Promoting positive outcomes in the heart of the Daintree Rainforest via education and a goal of planting 500,000 trees globally by 2030.
“The best time to plant a tree is twenty years ago. The second best time is now.”
- Chinese Proverb
trees planted to date: 14,654
Australia: 12,712 Tanzania: 1932
CO2 sequestered in Australia: 1312.11 tonnes
Turn old bottles and cans into rainforest. Use the number on the left at approved drop off centres in Queensland and Western Australia to donate your 10c refund eligible drinks containers to Daintree Life rainforest revegetation.
Working in conjunction with Douglas Shire Council, various stakeholders and private landowners, our aims are to identify key areas of land for suitable revegetation to promote positive outcomes for the Daintree ecosystem and the broader environment, expand the tourism experience, and help the local economy.
We are currently working on clearing a large area of introduced bramble to plant hundreds of memorial rainforest trees. Pictured here are our mayor and 5 local police officers who planted 140 trees in honour of Sen. Constable David Masters and others who lost their lives in the line of duty. To find out more about memorial plantings, click below
Here in tropical north Queensland it is birthing time for our endangered Spectacled Flying-foxes, which means orphans come into our care. Although raising them is relatively easy, it can be a costly process. You can help by donating to sponsor a baby. Clicking the donate button below will take you to our Wildlife Care page.
“Daintree Life would like to acknowledge the Eastern Kuku Yalanji people who are the Traditional Custodians of this land. We would also like to pay respect to the Elders both past and present, and extend that respect to other Aboriginal people present.
Creating a better environment - 500,000 trees by 2030