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EV­ERY SUB­SCRIBER to this jour­nal au­to­mat­i­cally be­comes a mem­ber of the not-for-profit AG So­ci­ety. Your subscription helps us fund the work of Aus­tralia’s sci­en­tists, con­ser­va­tion­ists, ad­ven­tur­ers and ex­plor­ers. The So­ci­ety also raises money through six an­nual fundrais­ers in AG re­tail stores and is sup­ported via your di­rect do­na­tions. Pa­tron: Dick Smith AC

Chair: Jo Runci­man

Sec­re­tary: Adrian Goss

Di­rec­tors: Kerry Morrow,

An­drew St­ed­well, Jo Runci­man Ad­vi­sory Coun­cil: Jo Runci­man (chair), Chrissie Goldrick, Adrian Goss, John Leece OAM, Tim Jarvis AM,

Anna Rose, Todd Tai So­ci­ety ad­min­is­tra­tor: Re­becca Cot­ton THE SO­CI­ETY runs two spon­sor­ship rounds per year – in April and Novem­ber – dur­ing which its spe­cialised ad­ven­ture, sci­ence and com­mu­nity com­mit­tees con­sider ap­pli­ca­tions and dis­perse grants. These grants are di­rectly funded through the Aus­tralian Ge­o­graphic busi­ness.

The So­ci­ety also awards the Nancy Bird Wal­ton spon­sor­ship for young fe­male ad­ven­tur­ers and hosts an­nual awards for ex­cel­lence and achieve­ment in con­ser­va­tion and ad­ven­ture. It runs six wildlife fundrais­ers per year through AG re­tail stores and the AUS­TRALIAN GE­O­GRAPHIC jour­nal’s mul­ti­ple plat­forms. Each year the So­ci­ety gives in ex­cess of $300,000 to Aus­tralian con­ser­va­tion and ad­ven­ture.

Who are the Aus­tralian Ge­o­graphic So­ci­ety?

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