Environmental Programs

Opportunities to enhance private property for the protection of native plants and animals are available through Council's Land for Wildlife, Backyards for Wildlife and Voluntary Conservation programs.
  • Backyards for Wildlife

    Backyards for Wildlife is a regional program that supports and recognises the efforts of owners of smaller bushland blocks to preserve local wildlife habitat and link wildlife corridors in the urban environment.

  • Land for wildlife

    Land for Wildlife is a unique, voluntary program which provides resources to private land holders and community groups managing land with existing wildlife habitat.

  • Bushcare

    Moreton Bay Region Bushcare is a Council program that provides the community with opportunities to learn more about our environment and participate in hands on conservation and restoration activities.

  • Conservation agreements

    Provides landholders with the opportunity and assistance to protect significant nature conservation areas or in perpetuity.

  • Environmental Adventures

    We invite residents to get outside and enjoy the region, up close with our amazing native plants, animals and landscapes.

  • Green Army

    Provides skills, training and experience to 17 to 24 years olds to improve their employment prospects by working in environmental projects that focus on restoring natural and heritage areas.

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  • Nature conservation

    Opportunities to enhance private property for the protection of native plants and animals are available through Council's Land for Wildlife, Voluntary Conservation and Backyards for Wildlife programs.

  • Newsletters

    Council's Voluntary Conservation Program (VCP) newsletter including Land for Wildlife, Backyards for Wildlife and Voluntary Conservation Agreements.

  • Research Partnerships Program

    Moreton Bay Regional Council’s Research Partnerships Program supports collaborative scientific research with educational institutions, community groups, and government agencies on issues affecting the environment.

  • Voluntary Conservation Program grants

    Individual grants are available up to a maximum of $2,500 per property.

  • Voluntary Conservation Program Events

    Events listed on this page are only available to members of a Voluntary Conservation Program i.e. Land for Wildlife, Backyards for Wildlife and Voluntary Conservation Agreements only.

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