Our Charter

Cape Conservation Group is a community based, not for profit organisation whose charter is:

“To protect and preserve the North West Cape, now and for future generations”.


Our objectives are to:


  • actively conserve the natural environment of the North West Cape and surrounding areas
  • be informed about and contribute to development proposals to ensure they are sustainable and do not negatively impact the natural environment;
  • generate public awareness about the value of the wilderness values of the North West Cape and surrounding area;
  • develop and promote stewardship for the natural environment;
  • encourage research into environmental issues in the area
  • develop working partnerships to meet our objectives
  • encourage sustainability measures to minimise the local and global footprint of individuals, organisations and commerce on the NW Cape and surrounding area.


Conservation Awards

Cape Conservation Group has won three conservation awards:


  • National Landcare Coastcare Award, 2003 – Conservation and Land Management Coastal and Marine Award (for the Ningaloo Turtle Program)
  • State Coastwest Award, 2003 (for the Ningaloo Turtle Program)
  • Len Howard Community Group Conservation Award 2009 (In recognition of an outstanding commitment and dedication to promoting environmental awareness and protecting Western Australia’s natural heritage).

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