International Year of Caves and Karst Events

The International Year of Caves and Karst (IYCK)is an initiative of the International Union of Speleology - the global organization for cave explorers, scientists, managers, and educators. The IYCK aims to increase public understanding of caves and karst and to promote appropriate cave management and conservation – to Explore, Understand and Protect..For more details of if IYCK: https://www.caves.org.au/iyck

Join us for the worldwide premiere of a short documentary on Australia’s enigmatic cave crickets.
Australian launch of the International Year of Caves and Karst 2021
For those who missed the Australian launch of the International Year of Caves and Karst 2021 event, you can watch it now via the link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xbSP9PnG85s
Starts at the 5min mark

Australian Speleological Federation Inc. (ASF) is an Environmental Organisation, registered by the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment in Canberra,with the primary objective of protecting the cave and karst environment of Australia.
The ASF is also the national body that represents the interests of 23 caving clubs, over 800 members throughout Australia and represents Australia on the International Union of Speleology.

The information provided on this website will assist you to find information regarding the organisation, the clubs near you, ASF policies (that have been accepted by numerous outdoor organisations and government departments in Australia), and to assist you to donate to the Karst Conservation Fund

 

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