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There is nothing more timeless or Australiana than the wattle (f. Acacia). Found in every Australian state and territory, over one thousand species are found here.
The breeding males of the Purple-backed Fairy-wren (Malurus assimilis) sport chestnut shoulders and an azure crown, and are considered an extremely vocal and gregarious species.
Out on our reserves, doing the groundwork means early morning pitfall trapping surveys. To measure our impact on species recovery we collect ecological data like fauna surveys as a biodiversity indicator.
Pilungah Reserve on Wangkamadla Country in Queensland encompasses 233,000 hectares on the fringe of the Simpson Desert. Fertile dune swales and temporary waterbodies are an important oasis for many desert animals.
Western Pygmy Possums are small nocturnal marsupials. These wide-eyed possums are agile climbers; they use their tails like a fifth limb to help them climb through foliage.
The cottage at Oura Oura and its adjacent walnut tree has played an important role in the history of the Australian conservation movement.
The Greater Bilby, with its grey fur and long pink ears, is Australia's answer to the Easter Bunny. However, unlike the rabbit population in Australia, Bilby numbers are falling rapidly.
The Stuart Mill Spider-orchid (Caladenia cretacea) is a white flowering orchid found only in Victoria. Our John Colahan (J.C.) Griffin Reserve is home to some of the last of this threatened species.
Bush Heritage’s reserves in south-west Western Australia are home to a rainbow of wispy-petaled Featherflower species. The Latin name for this genus, Verticordia, literally translates to ‘turner of hearts’ and that’s certainly what these brightly coloured beauties do!
The Thorny Devil (Moloch horridus) is much gentler than its name suggests. This ant-eating reptile can blend into its surroundings by changing colour. It also has grooves between its thorny scales that channel dew on its skin to its mouth – a handy trick for a desert dweller!
The Wedge-tailed Eagle is Australia’s largest bird of prey. With a wingspan of more than two metres, it is one of the biggest eagles in the world. Interestingly, these powerful birds are monogamous: once they find a partner, they mate for life.
The Golden-shouldered Parrot is famed for its bright jewel-like colouring. A totem species for the Olkola people of central Cape York, it is known as ‘Alwal’ in Olkola language.
Bush Heritage’s Boolcoomatta Reserve is a sprawling 63,000 hectare sanctuary for arid-zone plant and wildlife species. Once a sheep station, its sweeping plains boast saltbush shrub lands, classic Red Gum creeks and ephemeral wetlands.
By purchasing this card bundle you're supporting our conservation work across Australia. From lush temperate Tasmanian rainforests to the home of the Golden-shouldered Parrot in far-north Queensland, your gift will support the landscapes that make Australia so unique.
By purchasing this card bundle you're supporting our conservation work across Australia, from our beginnings at Oura Oura in Tasmania to our desert reserves in Queensland, and our animal surveys througout the country. Your gift will support the landscapes that make Australia so unique.
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Print cards: We'll send you (the purchaser) a beautiful printed card with envelope (14.5cm x 10.5cm on recycled paper). The front features the photo of the gift you selected and inside describes it, with plenty of space for you to add a personal message.
E-cards: You can send e-cards immediately or schedule for later. Your own email address (used for receipting) will be CCed in the message. E-cards feature the photo of the gift you selected, and include your personal message and a brief description of the gift. E-cards are best viewed on screen (not print resolution).
Print-at-home PDF certificates: These are a great option for last-minute shopping. You receive a link to download a print-resolution PDF. These can be printed at home on a single A4 sheet and feature the front of card, internal description and back of card images.
It’s your choice entirely. E-cards and PDF certificates save us time, money and paper. They're also the best option if it needs to reach its destination quickly. On the other hand, printed cards let you hand-write a message and deliver it personally.
To ensure your gift has maximum impact, we’ll use it where it's needed most across a range of projects that your gift represents. Whichever gift you choose, you can be confident you're making a real difference.
You should receive print cards within a week, but please allow 8 days, especially around peak times like Hanukkah and Christmas. We can't guarantee timely delivery of print cards for orders made between 9 December and 15 January.
Yes, all Bush gift orders are tax-deductible in Australia. A receipt will be posted shortly after your purchase (please ensure you enter address details correctly).
No. Unfortunately, for legal reasons we can only issue receipts in the name of the person or organisation that makes the payment.