Gold Coast City has one of the best programs in Australia to encourage environmental and wildlife management on private properties. They have an active education program where field days are organised for topics ranging from Butterfly Identification to recognising trees from their bark. They proactively support the “Land for Wildlife” program and Council also provides rate relief and financial incentives for suitable properties to be registered under Voluntary Conservation Agreements (VCA).
SEQ Catchments NRM Group also help fund catchment improvement initiatives through incentive programs.
The following is a list of private landowners who are carrying out significant catchment management and environmental restoration works on their properties.
|Doug and Lyndria Cook|
|Peter & Caroline Burford|
|Wal & Heather Mayr|