Private land conservation

Challenges, policy barriers and global trends.

Join our nature funder group to hear from Jody Gunn, CEO of the Australian Land Conservation Alliance. Thursday 30 September 12.00pm to 1.00pm AEST.

Project Clearinghouse

The Project Clearinghouse enables members to share projects they have supported that require additional funding. In 2020/21 we saw 20 projects, worth $10 million, proceed because of members contributing funding.

Renewals now open

Continue to be a part of a vibrant and active network of funders who share a common vision for a future where people and nature thrive.

Directory of members

This member only resources allows you to see our 170+ members from around Australia. Our members are united by a shared purpose for the future, and bring a diversity of approaches and experiences inspire us to give more and give more effectively.


AEGN hosted

Private land conservation

Thursday 30 September
12.00pm to 1.00pm AEST
Jody Gunn, CEO of Australian Land Conservation Alliance, discusses challenges, policy barriers and…

AEGN hosted

Member connector — September

Tuesday 28 September
12.00pm to 1.00pm AEST
An informal chance to meet likeminded members over a morning coffee and discuss…

AEGN hosted

Thought Leadership Forum — October

Wednesday 6 October
12.00pm to 1.00pm AEDT
Experts from the field discuss critical environmental issues of the decade and how…

Meet our members

Rob Pallin

For the Pallin family, an attachment to nature is an intergenerational affair. “I…

Graeme Wood

For Sale: Renovator’s Dream, east coast Tasmania — Triabunna Woodchip Mill — Classic…

Turning corporate Australia clean and green

Darrell Wade, of the Dawn Wade Foundation, was one of the AEGN’s first…

John Preston

John Preston is new to the environmental philanthropy game, having started the Auxilium…

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Knowledge and insights

How can (and should) philanthropy defend charities?

15 September 2021

There is a threat on the horizon for Australian charities. While thousands of…

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

11 August 2021

It has been a huge week in climate change news. On Monday, the…

You can help defend charities’ rights to speak out

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There is a threat on the horizon for Australian charities. While thousands of…

Celebrate World Environment Day

15 June 2021

How did you celebrate World Environment Day on Saturday 5 June? I spent…