Create habitat for wildlife

Not all animals thrive in urban areas. By giving some thought to the needs of native wildlife when landscaping your backyard, courtyard and even your balcony, you are likely to encourage and enjoy a much greater variety of native animals. Small changes could be a big help to a koala, platypus or sugar glider.

Download one of our backyard biodiversity booklets to learn more about our local wildlife and what you can do in your backyard. Booklets available include:

Printed copies are available at your local City Library or the Friends Centre at the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens. You can also request a copy via email: ournaturalcity@goldcoast.qld.gov.au