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Become a Bushcare volunteer

Bushcare VolunteersGet involved in caring for our precious native spaces. We currently have Bushcare groups helping to improve bushland at:

  • Cooper Park (Kendall St)
  • Cooper Park (Edward St)
  • Cooper Park (Cooper Park Road)
  • Gap Park
  • Parsley Bay
  • Trumper Park
  • Paddington Nursery

Create Habitat in Your Garden

Habitat GardenMake your backyard a haven for native animals with Woollahra's Guide to Habitat Friendly Native Garden Design (PDF) and other resources.

Visit our example bird habitat garden in Gap Park, Watsons Bay to get some inspiration!

Report a Wildlife Sighting

report_sightingLet us know if you spot an interesting native plant or animal so we can monitor and protect our local biodiversity.

We have recently spotted Brush Turkeys in our area and are interested to know if more are around. Let us know through this form if you see one!

Help out on National Tree Day

Tree plantingEvery year Council supports community members to get their hands dirty on National Tree Day.

Join a Community Garden

community_gardenGet your hands dirty and join a Communal or Community Garden in your area. Our local Community Gardens are welcoming community spaces in Paddington, Cooper Park North and Rose Bay.

Walk a Nature Trail

Moreton Bay FigVenture into one of our bushland reserves to enjoy a slow stroll along our Nature Wellness Trails or explore the foreshores and suburban streets of Double Bay to discover our magnificent trees.