If you think the Gouldian Finch is one of our most beautiful birds you'll be saddened to know how much needs to be done to prevent their extinction in the wild. Less than 2,500 birds remain in all of Australia.
In 2012, NPAQ surveyed Bimblebox Nature Refuge, an 8,000 ha grazing property 50km NW of Alpha in Central Queensland. 10 years ago, the owners of Bimblebox decided they wanted to protect the animals and vegetation communities on their property.
06-Dec-2014 12 properties purchased as national park for Queensland 2 years ago remain ungazetted. Read more
03-Sep-2014 Conservation Volunteers Australia is partnering with QPWS to deliver priority volunteering and voluntourism services across QLD, including campground host opportunities. Read more
26-May-2014 NPAQ members and guests celebrated the anniversary of the declaration of the first National Park in Queensland at the Apsey-Badgery properties north of Inglewood. Read more
Supporting the movement
If National Parks had not been reserved in the 1930’s (when NPAQ Inc was formed) we would not have these natural areas to share today.> Read More
Ways to volunteer
What better way to show your commitment to the environment than by undertaking revegetation work? If that's not for you there are many other ways in which you can help.> Read More