Don and Christine Burnett Conservation Area

Attraction 361-381 Avalon Road, Sheldon

Phone: 1300 667 386


The Don and Christine Burnett Conservation Area is a 4.17ha bushland reserve located in Redlands Coast's hinterland suburb Sheldon.

The conservation area is named after Don and Christine Burnett, long-time supporters of the Redlands Coast environment. Don and Christine were also heavily involved in setting up a wildlife ambulance in the city to aid the rescue of sick and injured koalas.

Visitors to the reserve can enjoy bushwalking, mountain biking, birdwatching, wildlife spotting and taking in the peaceful conservation bushland.

The conservation area lies south of Avalon Road and Ford Road, and north of the Neville Lawrie Reserve. Enter from the access point along Avalon Road, where car parking is located. There are currently no toilets at this entrance.

The park reserve is open from 4am to 10pm daily.