Recently made Vegetation Protection Orders

In accordance with the Natural Assets Local Law 2003 (NALL), Brisbane City Council has the authority to protect important vegetation across Brisbane. The NALL provides an opportunity for affected residents and the broader community to have their say through targeted and public submission processes. The submission period is open for a minimum of 14 days after the making of a VPO.

The list below is of recently made Vegetation Protection Orders (VPOs) out for public consultation. Find out how you can make a submission in relation to one of these VPOs.

Table lists the tree or area of vegetation, affected properties, category of protection and submission closure date.
Tree/area of vegetation Affected properties Category of protection Submission closure date
One (1) Weeping Fig (Ficus benjamina) tree

14 Geelong Avenue Holland Park

463 Cavendish Road Coorparoo

465 Cavendish Road Coorparoo

467 Cavendish Road Coorparoo

469 Cavendish Road Coorparoo

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree 30 January 2023
One (1) Gum (Eucalyptus sp.) tree

5 Baree Street Kenmore

3 Baree Street Kenmore

7 Baree Street Kenmore

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree

30 January 2023
One (1) Weeping Fig (Ficus benjamina) tree

487 Cavendish Road Coorparoo

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree

31 January 2023

One (1) Hoop Pine (Araucaria cunninghamii) tree

64 Scott Street Kedron

60 Scott Street Kedron

74 Dorrigo Street Kedron

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree 31 January 2023
One (1) Brush box (Lophostemon confertus) tree

76 Birdwood Terrace Auchenflower 

76A Birdwood Terrace Auchenflower

76C Birdwood Terrace Auchenflower

78 Birdwood Terrace Auchenflower 

78A Birdwood Terrace Auchenflower

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree

1 February 2023

All native vegetation above three (3) metres in height

59 Eighth Avenue St Lucia

67 Eighth Avenue St Lucia

71 Eighth Avenue St Lucia

77 Eighth Avenue St Lucia

65 Eighth Avenue St Lucia

75 Eighth Avenue St Lucia

79 Eighth Avenue St Lucia

82 Ninth Avenue St Lucia

86 Ninth Avenue St Lucia

90 Ninth Avenue St Lucia

94 Ninth Avenue St Lucia

100 Ninth Avenue St Lucia

102 Ninth Avenue St Lucia

104 Ninth Avenue St Lucia

106 Ninth Avenue St Lucia

106A Ninth Avenue St Lucia

44 Tenth Avenue St Lucia

Significant Native Vegetation 2 February 2023

Two (2) Hoop Pine (Araucaria cunninghamii) trees

and

All native vegetation 

2 Upper Brookfield Road Upper Brookfield

32 Leahey Road Upper Brookfield

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree

and

Significant Native Vegetation
3 February 2023

All native vegetation above three (3) metres in height

9 Eighth Avenue St Lucia

11 Eighth Avenue St Lucia

7 Eighth Avenue St Lucia

15 Eighth Avenue St Lucia

18 Ninth Avenue St Lucia

22 Ninth Avenue St Lucia

24 Ninth Avenue St Lucia

Significant Native Vegetation 3 February 2023

One (1) Weeping Fig (Ficus benjamina) tree

12 Armagh Street Clayfield

20 Armagh Street Clayfield

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree 4 February 2023

All native vegetation above five (5) metres in height

7 Rigel Street Coorparoo

11 Rigel Street Coorparoo

51 Solar Street Coorparoo

55 Solar Street Coorparoo

57 Solar Street Coorparoo

Significant Native Vegetation 6 February 2023
One (1) Jacaranda (Jacaranda mimosifolia) tree

105 Porteus Drive Seven Hills

101 Porteus Drive Seven Hills

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree

7 February 2023
One (1) Tallowwood (Eucalyptus microcorys) tree

42 Stopford Street Wooloowin

40 Stopford Street Wooloowin

44 Stopford Street Wooloowin

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree

8 February 2023
One (1) Hoop Pine (Araucaria cunninghamii) tree

88 Tarragindi Road Tarragindi

14 Andrew Avenue Tarragindi

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree

8 February 2023
One (1) Hoop Pine (Araucaria cunninghamii) tree

40 Leybourne Street Chelmer

42 Leybourne Street Chelmer 

49 Harte Street Chelmer

53 Harte Street Chelmer 

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree

9 February 2023
One (1) Silky Oak (Grevillea robusta) tree

42 Leybourne Street Chelmer

44 Leybourne Street Chelmer

53 Harte Street Chelmer

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree

9 February 2023

One (1) Hoop Pine (Araucaria cunninghamii) tree  

and

One (1) Silky Oak (Grevillea robusta) tree

44 Leybourne Street Chelmer

48 Leybourne Street Chelmer

53 Harte Street Chelmer

55 Harte Street Chelmer

Significant Urban Vegetation – Significant Landscape Tree

9 February 2023
All vegetation

38 Dunedin Street Sunnybank

30 Dunedin Street Sunnybank

46 Dunedin Street Sunnybank

6 Selvage Street Sunnybank

5 Sunnybrae Street Sunnybank

11 Sunnybrae Street Sunnybank

Significant Urban Vegetation 10 February 2023
All native vegetation

326 Stanley Terrace Taringa

330 Stanley Terrace Taringa

334 Stanley Terrace Taringa

8 Birdvale Street Taringa

11 Birdvale Street Taringa

15 Birdvale Street Taringa

320 Stanley Terrace Taringa

336 Stanley Terrace Taringa

338 Stanley Terrace Taringa

11 Equinox Street Taringa

15 Equinox Street Taringa

17 Equinox Street Taringa

19 Equinox Street Taringa

21 Equinox Street Taringa

23 Equinox Street Taringa

Significant Native Vegetation 11 February 2023
All vegetation

14 Hudson Avenue Mitchelton

16 Hudson Avenue Mitchelton

8 Hudson Avenue Mitchelton

11 Fiat Avenue Mitchelton

Significant Urban Vegetation 11 February 2023
Last updated: 30 January 2023

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