Why Become a Member of the Society?


  • Personal satisfaction - knowing that you are contributing to conserving Australia’s wildlife.
  • To feel valued, fulfilled, and rewarded - knowing that you have taken action to make a positive change.
  • Your support is invaluable to us. Join us in our mission to protect Australia’s wildlife. 
  • There are many other benefits of membership, including:


Receive the quarterly issue of Australian Wildlife via email or post. Keep up-to-date with the work promoted nationally.


Receive the monthly e-newsletter. Keep up-to-date with news from our members and on the work of the Society.

AWS Portal

Access the Members' Resource Centre - your destination for resources and materials on various wildlife-related topics.

Social Media

Contribute to our social media platforms: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, and Website. 

Right to Vote

You have the right to vote on important matters at Society general meetings (financial members only).

Other Benefits

Awards, Grants, Scholarships, and the opportunity to network with like-minded people.