We are Australia's national environment organisation. Nature needs us, now

So far in 2024: Communities put polluters and parliament on notice

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16 May 24

Important changes to offshore gas bill

climate
16 May 24

Two sides to the budget coin: funds for clean energy… but money still flowing to fossil fuels

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14 May 24

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Gas strategy a blueprint for climate chaos: ACF

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09 May 24

Thirty-eight years on, lessons from Chernobyl

nuclear free
26 April 24

Woodside’s destructive plans disrupted

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24 April 24

Who are we?

We’re the Australian Conservation Foundation, Australia's national environment organisation. Since 1965, we’ve protected the nature we all love – our unique wildlife and our beautiful beaches and bush. We won’t give up until Australia’s nature is protected and regenerated. Nature needs us, now.

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Our challenge

Right now, a pollution and extinction crisis threatens our living world. Climate damage and habitat destruction are two of the biggest challenges we face in Australia. But together, we can, we must, we will solve this. 

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How we work

We push for bold solutions, because the problems we face are big and urgent. We use evidence-based advocacy, courage, creativity and common sense to make this country a better place. Powered by people, we influence governments and businesses to protect and regenerate nature and hold them to account without fear or favour.

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