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Become a Member

Since 1930, the National Parks Association of Queensland (NPAQ) has bought together people who share an appreciation for national parks and the vital role they play in conserving our unique natural environment.

Become a member of NPAQ and contribute to the ultimate protection of nature - national parks.

Learn about and visit our irreplaceable places in Queensland - our natural heritage of spectacular landscapes, unique plants and animals. 

We offer two types of annual membership:

General Membership

  • Individual Membership - $45 per year.
  • Household Membership - $70 per year.     


Conservation Partner Membership

  • Individual Conservation Partner - $245 per year (membership fee of $45 + $200 tax deductible donation).
  • Household Conservation Partner - $370 per year (membership fee of $70 + $300 tax deductible donation).

Members benefits include:

  • Half price Activities (bushwalks and other activities under the guidance of experienced leaders).
  • Member-only camps and excursions.
  • The option to receive Protected magazine by post.  
  • Access to the NPAQ library.
  • First preference to fill volunteer opportunities is given to NPAQ members.

Join online, phone the office on (07) 3367 0878, or email

Renew Membership

Thank you for renewing your membership with NPAQ.  

Renew online, phone the office on (07) 3367 0878, or email


Support NPAQ's work as an advocate for the protection and expansion of national parks in Queensland.

All donations contribute to the achievement of NPAQ's purpose and are tax deductible.

Donate online, phone the office (07) 3367 0878, or email


By leaving a bequest to NPAQ you help us to protect the unique places in Queensland that you love and want to see protected in perpetuity.


Volunteers play a significant role in NPAQ. Last year, 115 volunteers offered over 8,000 hours of their time for NPAQ.

A considerable proportion of NPAQ's work relies on the dedication and good will of our members and supporters.

Do you have some time and enthusiasm? Are you interested in sharing your skills and interests, or perhaps gaining some new ones? 

Become a vital part of the NPAQ team. Choose from a wide range of volunteering opportunities:

Advocacy - Policy, Campaigns, Member/Supporter Engagement

Research - Protected Area, Nature Conservation, Invasive Species, Threatening Processes

Recreation Activities - Activity Leadership

Education - 'Kids in National Parks' Regional Series

Conservation Activities - Citizen Science Projects, Community Conservation Projects

Communication - Website Management, Media Monitoring, Professional Writing, Social Media, Photography

Administration - Document Management, Database Management, Image Library, Administration Support


Marketing - Promotion Events

Event Management - Member/Supporter Events

Committees - Advocacy, Activities, Audit & Compliance, Investment, Marketing Communication & Engagement


Download the volunteer expression of interest form and return to our offices via email

For more information, contact the office on (07) 3367 0878 or email