The Wild Mountains Trust is an independent, community focussed, non-profit organisation providing leadership in environmental education and conservation.

The Trust has acquired land south of Rathdowney adjoining the World Heritage Border Ranges National Park for a nature reserve and venue for education. On this magnificent site a world class Centre is being built. Here, using the unique purpose-built residential facility, quality experiential environmental education for the whole community will be provided.

In subtropical and eucalypt forests participants will have the opportunity to discover an amazing natural world. At the same time Wild Mountains can reinforce its educational programs with examples of renewable power generation.

Recent News

Monday, March 30, 2015

A message of thanks from the griffith internship crew(30/03/15).

A huge thank you to Richard, Susan, Justin, Lizz, and the other Wild Mountains volunteers for sharing their knowledge and life’s passion with Community Internship students from Griffith University at the 28 – 29 March volunteer weekend. From lantana bashing to tree planting, we spent Saturday exploring the beautiful and tranquil Camp Creek. The heavens opened in the afternoon – as if on command – and helped to water all the newly planted trees!


Monday, March 30, 2015

I don't know how to start to tell you about the weekend Wild Mountains lost solar power...should we cancell this weekends VW (volunteer weekend)? But I think Sarah with her reflections on the weekend tells it well...

Reflection by Sarah McPherson, Griffith University Student (30/03/15)

“I want to tell you about my weekend; it was unlike any other.

On the weekend I went on an adventure.

I travelled to an enchanting place, ventured deep into a forest and reconnected with nature.

I overcame challenges and I conquered fears.

I nurtured nature, cared for others and began my own journey of personal healing.

I met new people from all walks of life.

I learnt new skills and tested my current abilities.

I hiked...

Monday, March 30, 2015

 Last Sunday we settled in  for our AGM/GM to wrap up our March Volunteer Weekend (VW). It was great to have so many people passionate for the work Wild Mountains does in one place.

They included: Richard Barakat, Liz Cameron, George Domey, Jacinta Dowe, Rick Gillow, John Griffin, Ben Hall, Justin Hills, Lizz Hills, Dominilk Kasi, Dorotea Levantino, Gilbert Louttit, Sarah McPherson, Joan McVilly, Natasha Mathenge, Shane Moody, Lydia Murphy, Rob Peagram, Rob Price, Luke Reade, George Reinhardt, Chris Roberts, Lynn Roberts, Tim Roberts, Giusse Sapienza, Emma Scragg, Emma Wical, Richard Zoomers, Susan Zoomers.

The AGM, after a  discussion on finances this year saw the re-election of the...