Get Involved

Get Involved

There are many ways you can get involved with DEA.

Become A Member

The best first step is to become a member of DEA. Membership is open only to medical doctors and students. Once a member, if you would like to know how you can contribute to activities happening in your state or nationally, please contact your state chair at:

Why Doctors, Why Now?

Click here for more information on why action is necessary.

What Can I Do Now? 

Doctors for the Environment Australia appreciates the contribution of all members. If you renew your membership each year, that is a valued contribution. If you’re looking to do more, there are many options here.

Become a Friend of DEA

Not a doctor but would like to support DEA and receive regular updates about our work and activities? You can sign up to become a friend of DEA. Our friends are from all walks of life and are a vital part of our DEA community. Some donate their time and expertise through volunteering, others chose to support us through financial contributions and many support us through promoting our organisation. Click here to learn more about Friends of DEA and how you can become involved.

Attend an Event

Throughout time DEA hosts events including our annual national conference iDEA. Attending our events will increase your awareness of the issues that we are all facing, and empower you to help us with our causes. Check out our social media channels to see what’s going on.

Make a Donation

Donating to DEA is a quick and easy process with our online donation form. Every donation counts and is open to anyone. Donations of $2 or more are tax deductible, and will greatly assist in everything that we aim to achieve. If you are looking to leave a legacy for future generations please consider our bequest program.


You can check out the online shop or contact us to organise the purchase of merchandise. Buying our merchandise is a great way to show your support and spread the word about DEA.

Bequest Program

By leaving a gift to Doctors for the Environment Australia in your will, no matter how big or small, you will ensure our work continues towards a healthier planet, and in turn healthier lives for your family, future generations and all living things.

Work With Us

DEA is a volunteer membership based organisation supported by a small and dedicated staff. We welcome staff and volunteers from a diverse range of backgrounds, ethnicities and life experience. If you share our vision of a healthy planet, healthy people and would like to work with us, please refer to our current opportunities here.