The Wilston Group was recently asked by the Sunshine Coast Environment Council (SCEC) to conduct a review of the draft Sunshine Coast Waste Strategy to assist SCEC in the preparation of a submission on the strategy. The review identified a number of major actions required to deliver a strategy that would deliver on Sunshine Coast Councils […]
The Wilston Group has responded to the draft Agriculture Strategy for Queensland recommending a broader approach to ‘production value’ and a ‘closed loop’ sustainable farming model.
The draft Single State Planning Policy fails to adequately grasp what a ‘State Interest’ and ‘the public interest’ actually are.
The Wilston Group has reviewed the draft 30 year water strategy. Some of the elements of the strategy are endorsed but it finds that much fails to take advantage of developments in technology and management practices which would enable a much more sustainable approach incorporating total water cycle management.
The Wilston Group is an independent group of Queensland practitioners concerned with advancing solutions to liveability, economic sustainability and the long term health of the Queensland environment. It comprises thought leaders from across the spectrum of natural resource management, urban planning and design, agriculture, ecology and economics. The Wilston Group was established to provide a forum to […]