Oceans & coasts

Australians have a love affair with our coastal and marine environment, reflected in our coastal settlement, our recreation, and arts and culture. But oceans and coasts are under increasing pressure from industrialisation, offshore mining, overfishing, and poorly planned development, all of which are exacerbated by climate change.

What’s been happening?

What’s coming up?

What is the AEGN doing?
  • Updating members on policy changes and advocacy opportunities
  • Providing feedback to government on the review of Australia’s Strategy for Nature and new national environmental laws (see EPBC Reforms)
  • Supporting members to advocate for protection of Macquarie Harbour

What can AEGN members do?

Become a member

It’s been exciting to see the growth in sophistication of how the AEGN operates. For the benefit of all.

Hayley Morris, Morris Family Foundation