Save Birds. Save Life.

BirdLife Australia is leading the way in bird conservation. We work tirelessly to recover the most threatened wild bird species and restore local environments.

Find out what we do Photographed by Lawrence Chan

Help protect migratory shorebirds and the places they need

Crucial coastal and wetland habitat is being destroyed – and migratory shorebird populations are declining rapidly. Your urgent donation will help give our migratory shorebirds safe homes to rest and feed.

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Protect Swift Parrots Forever

Swift Parrots are one of the only parrots in the world that migrates every year, making the long journey from Tasmania to mainland Australia in search of flowering gum trees. Yet, bushfires and continued native forest logging threaten this incredible bird's existence.

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Stronger National Nature Laws

Our national laws are not doing enough to halt the extinction crisis. To make a difference, we need our representatives to deliver stronger nature laws.

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We've identified 334 Key Biodiversity Areas (KBAs) across Australia. These are the irreplaceable biodiversity hotspots that birds can't live without.


We've helped release hundreds captive-bred Regent Honeyeaters in Victoria and NSW to boost the population of this critically endangered species.


On crowded beaches, Hooded Plover chicks are now 400% more likely to fledge successfully thanks to the work of our Beach-nesting Birds team.

Bird News

The latest news about native birds

News News

Protect the heart of Australia: Lake Eyre basin

  • Alex Croft
  • Friday, 3 February 2023
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General General

Artificial intelligence finds Eastern Bristlebirds

  • BirdLife Australia
  • Wednesday, 11 January 2023
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General General

Hooded Plover chick run down

  • BirdLife Australia
  • Monday, 30 January 2023
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