Environment Levy funding supports the implementation of the Sunshine Coast Koala Conservation Plan.

The plan covers a range of actions including better understanding where koalas live on the Sunshine Coast, their health and genetic diversity.

Actions undertaken during 2018-2019 include:

  • planting of 500 food trees through various events in the Witta/Reesville areas
  • completion of a project focusing on understanding the characteristics of Sunshine Coast koala populations including locations and genetic diversity
  • ongoing tracking and health monitoring of koalas in the Maroochy Bushland Botanic Garden and Reesville.

 View the Environment Levy Annual Report[7857KB] to find out more.