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The Wilderness Society worked with the local community to protect Ningaloo and set a national precedent on marine conservation. The Ningaloo reef is unique in its beauty and diversity, but also in its closeness to shore, making it a special place where you can walk in on the beach, put your head under water and enter a 'marine rainforest'
Surfrider Foundation Australia campaign for an extension to the Marine Park in Ningaloo National Park, Western Australia.
In June 2011, after a long campaign by AMCS and our conservation colleagues, the Ningaloo Coast was listed as World Heritage by the United Nations.
This campaign focusses on protecting Exmouth Gulf, Ningaloo, from industrialisation.
We are a recently formed group in Carnarvon who are concerned with the on going quality of our water and the impact of fracking within our catchment area. The aim of this group is to educate the people of Carnarvon so that as an informed community we can put a stop to this activity which threatens the very existence of our town.