"Raising awareness on the most pressing environmental issues of our time is more important than ever."

Leonardo DiCaprio

Formed in 1976, we are the peak umbrella environment group in northern NSW. We cover the area from the Hunter to the Tweed and west to the New England Highway. We also actively support other campaigns further afield. We receive no government funding and have no paid staff or central office. Our members and office-bearers work around the region, often travelling large distances to assist others as we organise in our defence of the environment and the communities it sustains. 

Follow the links below to learn more about the North Coast environment through the NCEC and the different individuals and groups who live here.  There are some amazing stories being told everyday relating to our natural world and we'll try our best to bring you up to date with all the latest in what's happening on the North Coast.

About NCEC


Find information about our upcoming events. (Events)

NCEC Member Groups

The prime objective of the NCEC is to promote the cause of conservation and work for the better conservation of the North Coast of NSW.  The NCEC is comprised of individual and group members who agree to the rules of the NCEC.  Click here to see the list of current NCEC members and to find links to their organisation websites or social media pages. (NCEC Members)

Media Releases

The NCEC brings attention to current issues impacting the environment on the North Coast of NSW. (Media Releases)


We rely on donations and the efforts of our members and volunteers, to remain effective. If you would like to make a tax deductible donation to assist us with our work, we guarantee plenty of bang for your buck. (Donate)



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