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Burleigh Koalas is an interactive community evening about koala conservation in Burleigh; challenges, solutions and the community’s role in koala conservation. We invite you to hear from expert speakers and engage with your local community to care for koalas in our region. When?   

A recent Yarning about the Waters of Gondwana was held by Hinze Dam, featuri3ng diverse speakers sharing personal and local tales to positively re-imagine the management of water. This yarning brought together voices of encounters with nature, of regeneration, of

Photograph: Hinze Dam, by Phill Cullen Water is foundational to healthy ecosystems and their services that in turn support our healthy society, economy, cultures, and way of life. But how is our water managed? The Gold Coast Water Plan was

We are looking for an Office Administrator extraordinaire! This is a part-time opportunity based in our beautiful 100-year-old building along the picturesque Currumbin Creek. The daily hours are designed to suit those who are looking for a great work-life balance

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.  Click here to read the latest edition.

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