Australian Rangeland Society

Links to rangeland and related sites

Useful websites about Australian rangelands

Northern Territory

Fire North

North Australia and Rangelands Fire Information

Central Land Council  

The CLC represents Aboriginal people in Central Australia and supports them to manage their land, make the most of the opportunities it offers and promote their rights.

Northern Land Council

The NLC is responsible for assisting Aboriginal peoples in the Top End of the Northern Territory to acquire and manage their traditional lands and seas.

Territory Natural Resource Management Board

Territory Natural Resource Management (TNRM) is an independent not for profit organisation that works with landholders, community groups, industry and government to ensure sustainable management of our water, land, soils, plants and animals.

Arid Lands Environment Centre

For more than 36 years, the Arid Lands Environment Centre has been a strong and trusted voice for the conservation and responsible management of the land, water and natural resources of Central Australia.

Centralian Land Management Association

The Centralian Land Management Association (CLMA) is the pastoral industry’s Landcare group in central Australia. It was formed in 1988 by a group of local pastoralists and has developed into the largest Landcare group (by area) in Australia.

Barkly Landcare

Barkly Landcare and Conservation Association was formed in 1995 and is a community of pastoralists who are dedicated to improving land and environmental management practices on the Barkly Tableland region of the Northern Territory. 

Roper River Landcare

Victoria River District Conservation Association

The VRDCA was established in 1987 by a group of pastoralists concerned about the growing impact of invasive species (flora and fauna), erosion and wildfire on the natural state of the region.

Landcare NT

Northern Territory Cattlemens Association

The NTCA is the peak primary industry body in the Northern Territory, representing over 90% of the Territory’s pastoral industry, from small family pastoral holdings and Indigenous enterprises to large corporate entities.  The NTCA’s mission is to ‘Advance and protect the interests of cattle producers in the Northern Territory’.


Desert Channels

Fitzroy Basin Association

Northern Gulf Resource Management Group

Queensland Murray Darling Committee

South-West NRM

Southern Gulf Catchments

South Australia

APY Lands

Alinytjara Wilurara NRM Board

South Australian Arid Lands

Arid Recovery

Western Australia

Kimberley Land Council

KJ (Martu communities, WA)

Rangelands NRM


Australian Invasive Cactus Network

Australian Wool Innovation

Bush Heritage

Australian Conservation Foundation

Australian Wildlife Conservancy

Climate Change in Australia – Rangelands

CRC for Spatial Information

Pew Charitable Trusts Outback to Oceans Australia project

NPY Womens Council


Ten Deserts Network  

TERN (Terrestrial Ecosystem Research Network)


Ninti One

Indigenous Protected Areas

Indigenous Rangers (Government site)

Indigenous Rangers (Country needs people campaign)

Rangeland NRM Alliance

The Rangeland NRM Alliance is a network formed by 14 regional natural resource management organisations from across Australia. Our purpose is to set and influence the rangeland policy.

Regional Development Australia

Regional Development Australia (RDA) is an Australian Government initiative that brings together all levels of government to enhance the development of Australia’s regions. A national network of RDA committees has been established to achieve this objective.

Soils for Life

Soils for Life is an Australian non-profit Registered Environment Organisation, founded and chaired by Australia’s former Governor General, Major General The Honourable Michael Jeffery, AC AO(Mil) CVO MC (Retd). We encourage the wide adoption of regenerative landscape management practices to restore landscape health and produce quality and nutrient-dense food and fibre.

Meat and Livestock Australia

Meat & Livestock Australia Limited (MLA) delivers research, development and marketing services to Australia’s cattle, sheep and goat producers. MLA has approximately 50,000 livestock producer members who have stakeholder entitlements in the company.


The Hub brings together the world’s latest mapping and imagery technology to provide a simple web-based tool to allow Australia’s rangelands to be managed more profitably and sustainably.

International Rangeland Sites

Global Rangelands Knowledge System

The Rangelands West and Global Rangelands portals and database provide public and private land managers, researchers, Extension professionals, educators, and the public in the U.S. and worldwide with the information and tools they need for sustainable management of rangelands, informed decision-making, professional enhancement, and educational activities.

Grassland Society of Southern Africa

Advancing rangeland ecology and pasture management in Africa

International Rangelands Congress

The aim of the International Rangeland Congress is to promote the interchange of scientific and technical information on all aspects of rangelands: research, planning, development, management, extension, education and training.

10th International Rangeland Congress 2016, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

The theme of this year’s Congress is “The Future Management of Grazing and Wild Lands in a High-Tech World”. Over 500 papers from authors representing nearly 60 countries have been submitted for consideration as an oral or poster presentation in one of 31 sub-theme areas.

Society for Range Management

The Society for Range Management is the professional scientific society and conservation organization whose members are concerned with studying, conserving, managing and sustaining the varied resources of the rangelands which comprise nearly half the land in the world. Established in 1948, SRM has over 4,000 members in 48 countries, including many developing nations.