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


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. More...

Does the ocean run through your veins? How would you like to use your skills and expertise to help protect Australia’s marine wildlife? We have a few vacancies going at AMCS which could be the job for you!

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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 to Stop Adani, and tackle the climate change that is driving severe coral bleaching - seriously threatening the future of our Reef.

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MEDIA RELEASE: Acclaimed Australian actor Simon Baker joins the Fight for our Reef.

Award winning Australian actor and director Simon Baker, of The Mentalist fame, has joined the Fight for our Reef in a bid to stop Adani’s proposed mega coal mine.

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Media Release: Australian Government must take action as Japan kills whales again

The Japanese whaling fleet is back in the Southern Ocean killing whales for so-called ‘scientific research’. It is time for the Australian Government to step up action against Japan, according to leading whale conservation groups.

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AMCS Calls on Adani to Withdraw Court Action and Comply with the Rules

Brisbane: The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) and supporters are gathering this morning at 8.45am outside the Planning and Environment Court in Brisbane to demand that Adani withdraw its legal appeal against the Qld Environment Department.

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Sydney’s incredible coasts and ocean are at the heart of our enviable lifestyle. Our beaches, bays and waterways are truly iconic, renowned for their beauty - above and below the water.

Yet less than 1% of Sydney waters are protectedand the impacts from coastal development, pollution plus climate change are mounting.

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Sustainable Seafood Guide

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

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The Rocks Push Swim Shorts

All profits from these shorts by The Rocks Push go towards saving our Great Barrier Reef!

A tailored, shorter length swim short made from quick drying fabric, these shorts are perfect to wear on and off the beach. This print features a navy background with stylised divers floating amongst corals and sea creatures.

These shorts also come packed in a recycled PET bag with a waterproof wallet. Click Shop Now below to buy yours!

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