matchedbanner ABS logo purple circle pinterest_badge_red FB-f-Logo__blue_1024 Twitter_logo_blue You Tube noname MP Tubenose

Welcome to the Australasian Bat Society. We are a non-profit organisation - our aim is to promote the conservation and study of bats in Australasia.


The ABS supports conservation through the promotion of scientific knowledge to governments, industry and local communities. Anyone with an interest in bats or conservation is welcome to


Copyright Australasian Bat Society Inc. 2013

Photo credits:  Adam Lawrence Slater, Bruce Thomson, Jack Pettigrew, Michael Pennay, Simon Davis, Fernando Penna, Bron Chandler, Nick Edards, Paul Hocksenar. All rights reserved by the photographer.

Chalinolobus dwyeri3 dsc_7262 ghffbanner Fernando Penna3

The perils facing Australia's flying foxes


Find out more about our society here!

NSW extends


Netting Program





2016 Flying-Fox Calendar Available Now!