Nominate a Significant Tree

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Significant Tree Nomination Form

Please provide as much information as you possible. 

Contact details

Please enter details of your name and contact information.

Note: street number and street name are needed for all addresses

EG Indicate "as above" or if not the nominator please add landowners name

The tree being nominated

Please enter details of the tree being nominated.

Reattach if you receive any errors on submission

Nomination criteria

All nominations must satisfy the following requirements:


It is necessary to complete at least one of the following nomination criteria:

EG: Tree/s commemorating occasion or event; history specifically related to the City or its surrounding areas; association with heritage-listed place; strong and important link to the community; recognised association with Indigenous people, or that is valued for continuing and developing cultural traditions.

EG: Outstanding horticultural, scientific, or genetic value and potential important source of propagating stock.

EG: Outstanding for its species due to its particular age, size or unique and irregular; acts as a landmark; provides a major contribution to landscape and/or local place character. 

EG: Outstanding contribution to amenity and significant ecological value, such as exceptional example of a priority, rare, threatened or locally uncommon species, indigenous remnant tree/s that predates the urban development in proximity; provides significant habitat (including roost sites, foraging and canopy) elements for rare, threatened, priority or locally uncommon or common native species.

e.g. National Trust, Heritage Council
e.g. book titles, Battye Library references



City of Cockburn
Whadjuk Boodja
9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

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Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.

City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for Country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past and present.