatening these ancient forests?

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. So should you have a fair say in the decisions that impact nature?

Wollemi National Park

Wollemi National Park

Forming part of the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area, Wollemi National Park is home to many unique species including the famous Wollemi pine. And thanks to your support, the threat of coal mining has finally been removed!

Let's end deforestation

Let's end deforestation

Australia’s deforestation crisis is devastating wildlife and harming the climate. Shockingly, the latest Queensland government figures for the year 2018-19 shows that 668,208 hectares of forest and bushland was bulldozed in just one year. It's time to stop the destruction.

Join the Movement For Life

Join the Movement For Life

Make a real difference at a local level and support our national campaigns.

Protect the heart of Australia

Protect the heart of Australia

The Simpson Desert and Queensland's spectacular Channel Country form part of the Kati-Thanda-Lake Eyre Basin catchment. Worryingly, these culturally significant and biodiverse-rich landscapes are under threat from fossil fuel exploration.

Our iconic wildlife

Our iconic wildlife

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

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