The small things count too. Photo: Phil Ingamells

The small things count too. Photo: Phil Ingamells


  • Text by Dr Ian Lunt, based on presentations and audience contributions at the symposium, Managing Victoria's Biodiversity under Climate Change, held in October 2015.
  • Web design by Ian Lunt and John Sampson (Ecotype).
  • All photographs as credited in captions.


Advisory Group

  • Professor Andrew Bennett (La Trobe University & Arthur Rylah Institute)
  • Dr Bill Birch (President, Royal Society of Victoria)
  • Professor Ary Hoffmann FAA (School of BioSciences, University of Melbourne)
  • Professor Lynne Selwood (University of Melbourne and Royal Society of Victoria)
  • Phil Ingamells (Victorian National Parks Association)


Symposium Organisers




VicNature 2050 was organised by the Victorian National Parks Association, The Royal Society of Victoria and The University of Melbourne’s Bio21 Institute and sponsored by the Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning and Parks Victoria.