Donations & support

Your donation will help to run Biosphere Foundation programs that:

  • Enhance community stewardship for our biosphere reserve.
  • Conserve biological diversity, including the endangered Southern Brown Bandicoot.
  • Maintain healthy ecosystems in our region, including the Western Port Ramsar site.
  • Develop innovative, sustainable ways of living and doing business.
  • Build markets for sustainable local products and showcase sustainable production to the world.
  • Tap into the knowledge and experience of UNESCO‚Äôs World Network of Biosphere Reserves to benefit our region.

There are two ways to help:

  • Become a Biosphere Bandicoot Buddy (tax-deductible donation plus membership)
  • Make a tax-deductible donation (no membership component)

Become a Biosphere Bandicoot Buddy

  • This will help us to continue our recovery program for the endangered Southern Brown Bandicoot and other work to foster biodiversity conservation and sustainable development within the biosphere reserve.
  • You can choose to make an annual contribution (min. $99) or monthly contribution (min. $10).
  • Both the annual and monthly supporter programs include an annual Biosphere Foundation membership worth $25. The balance of payments are treated at tax-deductible donations.
  • Download brochure or make a secure online donation via

Make a tax-deductible donation to our public fund

  • This will also help us to continue our work to foster biodiversity conservation and sustainable development, but allows you to make a donation without becoming a member.
  • Donations of $2 or more are tax-deductible.
  • Download brochure


Our supporters

The Biosphere Foundation thanks Mornington Peninsula Shire, City of Frankston, City of Casey, Cardinia Shire and Bass Coast Shire for their financial support.

We thank Arnold Bloch Leibler for continuing to support us with valuable legal advice and expertise.