Annual Information Statement 2013

Legal Name
B4C-Bulimba Creek Catchment Co-Ordinating Committee

Section A: Charity Information

Charity has a financial year ending 30 June
Financial year ends
Information Unavailable
Charity size
Purposes of charity
Other: Our purpose is managing, protecting and enhancing the natural environment. We have onground projects as well as networking, co-ordinating, supporting and assisting local environmental, conservation and community groups, and through organising education activities, to increase knowledge and expertise.
Basic Religious Charity
Charity is part of an approved ACNC reporting group

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2013 reporting period
Main activity
Environmental activities
General activities
  • Animal protection
  • Environmental activities
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
1. We organised monthly workshops for the general public, where guest speakers presented on topics related to the environment, sustainability, or healthy living (12 events, approx 25 people each time). 2. We organised many events where the community was invited to participate in tree planting, weed clearing, plant identification, clean up events (approx. 15 events, 300+ people).3. We funded volunteers to attend conferences and workshops to learn more about the environment and share their learnings with others.4. On a weekly basis, we offer opportunites for people to volunteer in our community nursery, community gardens or in the field, to learn more about plants and looking after the environment (approx 30 people weekly).5. We host volunteers from universities and employment agencies, to assist them in learning new skills that can be used now and in the future (approx 50 people per year).6. Our 15 volunteer bushcare groups looked after various areas of Council bushland, with approximately 200 volunteers participating each month.7. We take tours of students and international visitors to explain the work we do and the importance of looking after the environment (approx 7 schools & 5 tours, approx 500 people).
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2013 reporting period
  • Children
  • Elderly people
  • General community within Australia
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • People with disabilities
  • Unemployed persons
  • Women
  • Young people

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2013 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 3
  • Part time employees: 7
  • Volunteers: 200
Where the charity operated during the 2013 reporting period

Section D: Reporting and regulatory obligations (This section is optional)

State or territory charity had non-corporate reporting obligations to
Approximate hours spent reporting by paid staff
Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers
Total hours spent reporting

Section E: Financial information provided voluntarily

2013 Financial report
Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.