Environment & Sustainability

Sustainability

Sustainable Wollondilly

Have you checked out Wollondilly Shire Councils FREE Sustainability courses for residents? Are you interested in organic gardening, native gardening, beekeeping or reducing your energy consumption? Check out the link below to see a full list of FREE courses available, places are limited.

Arya near Sues place release

Wollondilly Koala Conservation Project

Wollondilly Shire Council’s ‘Koala Conservation Project’ has grown over the last two years with recent surveys proving there is a healthy colony of breeding koalas in the region. The population is continuous with the well known koalas of Campbelltown and is linked through a habitat corridor that runs through Appin...

Wollondilly Community Nursery

The Wollondilly Community Nursery grows a variety of native plants, from grasses and groundcovers to shrubs, vines and shade trees.

Fire Management

Information relating to Fire Management in Wollondilly can be found here.

Land For Wildlife

What is land for wildlife?

Flying Foxes

Wollondilly Council have submitted a Threatened Species Licence Application to the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage requesting approval to undertake habitat modification of the camp area to create a buffer zone between the camp and neighbouring residences, which is a Level 2 action identified in the Stonequarry Creek Grey...

Wild Rabbit Management Program

Council views community concerns over the impacts of wild rabbit populations within the Wollondilly Local Government Area as highly important. Council was therefore pleased that its application to the National Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre (Invasive Animals CRC) to participate in the national release of a biological control for this...

Wild deer management

Share your deer stories, sightings and experiences by completing a short survey here.

Caring for Wildlife

The Wollondilly Shire abounds in natural areas that provide homes to numerous plants and animals. The shire contains extensive areas of National Park, Water Catchment Lands and major rivers including the Nepean, Bargo, Cataract and the Upper Georges.