The Conservation Council ACT Region is the peak environment body in the ACT.
We advocate, campaign, and engage with the community to protect our local environment.
Join Walk the Border ACT
Join us in the adventure of a lifetime on Walk the Border ACT!
Conservation Council President Rod Griffiths is leading a 306 km walk to circumnavigate the ACT border in October 2019. The 20 day walk will cross a variety of local ecosystems, from majestic alpine forests to diverse wooded and grassy lowlands.
We invite you to join in the walk for one day or a few days. If walking isn’t your thing but you would like to support the work of the Conservation Council, we encourage you to sponsor the walkers!
15 August 2019 MEDIA RELEASE Groups call for mandatory insulation to make the most of recent EEIS changes ACT community organisations have called on the ACT Government to require ceiling insulation in rental properties to complement recent changes to its Energy...
14 August 2019 MEDIA RELEASE Call for strong action on transport to counter climate emergency In a week when Infrastructure Australia has flagged increasing congestion across Australian cities, Canberra’s active travel community is calling for...
The Conservation Council ACT Region, Pedal Power and Living Streets Canberra have launched a community petition calling on the ACT Government to take strong action to show they are serious about dealing with our climate emergency. implement key measures that will improve travel options for Canberrans who walk, cycle and use public transport.
Thursday 5 September 2019
6:00PM – 8:00PM
Highroad Cafe, Dickson
5 – 24 October 2019
Circumnavigation of the ACT border