Australian Marine Conservation Society


Instant expert: Microplastics

Wednesday, 21 January 2015

Getting into the nitty-gritty of a tiny additive, that is having catastrophic consequences.

Marine Campaigner – AMCS

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

The Australian Marine Conservation Society is the voice for Australia's oceans, dealing with the big issues concerning the sea, working on behalf of the community to make our fisheries sustainable, reverse overfishing and create marine sanctuaries, places in the sea where our wildlife is safe from harm. The successful candidate will help deliver programs and campaigns to build community and stakeholder interest in and engagement with the protection of marine species and habitats. AMCS is an equal opportunities employer. Indigenous Australians are encouraged to apply. For more info about the position contact Darren Kindleysides, AMCS Director on (07) 3846 6777.

Location: Darwin, Northern Territory.
Working hours: Full time, contract.
Applications close: Wednesday, 26 November, 2014.
Click here for more info.

Give Frank a Break

Monday, 3 November 2014

The Australian Marine Conservation Society has joined forces with comedian Frank Woodley to take on the ocean's biggest killer.

With his true comic genius Frank sets out to catch a fish, but his catch is no laughing matter...

For more info about how you can help Give Frank a Break, visit:


New seafood guide

Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Sustainable seafood is now easier to choose than ever, thanks to an updated guide released today by the Australian Marine Conservation Society.


Australia's Sustainable Seafood Guide

Friday, 16 March 2012

How do you know that you’re making a sustainable and responsible choice when you buy fish from the
supermarket, in a restaurant, or at the local fish ’n’ chip shop?


Lessons from the sea

Wednesday, 8 June 2011

In the lead up to World Ocean Day today, G caught up with Jesse Martin, the youngest person to circumnavigate the globe solo, to discuss why he’s supporting the push for protection of the Coral Sea.

Coral Sea Love - Angus Stone & Isabel Lucas

Monday, 6 June 2011

Protect our Coral Sea Ambassador actress Isabel Lucas and her musician boyfriend Angus Stone have created this short video called Coral Sea Love. Julia Stone’s beautiful new song In the City of Lights features on the video.

Angus Stone and Isabel Lucas believe:

North Kimberley coastline

Last chance to stop Kimberley gas hub

Thursday, 3 March 2011

Premier of Western Australia, Colin Barnett, looks likely to approve a refinery and industrial port for liquid natural gas at James Price Point, just north of Broome in the Kimberley.

AMCS Marine Campaigner

Tuesday, 11 January 2011

Our oceans need you. Make a difference as you work to secure the protection of Australia's marine life. As Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) Marine Campaigner your job is to be the catalyst for change - driving the sustainable seafood revolution in Australia, working to achieve reform in fisheries management and supporting the establishment of a network of marine sanctuaries across Australia.

Location: AMCS is based in Brisbane, Qld, but there is flexibility in the location for this post.
Salary: $50,000 - 58,000 plus superannuation.
Applications close: 5pm, 20 January 2011.
Click here here for more info.

Northern Marine Campaigner - Top End Sea Life

Tuesday, 5 October 2010

In 2006, the Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS), the Environment Centre NT (ECNT) and The Wilderness Society (TWS) created a partnership to help protect our northern waters. This is known as the Top End Sea Life campaign. The purpose of this post is to lead that campaign.
As Northern Marine Campaigner your job is to be the catalyst for a network of marine sanctuaries being delivered across northern Australia. The successful applicant will work to secure the protection of some of the last relatively unspoilt tropical waters remaining in world. You will achieve this by activating the community, inspiring politicians and engaging with Traditional Owners to help conserve the precious Top End seas.

Location: ECNT, Darwin, NT.
Salary: $52 - 58,000 plus superannuation
Applications Close: 5pm Monday 11 October 2010.
Click here for more info.

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