“To date, the ASZK and the zoo community have combined to raise $87,000 for valuable conservation work in the field! We would love you to organise an event in your area, no matter how big or small! If you are interested in organising an event or would simply like further information about how you can be involved, please don’t hesitate to contact our bowling coordinator at bowling@aszk.org.au

 

THIS YEAR WE RAISED FUNDS FOR ‘MONKEYS OF CONGO’…AND WE DID IT…. THE BIGGEST EVER!

 

A total of $30,000 was raised across the region!

 

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Bowling For Monkeys of Congo
Region of Conservation Work Congo, Africa
Amount Donated (AUD) $15,000
Recipient Organisation Centre de Rehabilitation des Primates de Lwiro and SOS Primates
Link Lwiroprimates
Link SOSprimates

Bowling For Batagur Turtles
Region of Conservation Work Indonesia, India
Amount Donated $8,000.00 (AUD)
Recipient Organisation Turtle Survival Alliance
Link Turtle Survival

Bowling For Richmond Birdwing Butterfly
Region of Conservation Work Australia
Amount Donated $6,310.00 (AUD)
Recipient Organisation Richmond Birdwing Conservation Network
Link Richmond Birdwing
Where/How Money was Spent Assisted with development of mapping methods of habitat corridors, review of a twenty-year planting program, and mapping presence of invasive speceis impacting the Richmond Birdwing Butterfly

Bowling For Kagu
Region of Conservation Work New Caledonia
Amount Donated $4,530.00 (AUD)
Recipient Organisation Society Caledonienne d’Ornithologie
Link Kagu
Where/How Money was Spent Assisted in mapping species distribution, raising awareness through a participative science program, and involving local communities in surveying of Kagu

Bowling For African Wild Dog
Region of Conservation Work Zambia, Namibia, Zimbabwe
Amount Donated $8,400.00 (AUD)
Recipient Organisation Painted Dog Conservation Incorportated
Link African Wild Dog
Where/How Money was Spent Provide support for projects in Zambia, Zimbabwe and Namibia.

Bowling For Numbat
Region of Conservation Work Australia
Amount Donated $5,000.00 (AUD)
Recipient Organisation Project Numbat
Link Numbat
Where/How Money was Spent DNA analysis of predator scats, saliva and hair remnants found on radio-collars and/or carcass remains.

Bowling For Tenkile
Region of Conservation Work Papua New Guinea
Amount Donated $4,500.00 (AUD)
Recipient Organisation Tenkile Conservation Alliance
Link Tenkile
Where/How Money was Spent Training of local communities in Distance Sampling and Global Positioning System (GPS).

Bowling For Kea
Region of Conservation Work New Zealand
Amount Donated $4,500.00 (AUD)
Recipient Organisation Kea Conservation Trust
Link Kea
Where/How Money was Spent Nest Monitoring. Population research. Satellite tracking.

Bowling For Phillipine Crocodile
Region of Conservation Work Phillipines
Amount Donated $4,700.00 (AUD)
Recipient Organisation Melbourne Zoo
Link Phillipine Crocodile
Where/How Money was Spent Facilitate management and protection of two Crocodile Sanctuaries. Regular surveys of the three breeding sites.

Bowling For Southern Cassowary
Region of Conservation Work Australia
Amount Donated $4,250.00 (AUD)
Recipient Organisation Cassowary Recovery Team
Link Southern Cassowary
Where/How Money was Spent Monitoring of Cassowary populations to assess population size, trends and status. Develop and implement a population survey methodology based on faecal DNA.

Bowling For Cooroboree Frogs
Region of Conservation Work Australia
Amount Donated $6,500.00 (AUD)
Recipient Organisation Zoos Victoria
Link Cooroboree Frogs
Where/How Money was Spent Develop Captive breeding techniques

Bowling For Indian, Javan and Sumatran Rhinoceros
Region of Conservation Work Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia, India
Amount Donated $8,000.00 (AUD)
Recipient Organisation Asian Rhino Project
Link Asian Rhino Project

Bowling For Greater Bilby
Region of Conservation Work Australia
Amount Donated $9,250.00 (AUD)
Recipient Organisation Bilby Foundation
Link Bilby Foundation
Where/How Money was Spent Develop Captive breeding techniques