UTS Kuring-gai Campus Bushland Management

UTS Kuring-gai Campus Bushland Management, Lindfield

University of Technology
Environmental Consulting, Land Management & Rehabilitation, Eco Construction


In 2009, Southern Habitat was engaged by UTS to consult and implement bushland management works to assist in the Deed of Transfer of UTS land in Kuring-gai campus to DECC, with remaining UTS land allocated for residential development.


Since 2010, our works included:

  • Preparation of a detailed works methodology, works program, performance criteria and project costings for bushland management of both the bushland interface and the walking track/fire trail
  • Conduct extensive weed species audit and establish baseline data
  • Implementation of primary works using our recommended weed control methodologies to ensure satisfactory control, suppression and eradication of identified weeds
  • Establishment of an Asset Protection Zone
  • Removal of large trees within immediate confines of sewer trench
  • Soil erosion and protection
  • Brush matting to reinstate organic matter and soil cover
  • Revegetation
  • Implementation of a 5-year maintenance program using recommended secondary weed treatment methodologies
  • Reporting & Monitoring

Swimmable garden ponds making a splash in the suburbs https://t.co/OmyzrLw6Jk
Just amazing! https://t.co/xpy9xvT2uB
A reminder of the vital role of trees in keeping our cities cool, power bills down and residents healthy https://t.co/rvy60zLlo9
Why we love trees! https://t.co/JYAvvSVFl7
Fantastic to see this - well done Five Islands, and well done Aaron! https://t.co/HnMfCBgII5
Australia's entry in the current Venice Architecture Biennale - 'Repair' a living installation featuring 65 endangeā€¦ https://t.co/1XhdYvWsRY
Check out this impressive before and after pics of bank stabilisation works at Gwawley Creek, Sylvania...great job team!
Tuesday Fun Fact - where the term 'tree-hugger' really originated from. https://t.co/kPcKYMm9aI