Community conservation

Brisbane City Council is committed to keeping Brisbane clean, green and sustainable, and values your help to protect more than 2500 plant and animal species that make Brisbane the most biodiverse capital city in Australia. Find out how you can contribute to preserve your local environment through Brisbane City Council’s Community Conservation Partnerships Program.

Environment centres

Brisbane has three environment centres at Boondall Wetlands, Downfall Creek and Karawatha Forest. Each natural area is unique and provides opportunities for visitors including walks, information about local plants and animals, free or low-cost events and activities and more.

Habitat Brisbane

The Habitat Brisbane program helps community groups restore natural habitats in parks, remnant bushland, wetlands and along waterways. View the groups in or near your suburb of Brisbane.

Creek Catchments Program

Council's Creek Catchments Program has officers based across Brisbane who work with community catchment groups to protect and restore catchments.

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Wildlife Conservation Partnership Program

Landholders who join Brisbane City Council's Wildlife Conservation Partnership Program receive help and advice on revegetation, local flora and fauna species and how to conserve and restore wildlife habitat on their land.

The Regenerator

Council produces The Regenerator, a biannual newsletter, empowering local residents to work with Council to protect our natural assets and create a sustainable city.