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To become a Currumbin Creek Guardian, children will visit three locations along Currumbin Creek and learn about the habitat and ecosystems of these areas. Through hands-on adventure and by discovering the unique biodiversity along Currumbin Creek, the children will gain

Dear Gecko members, friends and supporters, We are writing to you about this critical moment in Australian political history: the upcoming referendum on an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice to Parliament. While Gecko Environment Council isn’t part of the

Homes for all – Save our iconic wildlife Join us for conversations about protecting native forests and wildlife in the SEQ Regional Plan update 2023. The draft plan update for our region is out and the clock is ticking down

Gecko Friends is our regular donations program. As a registered charity, all donations are tax-deductible. Visit the Friends page or contact us at to discuss donation options that suit you.  

The latest edition of Out and About, Gecko’s Newsletter, is out now. This edition is filled with information about our upcoming Greening the Gold Coast forum as well as dates to remember for the rest of the year. Click here

Gecko Talks is a free, monthly environmental talks series aimed to inform the general public and raise awareness. The topics range from academic research on our native flora and fauna to sustainable and ethical business and investment practices and local

Lend a voice and a helping hand to our natural environment and gift a Gecko Friends membership this Christmas. By gifting a Gecko Friends membership, you will support the environmental work that we do to educate and advocate for the

Our popular EcoDiscoverers’ school holiday programs are now available for bookings! All EcoDiscoverers’ programs are written by qualified teachers and delivered by expert environmental educators. The programs develop our children’s connection to their natural environment through knowledge and hands-on exploration,

The 2022 Annual Environmental Awards are now open for nomination. These awards are a celebration of all the outstanding environmental work done by the community on the Gold Coast. Over the past 24 years, Gecko has had the pleasure of

2022 – March Report by Lois Levy March Campaign Report 2022Volunteers are wanted to help with all these campaign actions.Submissions due – nilMail Out20220211_Sub_Qld_Resources-Industry_Plan20220208_Ltr_MinEnvironment_NP20220208_ltr_GCBulletin_CurrumbinEcoPark20220218 _Ltr_Council_Mountain_Bikes20220223_Ltr_Ministers_StateDevt_Environment_Beachbars20220227_Ltr_LisaTimoney_Eco-ParkMail In:20220303_Email_FromLisaTimoney Gecko Campaigns groups the matters that arise under four broad headings of climate change;