After putting in a great effort as Website Editor, Russell Grant is hanging up his mouse and keyboard. So the Australian Rangeland Society is seeking to appoint a new Website Editor to manage its website ( This is a great opportunity for anyone with an interest in web-based information management and the sustainable use of Australia’s rangelands to make a significant contribution to the development of the Society.

Along with our Facebook account the website is the public face of the Society and is the primary medium for providing information of current interest to members and others, delivering member services, access to The Rangeland Journal and the Range Management Newsletter, and providing access to the Society’s archives of published material. The ARS website uses WordPress as its management system so experience with this platform or other website development systems would be most welcome.

The position is voluntary but attracts an Honorarium of $2,500 per annum, complimentary membership of the Society, and ex-officio membership of the Society’s Publications Committee.

For further information, please contact Andrew Ash, the Acting Chair of the ARS Publications Committee – Email:, Mob: 0418187216