Archives for August 2016

Better fish health a GOOD catch in Mackay

From barra to barred javelin – the release this May of a benchmark report in Mackay shows keen recreational fishers are set to benefit from healthier fish stock and improved quality and quantity of fish in our waterways. The report St Helens to Cape Hillsborough net free zone pre and post declaration surveys has highlighted […]

Fish hotels hot real estate in Mackay

There’s one area in town that’s not been hit hard by a real estate downturn – and it’s underwater. For the first time, there are fish hotels in Mackay. It’s good news for targeted tenants, including barramundi, mangrove jack and sleepy cod, to name a few. Catchment Solutions aquatic ecologist, Trent Power, said the installation […]