Mission: At the Capricorn Conservation Council (CCC), our mission is to protect and promote the sustainable management of Central Queensland’s environment. We strive to conserve the region’s biodiversity, advocate for effective environmental policies, and engage the community in conservation efforts.

Vision: Our vision is a thriving, resilient environment in Central Queensland where ecosystems are protected, biodiversity flourishes, and communities actively participate in environmental stewardship.


  • Preserve Biodiversity: Safeguard the biodiversity and ecological integrity of land, water, marine, and atmospheric ecosystems.
  • Promote Sustainable Development: Advocate for ecologically sustainable development to balance growth with environmental preservation.
  • Community Engagement: Foster a well-informed and proactive community engaged in environmental protection through education and participation.
  • Environmental Advocacy: Ensure the voices of Central Queensland communities are heard on environmental issues, providing assistance and advice as needed.
  • Strategic Partnerships: Develop partnerships and strategic alliances to achieve greater conservation outcomes and enhance environmental resilience.


  • Education: Raise awareness and educate the community about environmental issues and sustainable practices.
  • Advocacy: Influence environmental policies and practices through active advocacy and campaigning.
  • Collaboration: Work with local, state, and national organisations to achieve shared conservation goals.
  • Research: Conduct and support research to inform and improve conservation strategies and actions.


The Central Queensland environment faces significant pressures from mining, land clearing, agriculture, and industrial development. Our efforts are crucial in mitigating these impacts and ensuring the long-term health and sustainability of our natural landscapes and wildlife.

Join Us: Become a member or donate to support our mission. Together, we can make a difference in protecting Central Queensland’s unique environment for future generations.

By focusing on these key areas and engaging with the community, CCC aims to create a sustainable and resilient environment in Central Queensland.