NaturallyGC program

Connect, conserve and explore our city's natural environment with NaturallyGC.

Choose from over 900 free and low-cost nature-based education workshops, activities, events, and recreation opportunities each year. Our program engages over 14,000 individuals. We also provide support to community organisations to deliver a range of environmental education programs.

Find and register online for a NaturallyGC event near you or visit the City Events calendar for a range of other nature activities.

NaturallyGC eventsGold Coast Events Calendar

Discover the NaturallyGC program

With NaturallyGC you can:

  • help plant native trees for wildlife
  • connect with a local Bushcare, Landcare or BeachCare group
  • go on a guided bushwalk, discover our natural areas and sustainable nature-based recreation opportunities
  • discover our unique native wildlife including the iconic koala, platypus, frogs, water bugs, native bees and more
  • switch screen time for green time with kids' nature play and interactive activities
  • become a citizen scientist and contribute to the monitoring of our waterways, wildlife and natural areas
  • find out more about green festivals on offer
  • immerse in indigenous culture
  • capture the beauty of our natural areas through photography
  • learn more about native gardening and a range of other environmental education themed activities
  • connect to other Council-led environment initiatives.

You can also download our programs to explore activities:

NaturallyGC program booklet 2022-23

Help us promote and improve NaturallyGC events and workshops

Share your event experiences on social media using the hashtag #NaturallyGC.

Provide your feedback to help guide our future solutions in making NaturallyGC a rewarding nature-based experience. 

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