Environment & sustainability


Find out how you can join us to protect, enhance and enjoy Ku-ring-gai's unique environment.

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Our community programs

From volunteering to receiving free sustainability advice, get involved in one of our community programs.

Sustainable Living

Learn how you can live a sustainable life.

Sustainability events calendar

Join the Loving Living Ku-ring-gai community and attend one of our upcoming events or workshops.

What we are doing

Read about the Environmental Levy, our sustainability plans, projects and research and our community programs.
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Bushland and wildlife

Learn about local wildlife, Bushcare volunteers, gardens and nurseries and managing your trees.


Learn how Council is preventing and managing local bushfires, how you can prepare your home and emergency contact information.
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Energy and climate change

Discover the science behind climate change, what Council is doing to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and how you can take action and save energy.


Find out about how we manage water, waterways and stormwater in Ku-ring-gai and how you can help by saving water.