Winner 2010 WA Environment Award Biodiversity Conservation for the Turtle Monitoring Program
Winner 2010 WA Waste Authority Waste Awards Category: Community Recycling Initiative
The Care for Hedland Environmental Association is actively involved in raising awareness, as well as catering for environmental and sustainability needs of the township.
This is achieved through delivering a diverse range of conservation-based volunteer programs and activities for the Hedland community, which are suitable for all ages and levels of commitment.
The Association acts as an effective conduit for the communication of environmental and sustainability information into the community and provides a forum whereby business, industry, government and community can discuss barriers, opportunities and solutions to sustainable development for Hedland and the Pilbara.
Bring ideas/feedback to government and other bodies on environmental/sustainability issues
Assess and prioritise current and future environmental/sustainability issues
Ascertain public perception of responsible bodies’ efforts in environmental management
Assist awareness raising of environmental/sustainability issues
Build a partnership between the community, business/industries and government agencies for the management of environmental/sustainability issues
2nd Monday of each month 6.00pm to 7.30pm
Lotteries House conference room, South Hedland.