Queensland Trust for Nature

Investing in Queensland’s biodiversity

The Queensland Trust for Nature (QTFN) is an independent not-for-profit organisation working to achieve enduring conservation outcomes on privately-owned land.

We focus on protection and restoration of ecologically important areas and critical wildlife corridors. Our Trust Deed confirms our principal purpose as the protection and enhancement of Queensland’s natural environment. We also prioritise the provision of information, education and research on Queensland’s natural environment.

Our Work

Revolving Fund

Recycling dollars by purchasing, protecting and reselling land

Nature Refuge Covenants

Permanently safeguarding biodiversity on privately owned land

Offsets With Outcomes

Delivering offsets that support the enduring survival of koalas

Productive Landscapes

Achieving harmony between productive and natural landscapes

Working With Landholders

We work with people on the ground and in the know every day

Partnering To Protect

Working together to create enduring biodiversity corridors

Learning And Teaching

Growing passion and understanding of Queensland’s biodiversity

Our Team

Our Staff

Let us introduce our dedicated, talented and diverse team at QTFN

Our Trustees

This experienced group drives our top-level strategic decisions

Funds Management Committee

Appointed by our trustees to advise on the administration of the Fund


Our energetic volunteers work with us to connect and protect biodiversity

Project Partners

Collaborations are key to the success of our hands-on conservation work

Business Partners

Support from businesses ensure we can continue our critical work

Education Partners

Growing passionate understanding of the importance of unique biodiversity

Our Places


A working cattle station for over fifty years

Koala Crossing

Protecting an Aussie icon

Lot 66

Cassowary corridor

For Sale

Buying protected land safeguards conservation

Other Projects

Everything we do at QTFN protects Queensland’s natural places

Southern Great Barrier Reef

Avoid Island: QTFN’s protected island

Latest on Social Media

2 days ago

Build a little air bee n bee this weekend! Our native bees are extremely important for pollination, just like introduced European honey bees. There are over 1600 species of native bees in Australia and most species are solitary 🐝🐝 ... + Read More- Read Less

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1 week ago

Great news for Noosa’s biodiversity and koalas - Noosa Council, along with the State Government and Noosa Parks Association, is purchasing 2,400 hectares of timber plantation land between Tewantin, Cooroy, Pomona and Boreen Point, to create an impressive green corridor that will stretch across the region.

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Koala numbers are at critical levels but there's new hope, with nearly 2,500 hectares of habitat acquired at Noosa.


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