Free native plants

Council provides ratepayers, schools, body corporates and community groups with free native plants. Find out what plants would suit your garden.

27 August 2016
Created by potrace 1.11, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2013
Ocean stars

Head out to Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre for an engaging and interactive activity for children to learn about marine life.

28 August 2016
Created by potrace 1.11, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2013
Parks Alive at Mt Coot-tha

Parks Alive is at Mt Coo-tha this Sunday with workshops, music, walks, bush tucker and more, there's something for everyone.

Fashion workshops

Learn how to mend, tweak and hem your clothes at our free Revive workshops on 24-25 August.

Herbs and superfoods

Discover how you can grow and use herbs and superfoods fresh from your garden at these free library workshops. Bookings required.

Get some green time

Enjoy an outdoor adventure at Karawatha Discovery Centre with games, activities, wildlife shows and arts and crafts.

Green grants now open

Funding for community gardens and native wildlife carers is now available. Find out if your project or organisation is eligible to apply.

Don't forget bin day

Set yourself an automatic reminder for your bin collection day and find out recycling information on Council's free Bin and Recycling app.

Find what you need

Green schools

Access our student resources and teacher resources and find out about current competitions or our travel initiative offering free transport.

Green homes

Take action right now to save money and the environment. Small changes can make a difference. Find out what you can do to live a Green Heart life.

Green businesses

Council supports business and industry with sustainable development including events, grants, rebates and programs.

Green transport

Learn about active school travel, walking and cycling to school. Also, find out how you can apply for the 2016 Active School Travel program.

Environmental grants

The Cultivating Community Gardens and Native Wildlife Carers' grants are now open. Find out if your project or organisation is eligible to apply.

Brisbane's vision

A clean and green city is one of Council's themes from Brisbane Vision 2031. The themes work together to achieve the results we want to see for the future.

Council's environmental policy

The Environmental Policy recognises Council's environmental responsibilities to managing the city and serving the community of Brisbane.

Community groups

Find out how you can join a local group such as Habitat Brisbane, Growing Communities and get involved in our community gardens and city farms.


Green Heart Life e-newsletter

Register to receive the Green Heart Life e-newsletter, and keep up to date with the latest events and information on sustainable living. The e-newsletter also provides tips and ideas to help you reduce your environmental footprint and keep Brisbane clean and green.


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