Nature Foundation hosts a wide range of events every year for our members, supporters and the broader community so there's a lot to choose from!
Nature Foundation is paying close attention to health recommendations regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus). We may need to reconsider many of our upcoming events and activities - this page will be updated if circumstances change.
If hands-on conservation work is your thing, join us for a planting day or come along to a Working Bee on one of our nature reserves. We also host tours to see conservation in action, presentations on our work and much more! We look forward to welcoming you at one of our events this year.
Online event bookings are coming soon, stay tuned! For further information on any event please contact our office on 08 8340 2880.
Forever Nature Fund Launch
National Wine Centre - Hickinbotham Hall
Wednesday 14 December 2022 (5pm - 9pm)
$50 (canapés and drinks included)
Introducing the Forever Nature Fund; to ensure that an additional half a million hectares of critical habitat, and the biodiversity it supports, is conserved and protected in perpetuity.
Our ambitious target is an investment of $20m by 2030 to enable land acquisition at a scale that provides high impact and sustainable nature conservation.
Experience a once in a lifetime opportunity to be inspired by our keynote speaker Dr Chadden Hunter, Australian wildlife biologist and filmmaker who has worked alongside Sir David Attenborough, as we launch the Forever Nature Fund. Dr Chadden Hunter appears by arrangement with Saxton Speakers Bureau.
5.15pm - Drinks and canapés
6:00pm - Welcome
6:30pm - Dr Chadden Hunter presentation
7:30pm - Forever Nature Fund launch
Annual General Meeting
Dear Nature Foundation Member
Your Nature Foundation Board plays a vital role in setting direction and providing prudent management for Nature Foundation and its role in nature conservation in South Australia.
The Constitution ensures Board succession has a balance of skills, experience, knowledge and capabilities around the Board table to govern the organisation. The current criteria the Board is seeking are financial and corporate business acumen, governance, sociology skills relating to mobilising society and marketing of nature and the organisation.
Three positions will become vacant as of the AGM. One existing Director who has served one term is eligible for re-election and is standing again. One Director is retiring and there is one vacant position due to a resignation during the year.
Directors standing for election
|Ms Jan Ferguson OAM – Board Chair
Prof Phil Weinstein – Deputy Chair
Mr Doug Ransom
Ms Millie Nicholls
Ms Anne-Marie Barbaro
|Ms Angela Hazebroek OAM – term expires
Nominations are sought from people who are passionate about nature conservation, are suitably skilled and knowledgeable about guiding an organisation such as Nature Foundation and have a heart for teamwork as part of a committed Board team. (Nomination form attached).
As a current Nature Foundation Member, if you wish to nominate an existing Board member standing for election, nominate yourself, or to nominate another Nature Foundation Member for a Board Director position, please submit such nominations (proposed and seconded by separate and current Nature Foundation Members) on the attached Nomination Form, to [email protected] or by post to PO Box 34 Prospect SA 5082, to be received by 5.00pm Thursday 29th of September 2022.
Nature Festival 2022
Various locations TBC
Nature Foundation is excited to once again join the Nature Festival in 2022 with some fantastic events in the works.
Event details will be advised soon!
Check out the Nature Festival here.