Crystal Waters, Queensland

Crystal Waters (also known as Crystal Waters Permaculture Village and Crystal Waters Ecovillage) is an 85 Lot Body Corporate housing development situated in Conondale in the Sunshine Coast hinterland of Queensland, Australia.[1]

Crystal Waters
Crystal Waters is located in Queensland
Crystal Waters
Crystal Waters
Coordinates26°47′06″S 152°42′50″E / 26.785°S 152.714°E / -26.785; 152.714Coordinates: 26°47′06″S 152°42′50″E / 26.785°S 152.714°E / -26.785; 152.714
Population250 (?)
 • Density96.5/km2 (250/sq mi)
Area2.591 km2 (1.0 sq mi)
Time zoneAEST (UTC+10)
LGA(s)Sunshine Coast Region
State electorate(s)Glass House
Federal Division(s)Fisher

In 1996, the village of Crystal Waters was a finalist in the World Habitat Awards by the Building and Social Housing Foundation for its "pioneering work in demonstrating new ways of low impact, sustainable living".[2] In 1998, the village of Crystal Waters was included in the "World's Best Practices" database of the United Nations organization.[1]


  1. ^ a b Crystal Waters Archived 4 August 2008 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Crystal Waters Permaculture Village". World Habitat Awards. Retrieved 25 July 2015.