Coolum District Coast Care group aims to protect and conserve the natural values of the coastal area between Sth Peregian and Mudjimba. We actively encourage the preservation of the areas biodiversity incorporating the participation of the community and governing bodies. The Coolum District is an area rich in flora and fauna species. There are 90 bird species, many butterfly species including the Richmond Birdwing. There are many areas of significant vegetation. The rockyforeshores have a rich diversity of littoral plants and animals. As a community group we aim keep these ecosystems intact for future generations. We are an active "doing" group.