Our Mission & VisionOur pathway to safeguarding our wetlands

Our Vision

Our vision is to develop the Wetlands Centre into a pre-eminent venue for wetland education and wetland management in Western Australia. We want to increase awareness for our wetlands to be appreciated and recognised by the local and state-wide community for their scientific, aesthetic, historic, social, and spiritual values.


Our Mission

To connect the community with Wetlands through projects, programs and events which increase the knowledge, awareness, understanding, and commitment to their conservation and wise use [1] within the wider environment.


Our Values

  • Accountability
  • Transparency
  • Stewardship
  • Integrity
  • Trust
  • Collaboration
  • Respect


Key Objectives

  • Leadership:

    To increase the knowledge, awareness, understanding, and commitment of decision-makers in all aspects of wetlands and environmental education.

  • Partnership:

    To initiate and sustain the widest possible proactive participation, support and engagement with wetlands and environmental education.

  • Governance:

    To demonstrate best practice in the Wetland Centre’s culture, systems, and skills enabling more effective and efficient operations for all stakeholders including members, volunteers, and partners.

  • Sustainability:

    To develop and deliver standards, processes, projects, programs, and events that are environmentally, socially, and economically justified.