iNaturalist Australia

How It Works

Record your observations

Share with fellow naturalists

Discuss your findings

Contribute to the Atlas of Living Australia

Contribute to Science

iNaturalist Australia is a member of the iNaturalist Network. Observations submitted here are added to the global iNaturalist database and shared with the Atlas of Living Australia (ALA) and the Global Biodiversity Information Facility to help scientists find and use your data. All you have to do is observe.

Nature At Your Fingertips

Keep Track

Record your encounters with other organisms and maintain life lists, all in the cloud.

Create Useful Data

Help scientists and resource managers understand when and where organisms occur.

Crowdsource Identifications

Connect with experts who can identify the organisms you observe.

Become a Citizen Scientist

Find a project with a mission that interests you, or start your own.

Learn About Nature

Build your knowledge by talking with other naturalists and helping others.

Run a Bioblitz

Hold an event where people try to find as many species as possible.


Works On All Your Devices

Install our mobile apps so you can always observe, even without mobile data or wifi.

Android app on Google Play iPhone app in the Apple App Store