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: