Making a donation

Birds Queensland is the registered trading name of the Queensland Ornithological Society Inc. and our ABN is 43 891 564 740. We are a not-for-profit organization.

We are registered with the ATO for Tax Deductible Donations, which can be given either:
1.   Directly to the Organisation, for its general purposes, or
2.   To our Research Fund, for funding Research Grants.

Donations over $2 are tax deductible.

The objects of Birds Queensland are to promote the scientific study and conservation of birds by all means possible, particularly birds in Queensland. Birds Queensland participates in projects to study particular species or survey bird populations in various habitats, particularly where that habitat may be under threat.

Each year, Birds Queensland offers small grants - currently up to $5,000 per project - for research projects undertaken by post graduate university students or university researchers, relating to birds and their habitats. Details of grants awarded in 2014 can be found here.

Making a donation

Donations can be made by:

  • Cheque - Payable to Birds Queensland and posted to:
         The Secretary, Birds Queensland
         P O Box 3784
         South Brisbane BC Qld 4101, or
  • Electronic Funds Transfer - Through your internet banking site or over the counter at a local branch. Our Westpac bank details are:
         Account Name: Queensland Ornithological Society Inc
         BSB No: 034 002
         Account No: 259935
         Include your name in the comment field

Notification of your donation

If making a donation in this way, please notify the secretary by:

  1. using this online form, OR;
  2. using this PDF form (79 KB). Once filled out, please either post the form to the address indicated, or scan and

The particulars of your deposit that we require include the amount of the donation, the type of donation, the name to go on the receipt and your email or street address so we can send you a tax receipt.

If you have any enquiries about donating or leaving a bequest for Queensland Ornithological Society Inc, please or write to:

The Secretary
Birds Queensland
P O Box 3784
South Brisbane BC Qld 4101

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