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AQWA Foundation

Awareness, understanding and appreciation of Western Australia’s oceans

The AQWA Foundation is a registered non-profit environmental organisation established by AQWA in 2002 to increase awareness, understanding and appreciation of Western Australia’s oceans. It is dedicated to supporting projects that promote better understanding of the marine environment, drive change and foster positive relationships between people and the sea. The AQWA Foundation is funded by AQWA, community donations and sponsorships.

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AQWA Foundation is an ACNC registered ⧉ charitable organisation. Trading address: 91 Southside Dr, Hillarys WA 6025 AUSTRALIA. Contact the AQWA Foundation at reception@aqwa.com.au. Donations are non-refundable.

OUR MISSION

To protect Western Australian marine life through the funding of scientific research; community education; and targeted conservation action.

Research

We fund research projects that promote better understanding of marine life and environments and/or provide solutions to marine issues.

Education

We aim to foster positive relationships between people and the ocean biome through educational activities that engage, inspire and generate respect.

Conservation Action

We support and initiate programs that take action to benefit Western Australian marine environments and the community, including Rescue, Rehabilitation & Release (RRR) and Plastics Reduction initiatives.

OUR VISION

A healthy ocean that is diverse and thriving for future generations. We will increase awareness; inspire appreciation; and drive conservation for Western Australia’s unique marine environments to achieve this.