Tuan Environmental Reserve


11. Expanding our green space

Secure and activate green spaces for future generations.

Securing and activating space for future generations to improve conservation, flood mitigation and sport and recreation opportunities.

To do this the Strategy identifies the need to:

  • Plan, protect and manage our five major green spaces:    
    1. Blue Heart
    2. Coast
    3. Mountain View
    4. Lower Mooloolah River 
    5. Regional Inter-urban Break
  • Progress planning and delivery of major sport and recreation precincts within identified green spaces
  • Implement the Network Blueprints and Desired Standards of Service to secure and embellish additional environmental, recreation and sporting land
  • Progress planning and delivery of the Sunshine Coast Ecological Park 
  • Plan for and expand the recreation trails network
  • Develop and implement a dog exercise area plan and associated network blueprint.

Related projects



Council scores major sport and recreation park goal

Land acquisition at Bli Bli critical step in delivering future sport and recreation precinct.



Wetlands to be restored and protected

Council has secured 120 hectares of land in the Blue Heart for restoration and conservation of wetlands for habitat, a healthier Maroochy River and a place to connect to nature.



The Environment and Liveability Strategy Refresh Project 2023

New inclusions for the Sunshine Coast’s blueprint setting the future for our environment and liveability.