BPN Member & Affiliated Groups

The Better Planning Network has more than 400 member and affiliated groups.  In addition BPN has individual members and hundreds of supporters.  Below is a list of groups that are part of the Better Planning Network as at June 2017.  

2011 Residents' Association

2127 Alliance

The 416 Group - www.lipworth.com.au/416group/416titlepage.htm

Action for Public Transport

Alexandria Residents Action Group - http://arag.org.au/  

Annandale Historical Society

Annandale Precinct Committee  

Araluen Valley Producers and Protectors of the Ecosystem Coalition

The Archbold Estate - Roseville

Association for Berowra Creek - www.associationforberowracreek.org.au/

Australian Association for Environmental Education (NSW Chapter) - www.aaeensw.org.au/  

Australian Coal Alliance - www.australiancoalalliance.com/  

Australian Conservation Foundation (Central Coast Branch)

Australian Conservation Foundation (Shoalhaven Branch)  

Australian Garden History Society (Sydney and Northern NSW Branch) - www.gardenhistorysociety.org.au/branches/sydney_&_nthn_nsw/  

Australian Plant Society - Macarthur Group

Australian Plants Society - Northern Beaches District Group

Australian Plants Society – Nowra - http://nowra.austplants.com.au/

Australian Plants Society – NSW - www.austplants-nsw.org.au/home.html

Australian Plants Society - SE NSW

Australians for Sustainable Development - http://afsd.org.au/

Avalon Beach Historical Society - http://avalonbeachhistory.com.au/index.htm

Avalon Preservation Association

Avoca Theatre Preservation Inc.

Ballina Environment Centre  

Balmain Association - www.balmainassociation.org.au/

Bankstown Bushland Society Inc - http://bankstownbushlandsociety.org/  

Bangalow Land and Rivercare Group - www.bangalowlandcare.org.au/

Barangaroo Action Group - www.barangarooaction.com.au/Default.htm

Barrington-Gloucester-Stroud Preservation Alliance - www.bgsp-alliance.asn.au/

Basin Villages Forum - http://basinvillagesforum.asn.au/

Bateau Bay - Shelly Beach Progress Association

Bathurst 2036 Heritage Action Network - http://heritagebathurst.com/

Bathurst Community Climate Action Network (BCCAN) - www.bccan.org.au/


Bawley Point & Kioloa Community Association - www.bawleykioloa.org.au/  

Bays Community Group Inc 

Bays Community Coalitio

Bellevue Hill Residents Action Group

Bellingen Environment Centre - http://bellingenenvironmentcentre.org.au/  

Bellingen Local Energy Sustainability System 

Belrose Open Space Corridor Association - http://isp.ans.com.au/~bosca/index.html

Belrose Rural Community Association Inc.

Berowra & District Community Association Inc. - www.bdca.berowra.info/htmls/Comment.html

Berrigan Conservation Group & Tidy Town Committee

The Berry Alliance - www.berryalliance.org.au/

Bilgola Preservation Society

Birding NSW - www.birdingnsw.org.au/

Blacktown and District Environment Group

Blacktown Residents Voice

Blackwall Historical Society Inc.

Blue Gum High Forest Group

Blue Mountains Association of Cultural Heritage Organisations Inc. - www.bluemountainsheritage.com.au/   

Blue Mountains Conservation Society - www.bluemountains.org.au/  

Boorowra & District Historical Society Inc.

Bronte and Tamarama Advancement Society

Brooklyn Community Association  

Brookvale Valley Community Group

Budjong Creek Landcare Group  

Bundeena Progress Association  

Bungawalbin Catchment Landcare Group - www.ourcommunity.com.au/directories/listing?id=10607

Burwood Community Voice - www.burwoodcommunityvoice.net/  

Byron Creek Landcare Group   

Byron Environment Centre - www.byronenvironmentcentre.asn.au/

Byron Residents' Group

Caldera Environment Centre - http://calderaenvironmentcentre.org/

Camden Community Alliance Inc. - https://www.facebook.com/Camden-Community-Alliance-Inc-1412589599049798/

Camden Residents' Action Group

Canterbury & District Historical Society

Capertee Valley Alliance Community Group - http://caperteevalleyalliance.blogspot.com/  

Carcoar Village Association

Careel Bay Residents Association

Castlecrag Conservation Society Inc. 

Catherine Hill Bay Progress Association - www.catherinehillbay.org.au/  

Centennial Park Residents' Association

Central & North Miranda Precinct Residents Association

Central West Environment Council  

Chippendale Residents Interest Group

The City of Liverpool & District Historical Society Inc.

Clarence Alliance Against CSG

Clarence Environment Centre - www.cec.org.au/ 

Clarence Valley Conservation Coalition Inc. - http://clarencevalleycc.blogspot.com.au/  

Clareville and Bilgola Plateau Residents Association - http://cabpra.wordpress.com/

The Clean Age Inc. - www.thecleanage.com.au/  

Climate Action Pittwater Inc. - www.climateactionpittwater.org.au/

Climate Action Now! Wingecaribbee - http://canwin.org.au/entry/

Climate Change Australia - Clarence

Climate Change Australia - Hastings 

Climate Change Balmain Rozelle - www.climatechangebr.org/  

Climate Justice Program - www.climatejustice.org.au

Climate Rescue of Wagga - www.crow.org.au/

Coal Point Progress Association & Land Care - http://coalpointprogress.blogspot.com.au/  

Coalition of Glebe Groups  

Coasters Retreat Association

Coastwatchers Association - www.coastwatchers.org.au/  

The Colo Committee  

The Colong Foundation for Wilderness - www.colongwilderness.org.au/  

Communities of the Congewai Catchment Inc.

Community Environment Network - www.cen.org.au/ 

Community Voice (Hornsby Shire) - www.communityvoice-hornsby.com.au  

Concerned Residents Action Group- Smalls Rd Playing Fields  

Conjola District Lakecare Association

Conservation of North Ocean Shores Inc.

Coogee Precinct - http://coogeeprecinct.com/

Cook Road Against Speed and Heavy Traffic

Cooks River Valley Association - www.crva.org.au/  

The Cooper Crescent Road Reserve Group

Correct Planning & Consultation for Mayfield Group - http://correctplanningandconsultationformayfieldgroup.webs.com/  

Council of Ultimo/Pyrmont Associations  

Crescent Head Residents and Ratepayers Association

Crown Land Our Land

CSG Free Byron Shire - www.csgfreebyronshire.org/

CSG Free Northern Rivers - www.csgfreenorthernrivers.org/

Cumberland Bird Observers Club

Curl Curl Lagoon Friends Inc. - www.curlcurllagoonfriends.org/

Darling Point Society Inc. - http://darlingpointsociety.com.au/

Darlinghurst Residents Action Group

Dee Why Residents Action Group

Double Bay Residents Association

Dubbo Field Naturalists & Conservation Society Inc. - www.dubbofieldnats.org.au/

Dudley Progress Association

Duffys Forest Residents Association Inc. - http://duffysforest.com/

Dural District Progress Association

East Sydney Neighbourhood Association Inc. - www.esna.org.au/

EcoNetwork - Port Stephens Inc. - www.econetworkps.org/  

Eco Transit Sydney Inc. - www.ecotransit.org.au/etsstatic/

Ellalong Residents Wetlands Protection Group Inc.

Empire Bay Progress Association 

Enfield/Croydon Park Residents Committee

Enmore Residents

Environmentally Concerned Citizens of Orange - www.eccoorange.org.au/

EnviTE Environment - www.envite.org.au/  

Epping Civic Trust - www.eppingcivictrust.org/  

Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome Committee Inc.

The Factory Community Centre - www.the-factory.org.au/ 

Fair Go - www.fairgo.org/  

Federation of Willoughby Progress Associations - https://fwpas.wordpress.com 

Forresters Bushrangers Community Group

Friends of Ashfield Pool

Friends of Berowra Valley Inc. - http://friendsberowravalley.org.au/index.html

Friends of Callan Park - www.callanpark.com/

Friends of Carlton United Site - http://focus.sitesuite.ws/

Friends of Currawong - www.friendsofcurrawong.com/  

Friends of Ewen Park

Friends of Fitzroy Gardens

Friends of Freshwater

Friends of the Greenway Inc. - www.friendsofthegreenway.org.au/

The Friends of Griffith House

Friends of Kelly’s Bush  

Friends of King Edward Park

Friends of the Koala Inc (Northern Rivers) - www.friendsofthekoala.org/  

Friends of Kuringai Environment - www.foke.org.au/

Friends of Linnwood 

Friends of Malabar Headland - http://malabarheadland.org.au/

Friends of Narrabeen Lagoon Catchment - www.narrabeenlagoon.org.au/index.htm

Friends of North Ryde - http://friendsofnorthryde.com/  

Friends of Oatley - www.friendsofoatley.com/  

The Friends of the Pilliga

Friends of Pymble

Friends of Quarantine Station - www.manlyquarantine.com/Title.html

Friends of the Randwick Literary Institute 

Friends of South West Rocks Association Inc  

Friends of Tumblebee - http://users.tpg.com.au/users/stevez/index.html  

Friends of Turramurra

Friends of White Bay

Frog and Tadpole Study Group of NSW - www.fats.org.au

Front Line Action on Coal - http://frontlineaction.wordpress.com/

Galston Area Residents Association Inc.  

Gladesville Residents for Appropriate Development 

The Glebe Society - www.glebesociety.org.au/  

Glebe Point Residents Group  

Glenwood Community Association Inc.

Gosford Waterfront Action Group  

Goulburn Field Naturalists Society - http://goulburnfns.wordpress.com/

Greater Western Sydney Heritage Action Group - www.facebook.com/pages/Greater-Western-Sydney-Heritage-Action-Group  

Granville Historical Society - www.granvillehistorical.org.au/  

Granville Residents Action Network - www.granvillensw2142.org

Grays Point Progress Association  

Green and Clean Awareness Team Byron Bay

Greenwich Community Association - www.greenwich.org.au/

Groundswell Agency Coalition 

Groundswell Gloucester Inc.

Grove St Residents Group

Gwandaland/Summerland Point Action Group Inc  

Habitat Association for the Arts & Enviroment

Harbour View Residents Group  

Hastings Birdwatchers - www.hastingsbirdwatchers.org.au/

Hastings Point Progress Association

Hawkesbury Environment Network - www.hen.org.au/  

Hawks Nest Tea Garden Progress Association

Headland Preservation Group Inc. - www.headlandpreservationgroup.org

Hill Road Reserve Action Group - www.hrractiongroup.com/

The Hills District Historical Society - https://sites.google.com/site/hillsdistricthistoricalsociety/

Hilltop Residents Action Group 

Holmesville Progress Association Inc

Hornsby Conservation Society Inc.

Hunter Communities Network

Hunter Community Environment Centre - www.hcec.org.au/

Hunter Environment Lobby  

The Hunters Hill Trust - http://huntershilltrust.org.au/

Huskisson Woollamia Community Voice Inc. - www.hwcv.org.au/  

Ingleside Residents Landcare Group

Inheritance Society Incorporated

Inner Sydney Regional Council for Social Development - www.innersydney.org.au/  

Inner West Environment Group

International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) - www.ifaw.org/australia

Ironstone Community Action Group

Jervis Bay Regional Alliance  

Jetty Action Group

Kalang Land and Environment Action Network

Kalang Progress Association

Kareela Community Precinct Association

Keerrong Gas Squad - www.keerronggassquad.org/

Kensington and West Kingsford Precinct

Kiama & District Historical Society Inc.

Kogarah Bay Progress Association

Kogarah Historical Society - http://kogarah.historicalsociety.com.au/

Kogarah Residents Association Inc - www.facebook.com/pages/Kogarah-Residents-Association-Incorporated/  

Koolewong, Point Clare and Tascott Progress Association Inc. - www.kpctpa.com/

Killcare Wagstaffe Trust - http://killcarewagstaffetrust.org.au/  

Ku-ring-gai Bat Conservation Society Inc.

Ku-ring-gai Preservation Trust Inc. - http://kpt.org.au/

Kurrajong Heights Action Group

Kyogle Group Against Gas

Lake Cathie Progress Association - www.lakecathiepa.com/

Lake Macquarie Climate Action - www.lmca.org.au/

Lake Wollumboola Protection Association Inc - www.wollumboola.org.au/

Lane Cove Bushland and Conservation Society Inc. - http://lanecovebushland.org.au/  

Lane Cove North Residents Association

Lane Cove Sustainability Action Group - http://lanecovesustainability.org/  

Lane Cove West Residents Association

Leppington Progress Association Inc.

Lewisham Dulwich Hill Community Action Group - http://lewishamdulwichhillcag.wordpress.com/

Lidcombe Heritage Group

Lithgow Environment Group Inc - www.lithgowenvironment.org/

Little River Landcare Group - www.littleriver-landcare.org.au/

Lock the Nambucca Valley - www.lockthenambuccavalley.com.au/

Lock the Tweed - www.lockthetweed.org

Lue Action Group - www.lueactiongroup.org/

Manilla Historical Society

Mannering Park Progress Association

Maroubra Beach Precinct Committee

Marrickville Heritage Society - http://marrickville-heritage.blogspot.com/

Maules Creek Community Council Inc.

The Meadowbank West Ryde Progress Association

Mid Western Community Action Network - www.midwesterncommunity.org.au/

Millthorpe Village Committee

Molonglo Catchment Group - www.molonglocatchment.com.au/

Mosman Parks and Bushland Association Inc. 

Mountain Districts Association Inc.

Moverly Precinct Committee

Mudcrabs Cooks River Eco Volunteers

Mudgee District Environment Group - www.mdeg.org.au/  

Mulgoa Valley Landcare Group Inc. - http://mulgoalandcare.org.au/  

Myall Koala and Enironmental Support Group

Naremburn Progress Association 

National Parks Association of NSW - www.npansw.org.au/  

National Parks Association (Coffs Harbour and Bellingen)

National Parks Association (Illawarra Branch)  

National Parks Association (Macarthur Branch) - http://branches.npansw.org.au/br-macarthur/

National Parks Association (Mid North Coast Branch)

National Parks Association (Southern Sydney Branch)

National Parks Association (Tamworth Namoi Branch)

Nature Conservation Council of NSW - www.nature.org.au/

Nepean District Historical Society - www.nepeanhistoricalsociety.org.au/  

Newport Residents Association

Newtown Erskinville Residents Committee

Nichols Street Community Group  

Nimbin Environment Centre - http://nimbinenvironmentcentre.com.au/online/

Norah Head Residents, Ratepayers and Coastcare Association Inc.

North Coast Environment Council - http://ncec.wordpress.com/  

North Cronulla and Woolooware Precint Committee

North East Forest Alliance - http://nefa.org.au/

North of Hornsby Residents Action Group

North Parramatta Residents Action Group (NPRAG) - www.nprag.org

North Turramurra Action Group

Northern Illawarra Residents Action Group

Northern Illawarra Sustainability Alliance - http://www.n-i-s-a.org/  

Northern Rivers Guardians Inc.

North Richmond & District Community Action Association - http://nrdcaa.blogspot.com.au/  

North Shore Climate Action - www.climatemovement.org.au/groups/north-shore-climate-action/  

No Port Enfield

No Tillegra Dam Group - http://notillegradam.com/  

NSW Wildlife Council Inc  

Oatley Flora & Fauna Conservation Society Inc. - http://off.oatleypark.com/

Osborne Park Progress Association - www.osbornepark.org/Progress/  

Otford Protection Society Inc. - www.otfordeco.com/otford-protection-society-inc.html

Our Future is the Natural World  

The Paddington Society - www.paddingtonsociety.org.au/  

Paddington-Darlinghurst Community Working Group  

Palerang Local Action Network for Sustainability Inc.

Parks and Playgrounds Movement Inc. - http://parksandplaygroundsmovement.blogspot.com.au/

ParraCAN - www.parracan.org/  

Parramatta & District Historical Society Inc. - www.hotkey.net.au/~parramattahistry/

Parramatta Female Factory Precinct (Parragirls) Association - www.parragirls.org.au/

Patonga Beach Progress Association

Pearl Beach Progress Association - http://pearlbeach.net.au/

Pennant Hills District Civic Trust - www.pennanthillscivictrust.com/

People for Pittwater - http://peopleforpittwater.org.au/

People Unite Surry Hills (PUSH) - http://peopleunitesurryhills.org/

Permablitz Bellingen - www.permablitz.net/component/contact/15-regional-groups/19-permablitz-bellingen 

Permaculture Australia College Inc - http://permaculture.com.au/online/

Permaculture North - www.permaculturenorth.org.au/  

Pikapene & Cherry Tree Environment Centre Inc  

Pittwater Environmental Foundation - www.pittwaterenvironmentalfoundation.org.au/

Pittwater Natural Heritage Association - http://pnha.org.au/actions-projects/

Potts Point and Kings Cross Heritage Conservation Society  

Prospect Heritage Trust Inc. - www.prospectheritagetrust.org.au/index.html

Prospect Residents Action Group

Pymble Action Group for the Envrionment

Pyrmont Action Inc - www.pyrmontaction.org.au/  

Pyrmont Community Group  

Queanbeyan Landcare

Red Head Villages Association Inc. - www.rhva.org.au/

Redgum Bushland Committee - www.facebook.com/redgum.bushlandcommittee  

REDWatch - www.redwatch.org.au/  

Regents Park Community Action Network

Rescue Bondi

Residents Acting in Darlington's Defence  

Residents Action Group for Auburn Area - www.ragaa.org/    

Residents Against Polluting Stacks - http://savewollicreek.8m.com/

Residents and Shopkeepers for Appropriate Development - http://rasad.org.au/  

Residents First Woollahra - www.residentsfirst.org/  

Richmond Valley Group Against Gas

Rivers SOS - http://riverssos.org.au/  

Robertson Environmental Protection Society Inc. - www.reps.org.au/index.htm

Rockdale District Heritage Association  

Rockdale Fifth Ward Residents and Ratepayers Progress Association  

Rockdale Residents Unite!

Rockdale Second Ward Progress Association

Rockdale Second Ward Residents Group

Rocky Plains Progress Association

Royal Australian Historical Society - www.rahs.org.au/

Rozelle Iron Cove Precinct Committee

Running Stream Water Users Association Inc. - www.runningstream.org.au/  

Ryde Community Alliance - http://rydecommunityalliance.org/  

Ryde Environment Group  

Ryde Hunters Hill Flora and Fauna Society - http://rydehhffps.org.au/  

Save Ashfield Park

Save Bronte

Save Epping's Forest Park - http://saveforestpark.ebiselected.com/  

Save Hoskins Park

Save Hunters Hill Municipality Coalition - www.savehuntershill.org

Save Leamington Avenue

Save Little Manly Beach Foreshore Inc.

Save Manly Dam Catchment Committee - http://isp.ans.com.au/~kenhiggs/manlydam/  

Save North Coast Nature - www.northcoastnature.org.au/  

Save our Foreshores

Save our Macleay River

Save our Recharge Environment - http://sore.net.au/

Save our Strathfield

Save Our Suburbs - http://sos.org.au/  

Save our Rail NSW Inc, (Lower Hunter and Maitland Branch) - http://saveourrail.org.au/

Save our Shire

Save Pittwater

Save West Bondi Junction

Scenic Hills Association of South West Sydney - www.scenichills.org.au/  

Snails Bay Residents Action Group

South Paddington Community Group Inc.

Friends of Erskineville - www.erskinevillevillage.org/  

The South Ward Action Group

The Spring Gully Protection Group - www.springgully.org/

Saving Sydneys Trees Inc. - www.savingsydneystrees.org.au

Springfield Residents Association  

South East Region Conservation Alliance Inc. - www.serca.org.au/

St Leondards Residents Network

Suffolk Park Progress Association

The Sunrise Project - www.sunriseproject.org.au

Sustainable Development for Milperra

Sustainable Living Armidale - A Transition Initiative - http://slaati.org/

STEP Inc - http://www.step.org.au/  

St George Historical Society  

St Leonards Residents Network  

St Ives Progress Association Inc.

St Peters Cooks River History Group - http://stpeterscooksriverhistory.wordpress.com/

Stockton Community Action Group  

Stop CSG Sydney

Stringybark Creek Residents Association - http://sbcra.org.au/  

Sustainable City (Coffs Harbour) Inc - www.sustainablecity.org.au/  

Sustainable Population Australia Inc (NSW Branch)  

Sutherland Shire Environment Centre - www.ssec.org.au/  

Terrigal Area Residents Association Inc.  

Terry Hills Progress Association

Thornleigh Neighbourhood Residents Group  

The Friends of Erskineville Inc.

The Friends of Linnwood Inc. 

The Glebe Society - www.glebesociety.org.au/  

The Haberfield Association Inc. - www.haberfield.asn.au/

The Paddington Society - http://www.paddingtonsociety.org.au/

The Redfern Society - www.theredfernsociety.com.au/

Throsby Villages Alliance - https://sites.google.com/site/throsbyvillagesalliance/home  

Tomaree Residents and Ratepayers Association Inc - http://trra.com.au/  

Tomerong Community Forum - www.tomerong.com/tomerong-community-forum.html

Total Environment Centre - http://tec.org.au/  

Transform Australia - http://transform-australia.net/  

Transition Parramatta - www.transitionsydney.org.au/tsgroup/transition-parramatta

Transport Action Central Coast

Tuross Lakes Preservation Group Inc - www.turosshead.org/  

Ulladulla and Districts Community Forum Inc. - www.ulladullaforum.com.au/  

Upper Hunter Waterkeepers Alliance

Valley Watch Inc.  

Vaucluse Progress Association

Vincentia Ratepayers and Residents Association Inc - www.vrra.org.au/  

Voice of Wallalong and Woodville www.wallalong.org/

Voterland - www.voterland.org/  

Walalba Society

Wahroonga West-Side Residents' Group Inc.

Wallerah Peninsula Alliance  

Walter Burley Griffin Society Inc. - www.griffinsociety.org/index.html

Wamberal Action Group  

Wamberal Lagoon Conservation Alliance  

Wando Conservation and Cultural Centre

Warriewood Residents Association

Wauchope Progress Association

Waterfall Sports, Social & Progress Association Ltd.

Watsons Bay Association - www.watsonsbayassociation.org/

WestCon Community Action Groups

West Menai Action Group - www.ssec.org.au/ridgeaction/  

West Lindfield/Killara Residents Group  

West Pennant Hills Valley Progress Association

West Pittwater Community Association

West Wallsend District Heritage Group Inc.

Western Sydney Conservation Alliance - www.wsca.org.au/  

Whitebridge Community Alliance

The Wilderness Society Newcastle Inc.  

The Wilderness Society Sydney Inc.  

Wildlife SOS - www.wildlifesos.org.au/  

Willoughby Environment Protection Association - http://wepa.org.au/  

Willoughby District Historical Society

Wolli Creek Preservation Society - www.wollicreek.org.au/  

Wollombi Valley Tidy Towns

Wollongong Climate Action Network - http://wcan.org.au/

Wollongong Neighbourhood Forum 5

Wolseley/Treatts Roads Resident Action Group

Wybong Action Group

Wyong Shire Ratepayers and Residents Association Inc.

Yamba Climate Action Network - www.climatemovement.org.au/groups/yambacan/ and http://www.climatemovement.org.au/groups/central-coast-climate-action/