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Resource Directory

Below is a list of suggested websites and contacts related to caring for the land.

Bees and beekeeping

Qld Beekeepers Assoc Inc – http://www.qbabees.org.au

Bee attracting plants

Any Nursery (see Plant Nurseries below)

Bird identification

Birdlife Australia – https://birdlife.org.au/

Birdlife – Southern Queensland branch – https://birdlife.org.au/locations/birdlife-southern-queensland

Birds Queensland – http://www.birdsqueensland.org.au

Birds in Backyards – http://www.birdsinbackyards.net

BIrd attracting plants

Any Nursery (see Plant Nurseries below)



Feral pest management

Somerset Regional Council – https://www.somerset.qld.gov.au/our-services/pest-management


Queensland Fire & Emergency Services – https://www.qfes.qld.gov.au/

Frog identification

Frog Society Qld – http://www.qldfrogs.asn.au/

Injured Wildlife

Wildlife Rescue Qld – 0478 901 801 (24 hr hotline) – https://wrq.org.au/

Aust Rescue and Rehabilitation of Wildlife – 0430 904 415 – https://www.somerset.qld.gov.au/

Matching trees/plants with soil type

Healthy Land & Water – https://hlw.org.au/download-topic/land/

Native plants

Native Plants Qld – https://npq.org.au/

Pasture management for SE Qld

SEQ Catchments & Dept of Ag, Fisheries & Forestry – https://futurebeef.com.au/resources/pastures-forage-crops/

Pasture grasses and legumes

Dept of Ag, Fisheries & Forestry – https://www.daf.qld.gov.au/business-priorities/agriculture/plants/crops-pastures/pastures

Business Queensland – https://www.business.qld.gov.au/industries/farms-fishing-forestry/agriculture/grazing-pasture/improving

Plant and tree identification

Facebook groups such as – https://www.facebook.com/groups/PlantIdentificationAustralia

Land for Wildlife – https://www.lfwseq.org.au/

Mangroves to Mountains (book) – https://www.mangrovestomountains.com/

Plant nurseries

Barung Landcare Nursery – https://barunglandcare.org.au/native-nursery/

Crows Nest Community Nursery – https://www.tr.qld.gov.au/facilities-recreation/parks-gardens/plant-nurseries/12314-crows-nest-community-nursery

Pete’s Hobby Nursery – https://www.peteshobbynursery.com.au/

Witjutigrub Bushfood Nursery – https://www.witjutigrub.com.au/

Kumbartcho Nursery (Pine Rivers) – https://www.kumbartcho.org.au/nursery

Paten Park community nursery (The Gap) – https://ppnn.org.au/

CREEC community nursery – https://www.moretonbay.qld.gov.au/Services/Environment/Environment-Centres/CREEC

Property Preservation

Queensland Trust for Nature – https://qtfn.org.au

Rabbit control

Centre for Invasive Species Solutions – www.pestsmart.org.au

Restoration of erosion gully

Tarwyn Park Training – https://www.tarwynparktraining.com.au/

Soil improvement

Resilient Soils – https://www.facebook.com/ResilientSoils

Soil Food Web – https://www.soilfoodweb.com/

Snake ID and removal

Sunshine Coast Snake Catchers – Stuart McKenzie – https://sunshinecoastsnakecatchers24-7.com.au/

Trees for Koalas

Barung Landcare Nursery, Crows Nest Nursery & Pete’s Hobby Nursery – As above under plant nurseries

Weed identification & Control

Somerset Council – https://www.somerset.qld.gov.au/our-services/pest-management

Brisbane City Council – https://weeds.brisbane.qld.gov.au/

Weed Society of QLD – https://www.wsq.org.au/

NSW Department of Primary Industries – https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/