January 19, 2018

It goes without saying (though I'm still going to say it) that this journey could not have happened without the help and support of many people. From those who were always there, keeping me focused and doing what was necessary back home to keep the ball rolling, to the...

November 6, 2017

Australia has laws that theoretically guarantee the protection of our native flora and fauna. Unfortunately, when other vested interests come into play these laws are often not effective. Such is the current fate of Victoria’s animal emblem, the Leadbeater’s Possum. 

An...

November 5, 2017

I know people who are amazing naturalists and communicators. When I hear these people talk or write about animals and plants it’s truly fascinating. But I’m not a research scientist. I don’t see myself as a naturalist, or even as someone who communicates interesting ti...

October 27, 2017

Despite years of warnings from local researchers, the Southern Emu-wren likely went extinct in South Australia in 2014 after a fire swept through their last remaining habitat. Though populations of these wrens still exist in Victoria, this event (and similar events tha...

October 9, 2017

To finish up my recovery period I headed over to Wollangarra's Open Day in Victoria with my mum Dora and our friend Jane.

Wollangarra is a pretty special place. It's a non-profit outdoor education centre that provides an opportunity for young people to develop a connect...

September 20, 2017

Day 3 included a sublime morning alarm, witnessing conservation in action and a visit from the police!

September 12, 2017

On Wednesday September 13 Tristan was interviewed by Tommy Kaye from Coast FM 88.7 Adelaide. They talked all things 1900 Footprints. You can see (and listen to) the interview below!

August 19, 2017

Come along to NOLA, Adelaide's home of craft beer and cajun food, on September 2nd 2017 for our Karma Keg!

July 13, 2017

Alongside recreating in natural spaces and undertaking large-scale restoration projects, we need to change our cities to become friendlier to- and contain more 'natural' ecosystems. By reintroducing functioning ecosystems, or 'rewilding' our cities, we...

June 26, 2017

We are excited to announce that Footprints Gear will be 1900 Footprints first sponsor!

Footprints Gear is a not-for-profit organisation and Australian charity that donates 100% of the profits from its retail store to support other charities. Footprints Gear combines a p...

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There are over 1900 species in danger of extinction in Australia. Tristan is walking from Adelaide to Melbourne and around Tasmania to raise money and awareness for conservation activities to protect these species.

100% of donations received will Proudly Support:

BioR will use funds raised by 1900 Footprints to restore and maintain a species-rich conservation block near Monarto, South Australia

 Funds for Wollangarra will sponsor 

disadvantaged young people to attend life-changing outdoor courses in the Victorian mountains.

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