Living Backyard


Would you like to attract wildlife to your backyard?

Our Living Backyard zone provides all the information required to create a bio-diverse environment in your backyard. Whether you want to attract frogs, birds, butterflies, bees or other wildlife you will get all the tips and a whole lot more.

In this space you can:

  • Learn from the experts about conserving and enhancing the native flora and fauna in our community. 

  • Find out about Sunshine Coast Council’s environment and sustainability projects and programs and how you can get involved. 

  • See vibrant displays and a full-size native garden with water feature. 

  • Buy local, native plants for your property.

Here you can also speak with a variety of exhibitors with a wealth of knowledge about backyard nature conservation including: 

Barung Landcare Nursery
Bob the Beeman
Coolum Community Native Nursery
Earthling Enterprises
Native Plants Sunshine Coast
One Earth Landscaping
QLD Frog Society
Sunshine Coast Birdlife
Wildlife Volunteers Association (WILVOS)
Witjuti Grub Bushfood Nursery

Information sessions with practical tips: