Frequently Asked Questions
about FNPW

If your question isn’t answered below, please contact FNPW and we would be happy to take your enquiry.

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FNPW stands for Foundation for National Parks & Wildlife.

FNPW is a non-government, non-advocacy organisation. We are the charity partner of national parks and wildlife services across Australia.

FNPW operates in partnership with governments, businesses, communities and individuals like you.

For over 50 years, FNPW’s conservation efforts, in partnerships with scientists, community and indigenous groups, individuals, and government agencies, along with our amazing supporters, has protected our land and species for future generations.

The FNPW head office is located in Sydney, NSW, but we work with partners across all states and territories.

You can easily make a donation here or contact our friendly team on 1800 898 626. Thank you for your support!

Thank you. If you’d like to leave a bequest gift to FNPW in your Will, it’s really helpful if you contact us to share your intentions. It means we can keep our records up to date, and thank you for remembering us and for leaving a lasting legacy. To talk to us about leaving a bequest gift, please contact our friendly Donor Engagement Coordinator on 1800 898 626. For more information on Bequests (Gifts in Wills) please click here.

Our ABN# is 42 651 974 301 and our registered name is Foundation for National Parks & Wildlife.

Receipts for online donations should be received automatically and issued within 2-3 business days upon receipt if made by post.

If you have signed up as a Habitat Hero monthly donor, you will receive an automatic receipt for your first donation at the time of enrollment. All subsequent monthly donations will be sent in one annual receipt at the end of the financial year in July.

If you have not received your receipt or have a question about your receipt, please contact our friendly team on 1800 898 626 or send an email to

FNPW offers corporate volunteering days but these may be affected by COVID-19 related restrictions. If you are interested in corporate volunteering, please contact us to register your interest.

For further information on our corporate volunteering program, visit our website here.

For individual volunteer opportunities, we encourage you to contact your nearest national park since many have a Friends of Parks group or local Landcare group, as there might be volunteer opportunities with them or with Conservation Volunteers Australia.

Yes, thank you. If you would like to make the donation in honour of someone select the “Is this donation a tribute?” option on the donate page and then you can enter the details of who the donation is in honour of and write a personal message (optional). Additionally, if you would like to notify someone of your tribute donation, please provide the required contact details, or you can put your contact details in this field for the notification to be sent to you directly.

Yes. All donations of $2 or more are tax deductible within Australia only.

The FNPW Board sets a requirement for funds raised on campaign donations to have a maximum administration cost of 30%.

Yes. FNPW’s financial statements by year are available for download here.

You can update your details directly by signing in here or contact our friendly staff with your new details on 1800 898 626 or send an email to

Thank you for becoming a Habitat Hero! Your first donation will be processed immediately when you enroll. Your subsequent donations will be processed monthly on or around the date of your first donation taking into account that donations are processed on business days only.

If you have any questions about your monthly donation, please contact our friendly staff on 1800 898 626 or send an email to

Yes! FNPW would welcome your support through fundraising activities in your community or at your workplace. Please visit our website here to learn more about fundraising with FNPW and to download a proposal to fundraise.

FNPW issues grant rounds periodically throughout the year. When FNPW grant rounds are open, you can apply directly from our website. For more information on FNPW grants and to apply click here.

FNPW loves to communicate with our supporters regularly. Our alternating monthly email newsletters are e-PAWS with the latest updates on FNPW supported projects and Backyard Buddies B-Mail with educational information and ideas. You can sign up to receive these email newsletters directly to your inbox here.

Please don’t hestitate to contact us if you have further questions or enquiries! Our contact details are provided in the footer below. To speak to our friendly office staff please call 1800 898 626. Or you can make your enquiry online here.