Chair, Landcare Australia | Development Director, Protected Areas Learning and Research Collaboration
Doug has around 30 years of leadership experience in the NGO sector across Australia and runs his own consultancy, working principally with environmental NGOs, as well as Indigenous groups, natural resource management authorities, corporate clients and governments. Doug is the current Chairman of Landcare Australia, Convenor of the National Parks Advisory Council (Victoria) and Deputy Chair of Dhelkunya Dja Traditional Owner Land Management Board (Victoria). He also sits on the Advisory Board of the Conservation Ecology Centre (Cape Otway, Victoria) and the Melbourne Indigenous Transition School Fundraising Committee. He is the Development Director for the Protected Areas Learning and Research Collaboration and was CEO of Bush Heritage Australia (1997-2011) after leading the Victorian National Parks Association (1990-97).
Joining hands - Landcare collaborations|PALRC - opportunities for increasing management competencies and awareness through Australia and the region
Terry and Doug chair Australia’s leading national Landcare organisations and are hoping for a new era for Landcare. They are determined to create a single voice for the Landcare movement that will connect its participants across Australia and empower the movement in being represented nationally. Terry and Doug’s different but distinctive journeys embody the Landcare […]
The Protected Areas Learning and Research Collaboration http://www.palrc.com is a tertiary and vocational education and research initiative for Australia, Asia and the Pacific. It originated in Hobart and is hosted by the Tasmanian Land Conservancy. This presentation outlines the purpose for and objectives of the PALRC and describes the opportunities in Australia to improve management […]