This May we welcomed two new members from Queensland, bringing us to 603 sanctuaries across Australia!

The latest sanctuary to join us is Bird's Heaven Mareeba, part of our Sanctuaries You Can Stay program and home to bandicoots, gliders and a range of birdlife.

Conservation news

For all our Victorian members, a reminder that the latest round of Landcare Grants is open for environment groups until the 12th of June. Landcare, Friends groups and other volunteer groups can apply for up to $20,000 for on-ground works, education and capacity building projects that help to improve Victoria's environment. For more information, click here.

HSI news

Humane Society International's Threatened Species Children's Art Competition is officially open! Kids aged 5-12 in NSW, Victoria and the ACT are invited to create an artwork featuring their favourite threatened Australian species. Finalists will win prizes and see their entries displayed at an exhibition this September, where we'll be raising awareness about native species and what we can all do to save them. Enter here: 

Sanctuaries for Sale

If you're looking for a change of scenery, look no further than our Sanctuaries for Sale listings! Be sure to check out Running Gully, a family home overlooking a tranquil privately-owned lake, and The Jungle, set on tropical rainforest in far-north Queensland. To see all our listings, visit: