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What is Aussie Ark?

Aussie Ark was established in 2011 as ‘Devil Ark’, with a focus on saving the iconic Tasmanian devil from extinction. Since then and due to overwhelming success, the role of the organisation has expanded, and now has vision of creating a long-term future for our threatened Australian species. Aussie Ark will secure wild sanctuaries to conserve our native wildlife, free from unnatural predation. Aussie Ark is an adaptive, innovative, private organisation, committed to changing the trajectory declining species. Aussie Ark is an incorporated association, registered environmental organisation and charitable institution under the Australian Charity and Not-for-profit Commission.

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  • Aussie Ark’s doors are proudly opened during this uncertain time! With ample space for social distancing, Aussie Ark is one of the safest places...

  • Creating a long-term future for Australia’s Threatened wildlife. Protect Australia’s threatened species with robust insurance populations...

  • Aussie Ark is located high above the beautiful heritage-listed Barrington Tops of NSW. The spectacular landscape of the property...

  • Australia's native plants and animals adapted to life on an isolated continent over millions of years. New pressures from invasive species...

  • Aussie Ark has a vision of creating a long-term future for Australia’s threatened wildlife through robust insurance populations....

  • Keep up to date with all things Aussie Ark by checking out our news section. All the latest news can be found here so make sure you visit regularly ...

  • Aussie Ark, (initially named Devil Ark) was created by the Director of Australian Reptile Park (ARP), John Weigel AM, based on his vision...

  • The Aussie Ark team is made up of passionate and committed individuals who are focused on delivering positive outcomes...

  • Aussie Ark is very fortunate to have the support of committed individuals and organisations as Partners. Running a conservation project ...

  • Aussie Ark TV! We are bring Aussie Ark to your living room. Educational videos with Aussie Ark president Tim Faulkner for kids and those young...

  • We are thankful for those influential individuals that care about wildlife! Each passionate personality promoting the conservation ...

  • Subscribe to our quarterly newsletter, to keep up to date with all things at Aussie Ark! Including new species, projects and more! ...

  • Each year Aussie Ark releases our annual report which outlines our conservation achievements, governance, financial status...

  • Rewilding is taking action - it is building self-sustainable ecosystems for our future generations, creating long-term population...

  • The Barrington Tops NSW is well known for its spectacular bush, stunning views, wildlife, adventure, boutique stays, charm and...