Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union. (1901-1990)

Also known as
AOU.
Australasian Ornithologists' Union. (1901-1990)
RAOU.
RAOU. (1901-1990)
Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union.
Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union. (1901-1990)
Royal Australian Ornithologists' Union.
Royal Australian Ornithologists' Union. (1901-1990)
Function
Association; Society or Membership Organisation
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Biographies

The Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union was established in 1901 for the purpose studying, conserving and enjoying Australia's native birds. The Union changed its name in the 1990s, becoming Birds Australia.

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The Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union was founded in 1901 as the Australasian Ornithologists' Union. In 1910 permission was given to add the prefix "Royal". In June 1997, its name changed to Birds Australia. Works by and about these bodies are found under the name used at the time of publication.

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Related people and organisations

Encyclopedia of Australian Science

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  • (see also) Australasian Ornithologists' Union
  • (see also) Birds Australia Parrot Association

Resources for Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. 'The Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union Archive as a Source for the History of Science and the History of the Environment
    Dillon, P. J. and Jones, E. L.
    Published: 1986
    Series: La Trobe Library Journal, 10, 38, 29-32
  3. A Body in Twain: the Royal Australasian Ornithological Union and the Events of 1969
    Wallace, Ray
    Published: University of Melbourne, Melbourne, 1990
  4. RAOU Fellows: Citations
    Published: 1974
    Series: The Emu, 74, 4, 259
  5. Conservation Through Knowledge: a Short History of the First National Ornithologists' Society in Australia
    Robin, Libby
    Published: Nuttall Ornithological Club, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2012
    Series: Contributions to the History of Australasian Ornithology, volume 2, 1-49
  6. McGill, Arnold Robert (1905-1988), Ornithologist and Businessman
    Nixon, C. E. V.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2012
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 18, 74-5

Resources by Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union. (231)

  1. Bulletin (Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union)
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union
    [ Periodical : 1910-1915 ]
    At Museums Victoria
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 73,087.336)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 73,087.336)

  2. Articles of Association of Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union
    [ Conference Proceedings : 1951 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70,957.602)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70,957.602)

  3. Provisional rules of the Australasian Ornithologists' Union
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union
    [ Book : 1901 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70,794.938)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70,794.938)

  4. Projects and publications : Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union 1977-1994 / by Michelle Rice
    Rice, Michelle
    [ Book : 1994 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70,408.016)

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  5. Memorandum and articles of association of Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union
    [ Book : 1917 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    At 5 libraries
    Memorandum and articles of association of Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 69,564.203)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 69,564.203)

  6. RAOU newsletter
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union
    [ Periodical : 1968-1990 ]
    At 17 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 67,636.906)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 67,636.906)

  7. Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union microfiche series
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union
    [ Periodical : 1980 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 66,119.984)

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  8. [Notice of meeting]
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union
    [ Periodical : 1900-2020 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 65,724.406)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 65,724.406)

  9. Records
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union
    [ Unpublished : 1901-1988 ]
    At State Library VIC
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64,554.098)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64,554.098)

  10. The Naretha parrot (Psephotus narethae) sp. nov. / by H. L. White
    White, H. L
    [ Book : 1921 ]
    At UON Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64,192.609)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64,192.609)

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  1. ORNITHOLOGISTS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 7 June 1932 p 14 Article
    ... ORNITHOLOGISTS. The annual congress ol U.o «oyal ^rMhU .Ornithologists' union will brunl ... 32 words
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  2. Ornithologists
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 19 January 1984 p 6 Article
    ... the Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union. ... Ornithologists Dr Stephen Davies, formerly of the CSIRO, has been appointed the first director of ... 21 words
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  3. ORNITHOLOGISTS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 19 June 1933 p 11 Article
    ... ORNITHOLOGISTS. The annual congress of the Royal Austral-asian Ornithologists' Union will be held ... 65 words
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  1. Birds Australia (1990-)
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  1. AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY National Memorials Ordinance 1928 DETERMINATION
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. Periodic (National : 1977 - 2011) Friday 15 May 1987 p 1

    Government Gazette Proclamations And Legislation Illustrated

    ... the first female academic Uni. of Adelaide 1901. An authority on identification of plants, she was ... 1901 and Sydney 1914, founding president NSW Housewives' Association 1917-57 (from 1928 known as ... 12629 words
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  2. AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY. National Memorials Ordinance 1928-1959.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 21 July 1960 [Issue No.52] p 2558

    Government Gazette Notices Illustrated

    ... ornithologist First President of Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union, 1901 Grows in grass land and forest ... Wilson Agnew (1815-1901 Roy Ewmg Agnew (1893-1944) " Alexander " Morton Allport (1830-1878) Henry Colden ... 5269 words
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  3. SCHEDULE 'B' National Memorials Ordinance 1928-1972 STREET NOMENCLATURE LIST OF ADDITIONAL NAMES WITH REFERENCE TO ORIGIN
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. Special (National : 1977 - 2012) Wednesday 8 February 1978 p 2

    Government Gazette Proclamations And Legislation Illustrated

    ... Primary Producers' Union MLA Mackay, 1893-1901, Secretary for Agriculture 1898, Public Lands and ... Agriculture, 1898-99 1899-1901, Royal Commissioner Land Settlement 1897 Name and origin CORSER CLOSE Bernard ... 13842 words
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  1. Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union, Queensland Branch Papers
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union. Queensland Branch
    [ Unpublished : 1951-1957 ]
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  2. Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union, Queensland Branch Papers
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union. Queensland Branch
    [ Unpublished : 1951-1957 ]
    At State Library of QLD
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  3. Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union, 1970
    [ Unpublished : 1970 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 899.492)

  1. Lake Jandabup - a wetland habitat / ...
    Wells, A. G. (A ...
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1983 ]
  2. The ecology and management of water ...
    Gowland, P. N
    [ Photograph, Microform : 1988 ]
    The ecology and management of waterbird pests in the Ord River irrigation area, W.A. by Peter N. Gowland
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    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union River Excursion
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    [ Photograph : 1948 ]
  5. Group photograph of members of the ...
    [ Photograph : 1921 ]
    Group photograph of  members of the Royal Australian Ornithologist's Union / W.S. Smith
  6. Ornithologists on an outing
    [ Photograph : 1909 ]
    Ornithologists on an outing
  1. Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union : collection of ephemera material
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union. Western Australian Group
    [ Book : 1971 ]
    At State Library of WA
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,448.285)

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  2. Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union library catalogue / [Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union]
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union. Library
    [ Book : 1977 ]
    At Uni of Melb Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,259.805)

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  3. Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union 68th annual congress, Launceston, Tasmania, 24-27 October 1969
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union. Congress Launceston, Tas.) 1969 :
    [ Conference Proceedings : 1969 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,118.277)

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  4. The first fifty years of the Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union, 1901-1951 / by D.J. Dickison
    Dickison, D. J
    [ Book : 1951 ]
    At National Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,045.177)

  1. RAOU Vicgroup newsletter
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union. Vicgroup
    [ Periodical : 1900-1992 ]
    At State Library VIC
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,135.494)

  2. Bulletin of the New South Wales Branch of the Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union. New South Wales Branch
    [ Periodical : 1936-1937 ]
    At 3 libraries
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,115.945)

  3. Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union monograph
    Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union
    [ Periodical : 1985-1994 ]
    At National Library
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  4. The Stilt : bulletin of the Australasian Wader Studies Group of the Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union
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    [ Periodical : 1981-2020 ]
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  1. A Social History of Gluepot Reserve / Interviewer: Don Gobbett
    Gobbett, Don
    [ Sound : 2001 ]
    At State Library S Aust
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  2. The life and tides of Roebuck Bay
    Broome Bird Observatory
    [ Video : 2009 ]
    At 6 libraries
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  3. Water bird survey
    Sound Images
    [ Video : 1983 ]
    At State Library of WA
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  4. Eyre's sandpatch / produced by Geoff Nielsen
    [ Video : 1988 ]
    At State Library of WA
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  1. Digging up trouble. (mining activity in Australia)
    Rosenbaum, Helen
    Habitat Australia
    [ Article, Photograph, Map : 1997 ]
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