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Cooloola Coastcare are stewards of the natural world of the Cooloola Coast.

The Cooloola Coast is a region with stunning natural beauty and high environmental values.

It is recognised as a natural environment of international significance:

  • UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List
  • Ramsar Wetland of International Significance
  • UNESCO Great Sandy Biosphere Reserve
  • Great Sandy Marine Park
  • Great Sandy National Park: Cooloola Section
  • Wolf Rock Marine Protection area

Cooloola Coastcare Association Inc. is a not-for-profit community Natural Resource Management (NRM) organisation operating on the Cooloola Coast and Southern Great Sandy Strait in South-East Queensland.
Cooloola Coastcare’s Role

  • To value, protect and enhance the natural environment, particularly coastal and marine areas.
  • To draw the attention of the local community to the need to use ecologically sustainable conservation and land use practices.
  • To engender in local communities, including local industries, a sense of stewardship for coastal and marine areas.
  • To promote the adoption of management and land use practices that create a balanced ecosystem and conserve biodiversity thereby ensuring the future livelihood of local people.
  • To foster cooperation between stakeholders wherever action is needed to rehabilitate degraded habitats and undertake joint projects when needed.

Contact Info

PO Box 109 Tin Can Bay Qld 4580

Nicole Harper

nicole.harper@gympie.qld.gov.au