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.

7 hours ago

The Australian Herpetological Society

Take a closer look....
The coolest photo you’ll see all day. And maybe tomorrow, and the day after.
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Take a closer look....
The coolest photo you’ll see all day. And maybe tomorrow, and the day after.

 

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I thought it was a painting!

Scotty Regan Stephen Jones Blake Peboeck

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Conflicted. Is that a dog? Note to self: the circle of life.

Meetings on tonight people.
280 Pitt street Sydney.
The scheduled talk “Reptile Ticks” has been postponed till later in the year, but we will be holding a “10 of your best” photo comp.
winner on the night will get a copy of Alison Cree’s sensational book Tuatara.
See you all there from 7pm
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Meetings on tonight people.
280 Pitt street Sydney. 
The scheduled talk “Reptile Ticks” has been postponed till later in the year, but we will be holding a “10 of your best” photo comp. 
winner on the night will get a copy of Alison Cree’s sensational book Tuatara.
See you all there from 7pm

3 days ago

The Australian Herpetological Society

Here’s a sample of Herp related collectables.
As it’s a long weekend we thought we’d start with the beer �
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3 days ago

The Australian Herpetological Society

Love reptiles?
Love beer?
This ones for you.Here’s a sample of Herp related collectables.
As it’s a long weekend we thought we’d start with the beer �
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Love reptiles?
Love beer?
This ones for you.

 

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You need a close up of the Tuatara bottles. The design is in the neck. It's pretty awesome

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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 and their families one free visit annually to the Australian Reptile Park at Somersby NSW, Symbio Wildlife Park at Helensburgh NSW and National Zoo and Aquarium Canberra on presentation of their membership card. This will be punched on entry on the specific symbol for each park. Please note, the multi park pass offer is for a family of 2 adults and 2 children (children's age limits as per the individual park's entry requirements). Memberships expire at the end of April each year.

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