The Northern Beaches is lucky to have a diverse range of plants. Unfortunately, some of these species are in danger of extinction. Find out about what grows well on the Northern Beaches, what’s listed as a threatened species and how you can help preserve native plants in our community by planting your own native garden.

Native planting guide

A guide on local native plants and other suitable tree species for your ward.


Native plant profiles

View the diverse range of native plants that grow on the Northern Beaches.


Native gardening

The Northern Beaches is the perfect environment for a native garden. Native plants provide food, protection and water for our...


Threatened plants and trees

Australia is home to many species unique to this country but many of our plants and trees are threatened.