Local bushcare groups win Green Heart Awards

We congratulate two of our Member Groups for their Australia Day 2016 Lord Mayor’s Green Heart Awards!

Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk presenting the Green Heart Awards to Margaret

Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk presenting the Green Heart Award to Margaret Buchanan

We’re very proud that both of this year’s brisbane-wide Green Heart Award winners are in the Bulimba Creek Catchment.

Lord Mayor’s Green Heart Award

Margaret Buchanan


In recognition of Margaret’s involvement and devotion as a foundation member of the Brandon Road Bushcare Group (Runcorn).

This bushcare group is part of Brisbane City Council’s Habitat Brisbane program.


MEG Group - Green Heart Awards

Michael J Fox, Sigrid Dobson & Laurie Deacon

Lord Mayor’s Green Heart Award

Mt Gravatt Environment Group


In recognition of the group’s dedication to the Mt Gravatt area which has seen the rehabilitation of Fox Gully into a vibrant wildlife corridor, and has also enabled the implementation of many flora and fauna projects within the local community.


The Lord Mayor’s Australia Day Awards recognises individuals, groups and events who have made a significant contribution to their local community in a voluntary capacity.

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