2016 EFFA Festival Patrons
Bob Brown Foundation
Bob Brown is a lifetime environmental campaigner who, through his work as an activist, a founder of the Wilderness Society, state MP for the Tasmanian Greens and Leader of the Australian Greens, has made countless contributions to progressing environmental causes. Bob now spends his time as Chairman of the Bob Brown Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting environmental activists in Australia and the Asia Pacific.
Tim Winton is the author of 28 books that are published in 30 languages. Patron of the Australian Marine Conservation Society, he has been involved in environmental advocacy for over 20 years. In 1997 he was listed as a National Living Treasure by the National Trust.