Our funding is derived from government research grants, benefaction, sponsorship, fees for services and from the annual contributions of our member organisations. If you would like to make a tax-deductible donation to the Blue Mountains World Heritage Institute, please visit our online donations page.

Current Members

  • Blue Mountains City Council

  • NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service


  • Australian Museum

  • Blue Mountains City Council

  • Botanic Gardens Trust, NSW Department of Environment & Climate Change (DECC)

  • Parks and Wildlife Group, DECC

  • Sydney Catchment Authority

  • University of New South Wales

  • University of Sydney

  • University of Western Sydney

  • University of Technology, Sydney


The Blue Mountains World Heritage Institute is a Company Limited By Guarantee regulated by ASIC and the Corporations Act (2001). The Institute is listed on the Government Register of Environmental Organisations, giving it tax-deductibility status.

Each member organisation pays a membership fee to the Institute and is entitled to nominate one representative as a director on the board.

ANNUAL REPORT 2017 - 2018

Click here to view our most recent annual report.


Click here for our ACNC financial statement.