Welcome to the Blue Mountains World
The Blue Mountains World Heritage Institute is an independent, not-for-profit organisation with tax-deductible gift recipient status.
Our Mission is to broker and facilitate research and community engagement that supports conservation and management of the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area.
Interested in supporting our work? The Circle is an an initiative that enables special access to research, researchers, and events unavailable to the general public.
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We acknowledge the Dharug, Gundungurra, Wanaruah, Wiradjuri, Darkinjung and Tharawal Nations as the traditional owners of the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area.
News & Events
A Low Carbon Tourism Forum was held from 5:00 – 6:30pm on Tuesday March 18th, 2014 at the Cultural Centre, Katoomba. Please get there at 4:45pm for a 5:00pm sharp start. This is your chance to learn more about the project and hear from businesses who are working at improving sustainability, reducing their carbon and cutting costs. Representatives of the Australian Low Carbon Living Cooperative Research Centre (www.lowcarbonlivingcrc.com.au), BMCC, BMLOT and other experts will be in attendance. Read More
Volunteers needed: Dingo research
I’m conducting my PhD research on the behavioural ecology of dingoes and dingo induced trophic cascades in the GBMWHA National Parks and I always need volunteers.
The research will be looking at the effects that dingoes have on other species in the GBMWHA with a particular focus on predator interactions >> Read More