Sydney As It Was:
the Cumberland Plains Woodlands Study
The initial project being considered by Sydney Zoo Foundation is the establishment of a Cumberland Plain urban eco sanctuary in the riparian fringe on the western part of the Sydney Zoo site –a total area of approx. 2.6 ha (the “Initial Site”).
The purpose of the site would be for bushland rehabilitation, research, and to establish a centre for education and learning. This is a replica of the Zealandia model -the world’s first fully-fenced urban eco sanctuary.
The concept involves: