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  • Aussie Ark was thrilled to host its third Gala dinner, celebrating eight years of ambitious wildlife conservation. ...

  • Aussie Ark was thrilled to host its third Gala dinner, celebrating eight years of ambitious wildlife conservation. ...

  • Launched in response to a growing climate crisis and staggering loss of biodiversity threatening the stability of life on Earth, the Alliance marks a shared commitment to addressing these intertwined threats....

  • Aussie Ark would like to congratulate Global Wildlife Conservation on the creation of Earth Alliance’s Amazon Forest Fund with an initial commitment of $5 million — and more than $1 million and counting in small donations to protect the Amazon....

  • The UN recently put out a report stating that one million of the world’s species are endangered, an alarming statistic. Based on a review of about 15,000 scientific and government sources and compiled by 145 expert authors from 50 countries, the global report is the first comprehensive look in 15 years at the state of the planet’s biodiversity....

  • The Barrington Wildlife Sanctuary, Aussie Ark's largest sanctuary, officially opened in 2019, with the purpose of protecting some of Australia’s most iconic species, as well as an additional 50 species of mammals, 278 species of birds, 42 species of reptiles and 18 species of frogs already residing in the area....

  • Earlier this year Aussie Ark, in conjunction with Rewilding Australia, released 17 of our own Eastern quolls back into the wild at Booderee National Park. ...

  • Southern Brown Bandicoots are one of the keystone species at Aussie Ark. As Ecosystem engineers, they play a vital role in maintaining healthy ecosystems. Through their digging, they help to improve soil health by turning over organic matter, bringing deep soils and their nutrients to the surface....

  • Startling new research has shed a light on how dire the problem of feral cats is in Australia. Cats are killing six million animals a day in Australia. This is a fact shared in a new book, Cats in Australia: Companion and Killer....

  • Tasmanian devil breeding season is upon us! Tasmanian devils become sexually mature at two years, generally mating between March and April. Once mated, the male devil refuses to let the female eat for the remainder of the mating period, which can last up to two weeks! So, it is important that our devils remain incredibly healthy prior to mating season....

  • Tasmanian devil breeding season is upon us! Tasmanian devils become sexually mature at two years, generally mating between March and April. Once mated, the male devil refuses to let the female eat for the remainder of the mating period, which can last up to two weeks! So, it is important that our devils remain incredibly healthy prior to mating season....

  • In April, Aussie Ark celebrated the arrival of two Long-nosed potoroo joeys, just in time for Easter! The Long-nosed potoroo is the smallest and most ancient member of the kangaroo family  and represent, a living fossil, having remained relatively unchanged for around 10 million years. Once widespread along the East coast of Australia, and like many other smaller native mammals, its population has declined and fragmented since the introduction of foxes and cats, making it difficult for breeding, resulting in local extinctions....