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Our supporters

We'd like to acknowledge the thousands of everyday Australians who've generously given in support of our work. You know who you are, and we can't thank you enough! 

Our quarterly newsletters acknowledge a selection of recent gifts.

Winter 2022Autumn 2022Summer 2022Spring 2021

Our Major Donor Honour Board and Gifts in Wills Honour Board acknowledge significant supporters over the life of our organisation.

We also thank the many organisations who partner with us to work together.

The following lists gratefully acknowledge significant support over the last financial year (as per our Impact Report 2020–21).

Leading Benefactors

  • Annelie Holden in memory of George Dalton
  • Besen Family Foundation
  • Brian Snape, AM
  • Carrawa Foundation
  • Chris & Gina Grubb
  • Diversicon Environmental Foundation
  • Dr Alexander Gosling, AM, and Wirat Sukprem
  • Eugenie White, in memory of Andrew Loewenthal
  • Flight Centre Foundation
  • Geoff Giles
  • Gras Foundation
  • Harwood Family
  • Ian and Di Gust
  • Jaramas Foundation
  • John T Reid Charitable Trusts
  • Jord International
  • Keith Lethlean
  • Lotterywest
  • Macquarie Group Foundation
  • Maxwell Family Foundation, on behalf of Tony Maxwell
  • Michael & Margaret Williams
  • Michael Tichbon, OAM
  • Phillip Cornwell and Cecilia Rice
  • Perpetual Foundation – Alan (AGL) Shaw Endowment
  • Regal Funds Management
  • Re:wild and Earth Alliance
  • Ross Trust
  • Sandra Bayley
  • Terry & Caroline Bellair
  • The Gum Tree Foundation
  • The Ian Potter Foundation
  • The Scully Fund
  • Volkswagen Group Australia
  • Warwick Nott

Key benefactors

The Wood Family Trust
Wilson Asset Management (International) Pty Ltd

Major benefactors

Charles and Cornelia Goode Foundation
Helen Macpherson Smith Trust
Jane Murphy and Anthony Cooper
Koshland Innovation Fund
Leith Hope Memorial Foundation
Nancy Gray
Naylor-Stewart Ancillary Fund
Philippa Carter & Peter Currie Foundation Trust

Supporting benefactors

  • Adrian Wootton
  • Allen Family Foundation
  • Andrew and Lisa Danks
  • Anne Miller
  • Australian River Restoration Centre
  • Barbara Baird
  • Biophilia Foundation
  • Brian Hodges
  • Burton Taylor Foundation
  • Caitlin Wollaston
  • Cheryl and David Fillmore
  • David and Karen Ryugo
  • Diana and John Lungren
  • Dr Jenny Stewart
  • Dr Michael Martin
  • Eileen and Garth Forster
  • Eldon and Marilyn Ball
  • Environmental Research and Assessment Pty Ltd in memory of Dr Rob Lesslie
  • Erica Foundation
  • Erik van Werven & Mabel Pot
  • Fox Webster Family
  • Fred Woollard
  • Graham & Judy Hubbard
  • Greg Burns
  • Harris Estate Charitable Foundation
  • Harvey Foundation
  • Haverstock Hill Foundation
  • Henry Foster
  • Hugh Capes
  • Ian Wallace Family Bequest
  • Irene Keton
  • J. Permsew Foundation
  • Jack Archer
  • Jane Thorn
  • Jim & Sylvia Warner
  • John Barkla & Dr Alison Street
  • Joy and Norm Wheatley
  • Julian Burt
  • Kennards Hire Foundation
  • Letcombe Foundation
  • Loro Parque Fundación
  • Manfred Lenzen
  • Maria Manning
  • Marich Foundation
  • Morphic Asset Management, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ellerston Capital
  • Murphy Family Foundation
  • NAOS Asset Management
  • Paul Greenfield
  • Paul Pryor in memory of Jacquie Pryor
  • Peter Lemon
  • Purryburry Trust
  • Ray & Pam Ison
  • Reef Shark Foundation
  • Richard & Jane Malcolmson
  • Rod Powell
  • Ron & Susanne Clarkson
  • Roslyn Brooks
  • Ross & Judy Milne-Pott
  • Serp Hills Foundation
  • Stewart Whittlestone
  • Sue Read in loving memory of Robert Read
  • The Boland & Darroch family
  • The JTM Foundation
  • The Lestari Foundation
  • The Madden Sainsbury Foundation
  • Thornton Foundation
  • Thyne Reid Foundation
  • Tim Lucas & Carla Hackett
  • Vivienne Court Trading Pty Ltd
  • Water Dragon Endowment
  • Wildlife Volunteers Association Inc. (WILVOS)
  • Wright Burt Foundation


Bush Heritage gratefully received gifts in Wills from the estates of the following supporters:

  • Adrian Charles Warner
  • Alan John Matheson
  • Brigid Hilda Bruer
  • Cameron Ivan Walsh
  • Carl Franke
  • Carol Berne Chirlian
  • Charles Grant-Taylor
  • Christine Mary Bridgart
  • Christobel Rosemary Mattingley
  • Cornelis Jacob Van Dalsen
  • Desmond Harold Bleasdale
  • Dorothy Lillian June Searle
  • Dulcie Elaine Curtis
  • Francis Ross Hornibrook
  • Geoffrey Lawson Hook
  • Gregory James McCoy
  • Halinka Tarcyzynska-Fiddian
  • Helen Isobel Aston
  • Henry Wyville Short
  • Janice Marlene Proctor
  • John Victor Kosch
  • Judith Morris
  • Lolita Margaret Broadhurst
  • Margaret Alison Hill
  • Marian Jacqueline Bear
  • Mars McMillan
  • Mary Anne Highfield
  • Pamela Caldwell Driscoll
  • Petronella Maria Johanna Cummings
  • Robert Douglas Farquhar
  • Robin Marhsall Simms
  • Rodney Campbell Curtin
  • Rosemary Ann Mac Krell
  • Russel John Walton

Government grants

  • Australian Government
  • Australian Government, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment
  • Australian Government, National Landcare Program
  • Murray Darling Basin Authority through Joint Programs
  • NSW Government, Local Land Services
  • NSW Government, Biodiversity Conservation Trust
  • NSW Government, Department of Planning, Industry and Environment – Crown Lands
  • NSW Government, Department of Primary Industries - Fisheries
  • NSW Government, Environmental Trust
  • NSW Government, Recreational Fishing Trust
  • NSW Government, Saving Our Species program
  • Perenjori Public Benefit Trust
  • Queensland Government, Department of Environment and Science
  • Rangelands NRM
  • SA Arid Lands Landscape Board
  • Tasmanian Government, Landcare Action Grants Program
  • Victorian Government, Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
  • Western Australian Government, State NRM Program

Pro-bono partners

  • Annelie Holden in memory of George Dalton
  • Allens
  • Climate Friendly