Welcome to the Noosa Coastcare website – Home of Marcus Beach Bushcare Association

 

The MBBA is a group of people interested in preserving and repairing the local natural environment. Anyone can join.

Our aims:
  • To protect and conserve the natural values of the Marcus Beach area and adjacent bushland reserves
  • To support the preservation of the area’s bio-diversity
  • To encourage active participation of the community, natural resource managers and governing bodies in the above

activities

You don’t need to be a member to participate in our working bees. If you’d like to help, sign up to our newsletter, contact us via email at info@mbba.org.au or just turn up at one of the places shown below. Wear a hat, covered shoes and suitable clothing. Each session usually lasts about two hours.

Our weeding/planting sessions
 
Marcus section National Park – first Thursday of each month
Next session: 6 May at the National Park sign, Mahogany Drive at 7 am.
Peregian Creek first and third Saturdays of each month
Next session: 17 April, Beach Access 49 at 7:30 am.
Marcus Beach – second Saturday of each month
Next session: 10 April, site Beach Access 45 Planting tubestock at 7.30 am.
Castaways Beach – fourth Saturday of each month (rotating site)
Next session:   24th April at BA44 next to Noosa Dunes, 7am
Sunrise Beach – information at www.ilovesunrisebeach.org
Next session:  Saturday 17 April, Beach Access 37, 8am 
Our partner organisations
Peregian Beach Community Association ( PBCA) weeding team operates along the Beach Accesses from 59-67 (Peregian Park to Pitta St). We meet 7.30-9.30am on Thursdays at designated sites along the strip. Tools are supplied. Interested people are always most welcome! Contact Rochelle Gooch on 0458 482 666.
 
Our interpretive walks

MBBA, wbrochure-map2ith the assistance of the Noosa Council, has set up two signed interpretive walks through the foreshore reserves. One is at Beach Access 47, Marcus Beach, and the other at Beach Access 49, Peregian Creek. You can download leaflets describing each of the walks here.

 

Areas we cover