Around 300 local youngsters from 25 local schools came together today for the third annual Kids in Action Conference, hosted by Sunshine Coast Council through the Environment Levy. The Kids in Action conference is part of the national Target Kids Teaching Kids Week and provides the opportunity for school children in year’s 5 – 9 […]
One of Australia’s rarest rodents, the water mouse, has already been found during the largest fauna (animal) monitoring project to be undertaken in Sunshine Coast Council managed environmental reserves. The $570,000, four-year project will tell council exactly what wildlife is living in these reserves and help to improve conservation management. Split into stages, the first […]
Sunshine Coast Council has presented the 2012 Kids in Action conference, a two day event full of engaging, hands-on activities for students to learn about the importance of a sustainable environment.
In the last six months, Council’s Environment Levy has added more achievements to its repertoire with more land bought for conservation, new community partnerships forged, and the introduction of a new backyard biodiversity education tool.