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Biosphere to preserve Coast liveability

Want to help build a better legacy for our children and their children? Expressions of interest (EOI) are now open for members of the Sunshine Coast Biosphere Community Reference Group (CRG). Sunshine Coast Council is striving to secure a UNESCO biosphere nomination for the region in a bid to preserve our natural landscapes and community […]

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Is the Sunshine Coast set to become a biosphere?

Local business owners and residents are being urged to have a say on Sunshine Coast Council’s proposal to nominate the local government area to become a UNESCO biosphere. A biosphere is a special place which reflects a balanced relationship between people and nature; where responsible development and sustainability can coexist. Council believes biosphere status would further enhance the […]

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Noosa Council launches new Environment Grants Program

Noosa Council has approved a new Environment Grants Program to support local conservation projects and the not-for-profit groups that deliver them. The move marks the fact that Council now separates its grants into two different streams: community and environment. The program offers one-off project grants of up to $30,000 annually, plus organisational grants to help […]