Noosa Biosphere Reserve - A celebration of community and environment.

Chabuca Barnes


Chabuca is a dynamic professional with experience as a consultant, partnership manager and project manager across a range of Sustainability and International Development issues. With a strong aptitude for problem-solving and a talent for fostering collaboration, Chabuca has navigated diverse roles, from managing multinational partnerships and delivering advisory services at CSR Europe in Brussels, to coordinating multi-country projects and leveraging strategic alliances at VSO in London. Coupled with a post-graduate Master’s degree in Environmental Technology from Imperial College, this has cultivated a profound understanding of global sustainability issues and a desire to drive sustainable solutions to challenges we face on our own doorstep.

Chabuca moved to the Sunshine Coast a few years ago with her family and is keen to use her skills to support NBRF and actively engage in protecting and building resilience of our unique environment and community here on the Coast.