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About Australian Geographic

Australian Geographic captures the essence and spirit of Australia through its meticulously crafted and beautifully presented stories and photography in print and online. Our team of journalists, photographers and editors seek to inspire, educate and entertain, connecting readers to Australian landscapes, plants and animals, science, industry and people. Australian Geographic supports conservation, adventure and community projects through its charitable foundation, the Australian Geographic Society.

Australian Geographic Magazine

Our bi-monthly magazine has been celebrating the very best of Australia’s nature, culture, people and places since the first edition was published 1986. The magazine is renowned for its photography, maps and stories that cover Australian rural life, natural history, adventure, science, culture, innovation and travel.

Australian Geographic Society

Founded in 1987 by Dick Smith, the Australian Geographic Society is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting scientific research, protecting and fostering a love for our environmental and natural heritage, encouraging the spirit of discovery and spreading the knowledge of Australia to Australians and the world. The AG Society’s members are many thousands of Australians who subscribe to the Australian Geographic magazine. 100% of profits from the Australian Geographic online store are contributed to the Australian Geographic Society, including its conservation and sustainability programs. Your support will help fund projects that preserve the natural world for future generations

Australian Geographic Society Awards

Every year the Australian Geographic Society honours Australia’s brightest and best adventurers and conservationists. Past winners have included Bob Brown, Bindi Irwin, Jessica Watson, Tim Jarvis and Cas and Jonesy. Sponsorship of individual awards are available. Read more about the Awards.

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