Entries by Kate Vitnell

Sand Management Working Group

The Sand Management Working Group has now been re-established! The Working Group was previously established in 2007 to provide advice, direction and assistance to advance the application of broad scale regional beach nourishment program(s) in Sydney. In 2019, it was identified that key issues faced by councils in regard to coastal erosion was still of […]

Connected Corridors for Biodiversity

Updates to the Habitat Corridor Map have now been made for 2020!   The map is just one of the tools developed for the Connected Corridors for Biodiversity Program (CCB) which aims to assist Councils to facilitate increased habitat connectivity across the highly urbanized project area, to thereby increase resilience of biodiversity to climate change […]

New Grant for Bushfire Affected Coastal Waterways

The NSW Government recently announced a one off-funding stream under the Coastal and Estuary Grants Program to enable local councils to implement urgent actions to minimise and mitigate the impacts of the bushfires on sensitive estuary and coastal ecosystems.   There is $5 million available for bushfire affected coastal waterways and the grants are available […]

SCCG Strategic Plan 2019-2020

Sydney Coastal Councils Group is proud to present the SCCG Strategic Plan 2019-2019. This document consists of a new vision and sets our six goals which set to provide value for members and enhance and protect the coastal and estuarine environment. This Strategic Plan was developed to align with key strategic documents developed by our […]