AG Society News

Home again

The Swag Family (Nicola, Andrew, Hope and Wilfy Hughes) are now home, having completed their 14,011km, 350-day, tandem bike ride around Australia.


Help save the glossy-black cockatoo

Glossy black-cockatoos face a tough future. Listed as vulnerable in NSW, the species has specialist dietary and nesting needs, eating only the cones of a few species of she-oak and nesting exclusively in the hollows of old-growth gums. Habitat loss has reduced both resources.


In pictures: 2019 Australian Geographic Gala Awards

On Friday, 1 November 2019, we toasted the achievements of some of Australia’s greatest conservationists and adventurers at the annual Australian Geographic Society Gala Awards night in Sydney, with special guest Victor Vescovo.