Biennial Conference proceedings

The proceedings of the Australian Rangeland Society biennial conferences provide a valuable chronicle of the development of rangeland science in Australia since the 1970s. The following proceedings are available for free download as complete volumes.

Additional proceedings will be inserted as they become available. Progressively, each volume will be indexed for the purpose of subject and author search and individual paper download.

Note that each download is subject to copyright provisions detailed on the cover page.

17th Biennial Conference, “Celebrating Diversity: People, Place and Purpose” 23-27 September, 2012 Kununurra, Western Australia 5.8 mb
16th Biennial Conference, “Rain on the Rangelands” 26-30 September, 2010 Bourke, NSW 3.7 mb
15th Biennial Conference, A Climate of Change in the Rangelands” 28 September-2 October 2008 Charters Towers, Queensland 2.3 mb
14th Biennial Conference, “The Cutting Edge” 3-7 September, 2006 Renmark, South Australia 19.9 mb
13th Biennial Conference, “Living in the Outback” 5-8 July , 2004 Alice Springs, NT 11.6 mb
2002 12th Biennial Conference, “Shifting Camp” 2-5 September, 2002 Kalgoorlie 16.2 mb
2000 11th Biennial Conference, Centenary Symposium 21-24 August, 2000 Broken Hill, New South Wales 3.4 mb
1997 10th Biennial Conference, “Where the city meets the bush: the importance of effective communication” 2 December 1997 Gatton, Queensland 4.0 mb
1996 9th Biennial Conference, “Focus on the Future – The Heat Is On!” 24-27 September, 1996 Port Augusta, South Australia 3.8 mb
1994 8th Biennial Conference, “Clean Country, Clean Product, Clear Profit” 21-23 June, 1994 Katherine, NT  10.3 mb
1992 7th Biennial Conference, “Australian Rangelands in a Changing Environment” 5-8 October, 1992 Cobar, New South Wales 5.6 mb
1990 6th Biennial Conference 3-6 September 1990 Carnarvon, Western Australia 5.5 mb
1988 5th Biennial Conference, “Australia’s Rangelands: Fair Use and a Fair Go” 14-17 June, 1988 Longreach, Queensland 9.8 mb
1986 4th Biennial Conference, Working Papers 24-27 August, 1986 Armidale, NSW 8.8 mb
1981 3rd Biennial Conference, Working Papers 23-24 September, 1981 Alice Springs, NT 6.3 mb
1979 2nd Biennial Conference, Working Papers 15-16 May, 1979 Adelaide, SA 7.9 mb
1977 1st Conference, Working Papers 8 July, 1977 Broken Hill, NSW 5.2 mb