Your Backyard


Growing Herbs

In this section you can find


Plants and Trees

What can you prune? What can you remove? What should you plant? Find out here.
Birds Nest

Creating a Native Garden

Bring wildlife into your garden by creating a natural sanctuary that provides food, protection, nesting sites and water.

Backyard Creatures

Possum in your roof? This page will show how to live in harmony with our native animals.


Dispose of your food waste and create a wonderful natural fertiliser for your garden.
Backyard pool

Pool Safety

Don’t take chances with safety around the pool. Click here to learn about new swimming pool laws and pool registration.
Nature Watch Week

Citizen Science

Warringah Council is excited to be running our first ever Citizen Science program, called Nature Watch Week. Nature Watch Week Become a scientist for...