About Stand Up For Nature

Stand Up For Nature is an alliance of conservation groups dedicated to improving protection for nature in NSW. Member groups include:  


We are committed to protecting nature in NSW and are actively encouraging the NSW government to do what is necessary to stop wildlife extinctions and loss of our bushland.

A New Deal For Nature

In September 2015, we launched our vision for a New Deal For Nature, which includes these top 10 requirements.   

  1. Legislate a clear commitment to improving outcomes for nature 
  2. Create a level playing field for all development
  3. Ensure important habitat is off limits to development
  4. Strengthen biodiversity offsetting rules
  5. Invest in reliable and timely vegetation mapping
  6. Close the loopholes that allow under-the-radar clearing
  7. Ensure clear requirements for regional planning
  8. Invest in private land conservation
  9. Ensure there is rigorous monitoring, compliance and enforcement
  10. Provide sufficient resources to About Us do the job properly

Download the full report here.