Links

This Links Page is of organisations  Oatley Flora and Fauna Society have an affiliation through membership, donations or common purpose. Please click on logo to see more information about the organisation. If you are an organisation that would like your website listed please contact off@oatley park.com with your details.

Institutions

AABR smallAustralian Association of Bush Regenerators - established in 1986 AABR promotes the study and practice of ecological restoration, and fosters and encourages effective management of natural areas by qualified people, based on sound ecological principles.

Georges River Combined Council -  formed in 1979 and consists of nine local councils, as well as agencies and community representatives within the Georges River catchment.  The GRCCC’s mission is to advocate for the protection, conservation and enhancement of the health of the Georges River, by developing programs and partnerships, and by lobbying government organisations and other stakeholders.

Local Land Services Greater Sydney - is a LLS-GS-logo-rgb-colour-59-px-highNSW Government agency responsible for the coordination and management of Sydney’s natural resources.  In Sydney, natural resources include land, rivers, estuaries and coastal systems.

Streamwatch -  A  monitoring program run by The Australian Museum  to investigate and take action on water quality and catchment and ecosystem health.  The program was begun in  1990 by Sydney Water. There are now over 250 community, school and other groups that monitor water quality and macroinvertebrates (water bugs) across more than 600 sites.

Environmental Defenders Office- The EDO is independent, non-profit, community legal service specialising in public interest environmental law.

 

Nature Conservation Council  - works to conserve nature and protect the water we drink, the air we breathe and the places we love.  A non-profit, non-government organisation representing 120 community environment groups across NSW.  

Landcare NSW Inc exists to be a strong representative body to work for grassroots community driven natural resource management in NSW. To promote and encourage awareness and education in sustainable natural resource management and advocate ecologically sustainable development.  

Resources

  • Atlas of Living Australia The Atlas of Living Australia provides tools to enable users of biodiversity information to find, access, combine and visualise data on Australian plants and
     

     

 

COUNCILS

Geroges River Councilwas formed in May 2016, the local government area includes the following Wards:    Blakehurst Ward, Hurstville Ward, Kogarah Bay Ward, Mortdale Ward and Peakhurst Ward On 9 September 2017, the first local government elections for all NSW merged Councils were held and the inaugral Georges River Council was elected. Councillor Kevin Greene was elected as Mayor by the new  Council on 25 September 2017.
 

 Georges River Bushcare Volunteers  – Georges River Council is responsible for managing remnant bushland.  Participants in Council’s  Volunteer Bushcare Program assist in monitoring, preserving and regenerating this bushland. Tucoerah is the quarterly newsletter of the Georges River Bushcare Volunteers (GRBV).

 

Bayside Council -  covers the Wards of Bexley, Botany Bay, Mascot, Port Botany and Rockdale. Bayside Council has many beautiful areas of bushland, wetlands and beach front areas which are home to a wide variety of native plants and animals

 

ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS