Environment & Sustainability

Sustainable Wollondilly

Have you seen Wollondilly Shire Councils FREE Sustainability courses for residents? Are you interested in plant propagation, composting & worm farming, keeping bees and growing & cooking seasonal vegetables? The courses are run at the Wollondilly Community Nursery.

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.

Land For Wildlife

What is land for wildlife?

Flying Foxes

Council received a $15,000 in July to undertake buffer zone weed clearing works to push back the camp edge from private properties. The Threatened Species licence stipulates that works can be carried out between May and July as long as those works are not within 30m of the flying foxes.

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...

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.

Sustainable Living Guide

“Each one of us matters, has a role to play, and makes a difference. Each one of us must take responsibility for our own lives, and above all, show respect and love for living things around us, especially each other.” Jane Goodall

Garage Sale Trail 2019

Garage Sale Trail, Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 October 2019Where: Shire-wideCost: FreeEvent Details:Wollondilly Shire Council is bringing Australia’s biggest community and sustainability event, Garage Sale Trail, to the local area this October.This jam-packed weekend of garage sales is a great way to declutter, fundraise and meet your neighbours.