‘Mr. Bamboo’ is the name by which Durnford Dart is popularly known. After serving 6 years in the R.A.A.F. and building a highly successful business in the auto recycling business, in 1989 his love for the land led him to establish ‘Belli Bamboo Parkland’ located in Noosa Heads. He has campaigned successfully to educate the populace on the benefits of growing this wonderful environmentally friendly renewable resource.