Skip Navigation
  • Get the latest updates in Australia's Sustainable Seafood Guide
  • 'Malcolm Turnbull has betrayed our oceans' - Tim Winton, AMCS Patron

The Australian Marine Conservation Society is Australia's only national charity dedicated exclusively to protecting ocean wildlife and their homes.

PROUDLY PART OF THE #STOPADANI ALLIANCE

Stopping Adani Coal is the fight of our times! The #StopAdani Alliance is a growing network of 1.5 million people building the biggest movement in Australia’s history.

We aim to stop Adani’s Carmichael Coal Mine and Rail Project, steering  Australia beyond polluting energy, towards a safer climate - for our Reef, and our precious ocean wildlife. More...

 

Read more

Simon Baker Joins Fight For Our Reef

Simon Baker

Simon Baker, award-winning actor and director, has an important message for all Australians on the future of our Great Barrier Reef.

Join the Fight For Our Reef

Read more

News

Red Rating for Tasmanian Farmed Atlantic Salmon: Industry Pushing Environment Too Far, Too Fast

AMCS today announced further updates to Australia’s Sustainable Seafood Guide, an independent consumer guide to choosing seafood wisely. Following a comprehensive scientific assessment of the ecological impact of Tasmanian salmon farms, Atlantic Salmon has been downgraded from an Amber, ‘Think Twice’ rating to a Red, ‘Say-No’.

Read more

MEDIA RELEASE: Approval of Adani coal port expansion flies in the face of IPCC’s climate warning

The Queensland Government has quietly approved Adani’s plans to expand the capacity of the Abbot Point coal export terminal on the Great Barrier Reef coast from 50 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) to 60 mtpa.

Read more

EXCLUSIVE FOOTAGE: Baby Whale Trapped in Gold Coast Shark Nets

Proposed QLD shark gag law will make it illegal to document horrors of culling program.

Humane Society International and the Australian Marine Conservation Society were on the scene today as a baby humpback whale was caught in a shark net on the Gold Coast. Our staff alerted the rescue and response team to the trapped whale, and it has now been freed

Read more

Win A Trip to Lady Elliot Island!

Thanks to our friends at Diveplanit we are giving the chance to win a one-of-a-kind trip to Lady Elliot Island - exclusively open to our Sea Guardians!

Sign up as a regular giver, with a minimum monthly gift of $20, and go in the running to win this amazing holiday as well as many other prizes provided by our generous business supporters.

Click here to sign up as a Sea Guardian today! >>

Join our Mailing List

Make a Donation

Find us on Facebook

Choose Wisely

Sustainable Seafood Guide

Love your seafood but also love our oceans? We are proud to offer Australia's first online sustainability guide to seafood.

Visit the online guide

Plastic Free Pack

Perfect for those and keen to reduce their plastic consumption at ANY time of the year.

This pack contains one White cup/Navy lid 12oz KeepCup and one Calico Bag. 

Click Shop Now below to buy yours!

Shop Now >>