Why we need cat containment

Why we need cat containment

The Conservation Council ACT Region welcomed the opportunity to comment on the Draft ACT Cat Plan 2019-29. As an advocate for the environment in the ACT region, the negative impact of roaming domestic cats and feral cats on our local wildlife has been of ongoing...
Spring Mingle 2019

Spring Mingle 2019

WHERE: Lena Karmel Lodge rooftop garden, ANU WHEN: 6:00PM – 9:00PM Friday 1 November 2019 Join the Conservation Council ACT Region to celebrate our environment achievements as we announce the ACT Environment Award winners at our 2019 Spring Mingle. Connect with others...
We need to rethink plastics in the ACT

We need to rethink plastics in the ACT

The ACT Government is holding community and business information sessions on its proposal to tackle single-use plastics in the ACT. These sessions form part of the ACT government’s consultations on its Phasing out single-use plastics discussion paper. Although...
Contained cats are happier cats

Contained cats are happier cats

On 26 March 2019, the Conservation Council held an Environment Exchange on cat containment in the ACT. The Conservation Council’s holds the position that all of Canberra should have cat containment by 2025, with due consideration given to the protection of...