Our Story

As we move through the 21st Century, conservation of wildlife has become a flagship for change, as the destruction of rainforest becomes a major driver of global warming. Whilst talk of broad scale solutions dominate political agendas, we continue to see very little on ground action, or the necessary effective large scale activities from either governments or large well established Non-Government Organisations (NGO). Projects that genuinely support this required change are largely undertaken by small species specific NGOs, many of whom fight to protect small habitat areas critical to their species.

Protection of forest is critical to life and the current rate of destruction cannot be sustained. This is not only scientifically proven but to the average person is plainly apparent as the consequences of global warming devastate communities. We know it needs to stop and on a personal level most of us are prepared to start making those small changes. But will it be too little too late?

Wildlife Asia is a collaboration between grass roots but highly effective conservation organisations. These organisations have grown and developed as both lean and efficient, generating significant funding for species focused projects throughout South East Asia. Recognising the need to address the large scale conservation initiatives, it makes sense to pool resources and administrate under one banner. Wildlife Asia also provides the opportunity to present to donors a broader focused delivery and more appealing sponsorship and donation options.

We hope that our supporters will agree with this new and enterprising approach to wildlife conservation and that Wildlife Asia can become a recognisable and trusted brand through the demonstration of genuine and successful projects that truly improve the state of our planet.

Welcome on board as we work together for a sustainable future!

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Wildlife Asia
Association: A1015623S
Charitable Collections License: 21341
Register of Environmental Organisations 4.12.12 (Proof of Tax Deductibility)
ABN: 32 143 935 769

Mission
The primary objective of Wildlife Asia is the protection and enhancement of the natural habitat of orangutans, gibbons, Asian rhinos, bears, elephants, tigers and other Asian wildlife.

Background
Wildlife Asia is a not for profit association raising funds in Australia
to increase conservation contribution, capacity and efficiency for wildlife conservation.

Wildlife Asia and its field programs are active, throughout South East Asia in:
• habitat protection (in particular tropical rainforest),
• wildlife conservation (in particular orangutan, rhino, bear, gibbon, elephant and tiger), and
• sustainable development for local communities.

Wildlife Asia member organisations include:

  • The Orangutan Project
  • The Silvery Gibbon Project
  • The Asian Rhino Project
  • Free the Bears
  • International Elephant Project

More about Wildlife Asia

We now have a shining example of how like minded charities can work together to increase their direct and real on the ground contributions to the conservation and welfare of wildlife.

The Orangutan Project, The Asian Rhino Project, Free the Bears and The Silvery Gibbon Project, all long standing Registered Australian Environmental Organisations with Tax Deductible Status, have joined to form a new umbrella organisation called ‘Wildlife Asia’. The primary objective of Wildlife Asia is to increase: conservation contribution, capacity and efficiency for wildlife conservation.

Wildlife in Asia is reaching a crisis point. Due to habitat loss and poaching many species have their backs against the wall. This new holistic approach will give the Australian private, philanthropist and business communities the opportunity to contribute to broad reaching support for wildlife in Asia, backed by four of Australia’s premier conservation charities. Already formed by four of the most efficiency conservation charities within Australia, Wildlife Asia will create even more efficiencies through ‘shared services’, to ensure that even more of every dollar raised can go straight to the field.



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  • Incredible footage of the recent Sumatran rhino birth!
    15/Jul/2016 10:41
  • Beautiful pictures this morning from Mt Puntang, captured by the monitoring team following the relea
    15/Jul/2016 04:09
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    28/Jun/2016 11:16
  • AUCTION CLOSES AT 5pm AWST TODAY!!! Final chance to bid on this beautiful artwork by Irene Hoff. You
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  • It's Friday afternoon and only 48 hours left to win this incredible artwork by Irene Hoff! You not o
    24/Jun/2016 09:27
  • PLEASE SHARE AND SAVE OUR PLANET Well-known Dutch artist Irene Hoff, lauded in worldly art circles f
    23/Jun/2016 03:45
  • Wildlife Protection Units are absolutely critical to ensure the incredible wildlife in Myanmar's Kar
    22/Jun/2016 07:47
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    21/Jun/2016 21:25
  • PLEASE SHARE AND SAVE OUR PLANET Oscar winning Leonardo DiCaprio is rapidly emerging as one of the
    20/Jun/2016 21:01
  • PLEASE SHARE AND SAVE OUR PLANET! Bid now for a signed collector's artwork to raise funds and awaren
    20/Jun/2016 02:24
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    10/Jun/2016 06:38
  • Some more information about #TigerTemple and the responsibility of tourists.
    06/Jun/2016 11:23
  • Little kids see the world with such raw emotion that we so easily underestimate. Before their little
    31/May/2016 03:08
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  • Today, activists, conservationists, environmentalists, government officials and the Bupati of Aceh T
    27/May/2016 05:52
  • Quiz nights coming to a town near you! In Canberra, The Orangutan Project will host an event on June
    27/May/2016 02:06
  • This is the grand vision for the efforts to date in Karen State, Myanmar. An indigenous-run protecte
    27/May/2016 01:54

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  • What an amazing bunch of people working their butts off to #SaveLeuserEcosystem. This is just one of many milestones https://t.co/eaL6SHQdPSWed Mar 30 06:07:33 +0000 2016
  • @LeoDiCaprio shining the spotlight on Leuser. Thank you! #SaveLeuserEcosystem https://t.co/2v3IJIYNUtWed Mar 30 06:04:41 +0000 2016
  • Thanks for joining us Perth! #RacingExtinction #StartWith1Thing Stay tuned for the next screening and let's go big! https://t.co/QDZn3OGwD5Mon Mar 07 07:07:49 +0000 2016
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  • Wildlife Asia thanks the following supporters of Racing Extinction in the Leuser Ecosystem. https://t.co/aEsyy4JYRS https://t.co/wwgOy2dtthFri Jan 15 23:35:21 +0000 2016
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  • Wildlife Asia thanks the following supporters of Racing Extinction in the Leuser Ecosystem. https://t.co/XFVh92aYPl https://t.co/jqPhs5E7PHFri Jan 15 05:35:13 +0000 2016
  • Wildlife Asia thanks the following supporters of Racing Extinction in the Leuser Ecosystem. https://t.co/rXZge3TobH https://t.co/WgdwDDTUDRThu Jan 14 02:35:17 +0000 2016
  • Wildlife Asia thanks the following supporters of Racing Extinction in the Leuser Ecosystem. https://t.co/mnXZ2vMdSK https://t.co/OnCvRv3Xu8Wed Jan 13 07:31:00 +0000 2016

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