News and events
Join us in support of the Susan Moore Memorial Prize in Nature-Based Tourism
Posted 15th February 2017
Following the passing of our well respected and internationally renowned colleague, Professor Susan Moore, Murdoch University is establishing a new prize the “Susan Moore Memorial Prize in Nature-Based Tourism” in her honour. Professor Susan Moore created and led the Nature Based Tourism Research Group and won awards for her teaching and research achievements during her 21 year career at Murdoch.
Join us in support of the May Holman Prize in Politics
Date posted: 16 December 2016
Murdoch University seeks your support towards establishing a new May Holman Prize in politics.
The prize will commemorate May Holman’s contributions to politics, promote knowledge of her significance to Western Australia and inspire women and girls to high achievement in the study and field of politics.
Fremantle Ports support for dolphin research
Thursday 13 October 2016
A significant donation from Fremantle Ports is helping to ensure the long-term conservation of bottlenose dolphins in Perth metropolitan waters.
Keith Roby Lecture: Permaculture four decades of action for a sustainable future
Posted: 16 September 2016
David Holmgren, co-founder of the permaculture concept to present the annual, free Keith Roby lecture, Tuesday 11 October, 2016
It is 40 years since the permaculture concept was first articulated during the energy crisis of the 1970s. In this free lecture, David Holmgren will trace the evolution of the concept and movement that emerged from the Permaculture Design Course process, which his co-originator Bill Mollison started in 1981.
Western Australia in the Asian Context: Sustained Environment, Resilience and Innovation: Wednesday 16 September
Posted: September 1, 2015
The Governor of Western Australia, Her Excellency the Honourable Kerry Sanderson AO, will draw on her extensive international experience to present the 2015 Banksia Association Lecture at Murdoch University on Wednesday, 16th September.
Ms Sanderson will discuss Western Australia’s history and future, the benefits of our proximity to Asia and changes in how we view ourselves in a world context.
Murdoch celebrates 40 years of giving at donor thank you event
Posted: August 18, 2015
Celebrating our 40th anniversary this year provided the perfect opportunity for our Development team to celebrate four decades of philanthropic contributions at a special donor thank you event in August.
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