At the Blue Mountains World Heritage Institute, we work to conserve the natural wonders of the Greater Blue Mountains Area and support its World Heritage values.
Extreme bushfires, habitat loss and species extinction threaten the unique ecosystems of the World Heritage listed Greater Blue Mountains Area.
We work with local communities, universities, and government agencies to monitor and respond to these threats, developing innovative solutions for the complex challenges of conservation and sustainable living.
We acknowledge the Dharug, Gundungurra, Wanaruah, Wiradjuri, Darkinjung and Tharawal language groups as the traditional owners of the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area.
MANAGING BUSHFIRE RISK
Fire Stories: A Lesson in Time is a documentary about Blue Mountains bushfire risk and how to manage it. Learn More →
TRAINING & EDUCATION
We work with schools, tourism staff, universities and postgraduate research students. Learn with us →
REDUCING OUR CARBON FOOTPRINT
Low Carbon Living connects residents, visitors and businesses who want to reduce their carbon footprint. Find Out How →
COLLABORATION & CONSULTANCIES
Our consultancy work focuses on threatened ecosystems across Australasia, China and the Pacific region. Project information →