Draft Biodiversity Plan

Submissions closed on 09 November 2016, 11:59 PM

201611 - HYS - MREC - Biodiversity

The Draft Biodiversity Plan provides a comprehensive framework to assist in the management, enhancement and protection of natural areas and biodiversity across Ryde.

The Draft Plan includes guiding principles and proposed strategies to protect and maintain Ryde’s natural areas identifying ways to manage and enhance them sustainably in the future. The Draft Plan assesses and ranks the conservation value of its natural areas and makes recommendations on ways to enhance biodiversity, improve natural areas and encourage their access and usage.

Specific measures include actions to protect and manage native vegetation, restore waterways and surrounds, link landscaping, promoting biodiversity and community interaction and protecting biodiversity in the urban landscape.

Hard Copies of the Plan

Copies are also available to be viewed at:

  • Customer Service Centre
    1 Pope Street, Ryde
    (Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 4.30pm)
  • North Ryde Office Reception
    Level 1, Building 0, 3 Richardson Place, North Ryde
    (Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 4.30pm)
  • All CIty of Ryde Libraries
    (during branch hours)


Submissions can be made online (using the online form below), by e-mail or post.

Written submissions must be clearly marked as ‘Draft Biodiversity Plan' and will be received up until Wednesday, 9 November 2016. They can be sent to:

Online Submission
The online submission has closed. 

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