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Coral and fish underwater.

Public comment open for a coral program in the Whitsundays

Reef Catchments is right behind the proposed Coral Nurture Program activity in the Whitsundays which is now open ...
Marine classroom students in front of South Cumberland Islands sign.

Marine classroom on Scawfell Island

Students from Sarina State High School were treated to a trip of a lifetime aboard SV Whitehaven out ...
Aerial view of ocean and coral.

Tourism operators reignite water quality monitoring program

Easing of COVID-19 restrictions sparked a return to action for Whitsunday tour boat operators involved in a citizen ...

Marine life on your mind

More than 78 lucky senior students from Mackay and the Whitsundays  participated in a marine conservation expedition like ...
Juliane Kasiske from Reef Catchments.

Increasing community and industry awareness

Juliane Kasiske The newest sustainable agriculture team member at Reef Catchments, Juliane Kasiske, has set her focus on ...
Barramundi being held.

1000 hungry barramundi help combat Tilapia threat

There were smiles all round when 1000 baby barramundi were released into the Mackay Gooseponds as part of ...
People on foreshore and sea behind them.

Traditional Owners planning for Climate Change

Traditional Owners (TO’s) in the Mackay and Whitsundays are planning ahead for climate change. The TO’s are working ...

How will climate affect us? Envisioning possible futures for the Mackay, Whitsunday and Isaac NRM regions

Is our region equipped to manage an evolving climate moving forward? Not yet, according to recent workshops hosted ...

Beach Plans essential to a year of caring for the coast

It takes a lot of time and effort to care for the coast, as well as the dedication ...

Traditional Owners gather on Scawfell Island to help map future plan for Mackay & Whitsundays

Caption: Traditional Owners gather on Scawfell Island to have their say on how to manage islands in the Whitsunday ...