Initiatives to Better Living Conditions, Empower Communities & Conserve At-Risk Ecosystems

Community & Conservation Initiatives


Nature conservation through best-practice tourism and photography (telling the story).


We're still building this aspect into our business. We'll notify you when it's up and running. Otherwise, please return soon!

Sustainable Development

Managing human development, population growth and impact on natural resources, initiatives for ecologically-sustainable development, philanthropy and Corporate Social Responsibility.



We're still building this aspect into our business. We'll notify you when it's up and running. Otherwise, please return soon!

Community Initiatives

Community initiatives, incentives, fundraising, best causes, charity, volunteering etc.

Collaborations & Brand Building

A constant work in progress, we'll update this section as we build new partnerships and collaborations. Currently we are forming partnerships with the following people/organisations:

  • Shoe/sports/trail/fitness companies.
  • Outdoor equipment retailers.
  • Photographic equipment and contracts.
  • Travel companies, agents and insurance providers.
  • We're also collaborating with creatives, including these champs:
    • Paint/sketch artists.
    • Photographers.
    • Video producers.
    • Music producers.
  • Other collaborations to come: Conservation and community organisations, charities, corporate social responsibility (CSR) profiles.

Community Events

Upcoming events:

  • Hinchinbrook Island 4-day beach-to-mountains hike, May 2018.
  • Logistical support to Cockatours pre-season for Cape York tours, May-June 2018.
  • Kayak support for Mission Beach to Dunk Island swim attempt, June 2018.
  • Solo entrant to Marathon des Sables 250km 6-day stage race in Morocco, April 2019.


Previous events and community contributions:

  • Australian of the Year (Achievement Award), February 2011.
  • Young Entrepreneur's Project "Big Fish" young entrepreneur's event, April 2018.
  • Great Wheelbarrow Race solo runner attempt completed 2014, fundraised +$12,000 over 3 years.
  • Australian Red Cross Blood Service regular blood donor 2002-present.
  • Royal Flying Doctor's Service fundraising.

Shane Ross - Expedition Leader, Wildlife Photographer, Writer & Public Speaker

From flex-itinerary expeditions to tailor-made tours, corporate events, private and photographic safaris, World-class Aussie nature guide Shane Ross will show you the way...


Phone: +61 0475 564 636


All images taken by Shane Ross. All Rights Reserved © Shane Ross 2018 | Shane Ross Photography (ABN 92864915571).