Biodiversity Development Assessment Reports (BDAR) -Why do I need one?

You’ve decided to add extra rooms to your home, build a pool or construct a driveway on your land. You’ve submitted the DA to council however you’ve found out you will need to submit a Biodiversity development assessment report (BDAR), but what is a BDAR and why does it apply to your development application?

TBE – helping to pave the way

HammondCare’s long-term vision for the Greenwich Health Campus is one step closer following lodgement of the project’s Environmental Impact Statement.

Book Strategic Meetings online

Travers bushfire and ecology offer video meetings to provide you with timely advice for your next project. Our aim is to get an understanding of your key issues and your ultimate outcome from the very beginning. We will give you our full attention and you will walk away with a plan and in-depth advice to help assist […]

Fuel Management Plans

CASE STUDY RSL Lifecare facilities – coastal NSW January to June 2021 Fuel management plans prepared & budgets allocated Across RSL Lifecare facilities, TBE undertook fuel management inspections of all ageing buildings and reviewed development approvals. Including: Fuel management plans to prioritise and direct external APZ fuel reduction works. Significantly improving bushfire risks even in the newest […]

Emergency APZ Compliance Works

CASE STUDY RSL Lifecare – Anzac Village Narrabeen February 2019 – 2020 Bushfire Season Emergency Fuel Reduction during 2019-2020 Bushfires! Travers bushfire and ecology (TBE) was engaged to undertake a rapid review of the status of all approved APZ’s and to immediately implement a staged action plan in case of an imminent bushfire attack. With the […]

Bushfire ‘hardening’ works and ember protection

CASE STUDY RSL LIFECARE SITES – COASTAL NSW October 2021 – December 2021 Building ‘hardening’ works implemented across high-risk buildings throughout NSW! Travers bushfire & ecology (TBE) undertook a review of the key weaknesses of selected buildings that were at risk from bushfire attack.  Whilst some buildings were approved prior to Planning for Bushfire Protection […]

Emergency storm damaged tree works

CASE STUDY RSL Lifecare – Anzac Village Narrabeen January to June 2021 TBE Emergency Team called in day before Xmas! TBE took charge the day before Christmas and had tree contractors onsite the next day. We scoped of all tree damage and prioritised immediate works to be completed by contractors in between rain fronts. Including […]


Bushfire Risk Mitigation and Facility Management

4 Reasons Koalas are declining in Australia

You may have wondered why Koala Assessment Reports, or a Biodiversity Development Assessment Report is necessary for your land or development.A lot of Koala habitat has already been lost and fragmented across NSW. The bushfires from 2019 – 2020 magnified this loss as well as making headlines across the world with donations pouring into Koala […]