Sir David Attenborough to Tour Australia, NZ with A Quest For Life

David Attenborough, the face and father of the contemporary nature documentary, will return to Australia and New Zealand for a series of live events in February 2017.

The esteemed naturalist and TV personality will appear on stage with Ray Martin to discuss his life, dedication to the environment, how the natural world has changed since filming his first documentary series Zoo Quest in the 1950s and the grand challenges the world’s environment the world now faces.

Attenborough has remained in the public consciousness for more than six decades now having participated in more than 100 natural history documentaries. His work, including documentaries such as the aforementioned Zoo Quest, The Life of Mammals, Blue Planet, and newly released Planet Earth II, have captivated generations of viewers across the globe.

Sir David Attenborough – A Quest for Life will take place at 7:30pm at the Festival Theatre in Adelaide on Tuesday, February 14. Tickets are not yet available for sale, but pre-sale registration can be made via

Full tour dates and details:

The Civic
8pm, Thursday, Feburary 2

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
7:30pm, Saturday, February 4

State Theatre
7:30pm, Wednesday, February 8 and Thursday, February 9

Plenary, Melbourne Convention and Exhibtion Centre
7:30pm, Saturday, February 11

Festival Theatre
7:30pm, Tuesday, February 14

Riverside Theatre, Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre
7:30pm, Thursday, February 16

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