History

Founded in 1949, the AHS is the first natural history society in Australia devoted specifically to herpetology.

Meetings

Meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of every month in Sydney, and are open to all.

Field Trips

The AHS conducts regular field trips in the warmer months of the year, and are for members only.

Publications

We are a member of the (AAHS) which provides publications such as the Herpetofauna Journal.

Membership Features & Card


Library

The society maintains a large library of reptile and amphibian related books, which are available on loan to financial members. To borrow these please contact the AHS Librarian.


Discounts

The AHS exclusively offers members one free visit annually (Family 2 adults, 2 children) to The Australian Reptile Park at Somersby NSW, Symbio Wildlife Park at Helensburgh NSW and National Zoo and Aquarium Canberra on presentation of their premium membership card. This will be punched on entry on the specific symbol for each park. Membership expires at the end of April each year.

Featherdale Wildlife Park (Kildare Rd, Doonside, NSW): currently giving a 25% discount on entry fee to members, on presentation of the AHS membership card.




Our Next Meetings

July2016

Upcoming Field Trips