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  • 31 Oct 2017

    Congratulations to this year's Merit Award winners

    The 2017 Merit Award winners were announced at our Gala Dinner. Congratulations to the worthy winners

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  • 31 Oct 2017

    Welcome to the new EIANZ Board

    The results of this year’s election were declared at the EIANZ Annual General Meeting on 31 October 2017

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  • 19 Oct 2017

    Call for papers for a special issue of the Journal

    A special issue of the Australasian Journal of Environmental Management will explore the complexities of wind energy development in Australia and New Zealand. Expressions of interest to publish are open until 20 February 2018.

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  • 27 Sep 2017

    Message from the President

    EIANZ President, Michael Chilcott FEIANZ CEnvP, will be handing over the EIANZ Presidential mantle to Board colleague, Bryan Jenkins FEIANZ at the upcoming AGM.

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  • 21 Sep 2017

    Open for consultation

    Around Australia and New Zealand, there are many opportunities to have your say. We've compiled a list of some of them. (Updated 21/09/2017)

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  • 10 Aug 2017

    EIANZ Merit Award nominations open

    Nominations are open for the 2017 EIANZ Merit Awards. The Merit Awards recognise those who have made an outstanding contribution to the Institute and the environment profession. Jon Womersley FEIANZ CEnvP, 2016 winner of the Institute's highest honour, the Simon Molesworth Award, and Fiona Gainsford FEIANZ CEnvP, last year's winner of the Mary Lou Morris Award share a bit about their involvement in the Institute and what being recognised for their contribution meant to them.

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  • 19 Jul 2017

    Members: ‘Opt in’ and connect through our new member directory

    Our website now features a public member directory. The directory is a new way for you to connect with other members, build your professional networks and publicly profile your expertise. Update your details now to 'opt in'. 

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  • 8 May 2017

    Thank you to our EIANZ volunteers

    EIANZ would not exist without the ongoing commitment, dedication, passion and expertise of volunteers. This National Volunteer week, we are taking the opportunity to say thank you to all our volunteers in Australia and New Zealand: our Board, Advisory Council, Committee members, and others who volunteer their time and expertise with us.

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  • 20 Mar 2017

    Dealing with uncertainty in impact assessment

    Impact assessment (IA) relies upon being able to predict changes that may occur to environmental and social systems, values and resources as the result of a proposed action. As these predictions may trigger significant decisions about a development proposal, including a decision about whether to proceed, the accuracy of these predictions is clearly important. 

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  • 20 Mar 2017

    EOIs open for internship program between EIANZ and ANU

    The EIANZ and the Australian National University (ANU) have signed an Internship Agreement that provides all members and their workplaces access to the University’s Internship Program. This program enables students to gain academic credit while working with a host organisation. This is a great chance for EIANZ members to access motivated students, gain extra input on a particular project or field work and provide quality, practical work-place exposure for the environmental scientists of the future.

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  • 8 Mar 2017

    Celebrating women in the environment

    This International Women's Day, we are shining a spotlight on some of the wonderful women working in the environment sector. Like a lot of our members, they share a passion for the environment and a desire to make a difference, but they all have unique experiences and stories to tell. 

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  • 8 Mar 2017

    2016 State of the Environment Report: A ‘Sobering Document’

    Australia’s leading group of environmental practitioners has welcomed the Federal Government’s release of the 2016 State of the Environment Report (SoE), while noting that the report paints a ‘sobering picture’ of continuing deterioration in the Australian environment.

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  • 19 Jan 2017

    Are your membership details up to date?

    You can easily manage your contact and membership details by logging into our website and visiting the Member Centre.

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  • 19 Dec 2016

    Personal reflection on women in the environmental profession

    Jennifer Hulme MEIANZ was asked to present at the ACT Division's Women in the environmental profession forum in December. The invitation gave her an opportunity to reflect on what being a female had meant to her professional career and a chance to look at the environmental consultancy sector that she currently works in to see if gender makes a difference to the opportunities she has had. She shares her thoughts in this article.

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  • 16 Sep 2016

    Changes to your Journal subscription

    We have listened to your feedback and as a result, we are introducing changes to journal subscriptions. In keeping with our environmental values, your journal subscription will now be provided as an online subscription.

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  • 12 Jul 2016

    EIANZ recognised as a Climate Adaptation Champion

    EIANZ was honoured to be acknowledged as a Climate Adaptation Champion for 2015-16 by the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility (NCCARF) for our Learning to Adapt program.

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  • 1 Jun 2016

    EIANZ's message to all parties contesting the 2016 Federal Election

    The EIANZ has called on all parties contesting the 2016 Federal election to adopt policies requiring that environmental impact assessments (EIAs) be signed off by certified professionals.

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  • 24 Feb 2016

    National Principles for Environmental Information

    The Australian Government released new National Principles for Environmental Information in December 2015. The principles will help guide Australian Government information custodians in making their environmental information more accessible and re-useable. Find out more here or view the principles.

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  • 30 Oct 2015

    Congratulations to the EIANZ 2015 Merit Award winners

    The EIANZ Merit Awards were presented at our Annual Conference Gala Dinner on 29 October 2015. Congratulations to this year's recipients.

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  • 30 Oct 2015

    New EIANZ Board announced at Annual General Meeting

    The outcome of the 2015 EIANZ Board elections was announced at the Institute's Annual General Meeting on 30 October 2015. 

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  • 22 Jul 2015

    Register now for the EIANZ Annual Conference

    The EIANZ Annual Conference brings together environmental practitioners from across Australia and New Zealand and will provide a valuable opportunity for timely and candid discussion. Don't miss out on your chance to challenge the status quo. Registration are now open.

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  • 31 Mar 2014

    Event report on Environmental Impacts of Light Rail

    In March 2014, the ACT Division held a successful one-day event on the environmental impacts of light rail.

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