As a result of the substantial donations made to the Yaroomba Sekisui Appeal, DW has resolved to make memberships free for 2021.  If you were a financial member in 2020 there is no need to do anything, your membership will automatically renew.

If you wish to join DW please complete our Membership Form 2021 then either scan it and send to secretary@developmentwatch.org.au or post it to DW Inc, PO Box 796, Coolum Beach, Qld, 4573.

If you are a current member and your contact details have changed, please advise us at secretary@developmentwatch.org.au.

DEVELOPMENT WATCH INC. is an Incorporated Association originally formed in 2004, to oppose an inappropriate development at Mt Coolum.

We are a non-profit, non-partisan volunteer organization.

We are united in our concern for the future of Coolum, and in
holding our Council and the State Government to account on
important development issues.

We do not share our mailing list with other organisations or individuals.

OUR GOALS are to –

  • Prevent inappropriate development in the Coolum area;
  • Monitor planning and decision-making processes to ensure that all local planning and relevant State Government laws
    are properly adhered to;
  • Raise public awareness regarding developments that will affect the long term qualify of life in our area;
  • Promote a sustainable population;
  • Influence local economic development efforts towards local small businesses;
  • Work closely with our elected officials and Council staff to ensure the consequences of developments are accurately assessed before development occurs;
  • Encourage greater public involvement in development issues by keeping our members and the general public informed of Local
    Government actions;
  • Encourage policies and planning practices that enhance the quality of life in our area for both residents and visitors.
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