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Sarina Beach.

Comment on the Draft Sarina Beach Local Coastal Plan

Reef Catchments, in partnership with Mackay Regional Council, has completed the DRAFT Sarina Beach Local Coast Plan (LCP) ...
Weeds of the Mackay Whitsunday Region, second edition.

Weeds book on sale now

Out now! The second edition of Weeds of the Mackay Whitsunday Region is now available. The cost is ...
View of islands off the coast of Mackay.

Youth Ambassadors program underway

Our Youth Ambassador program helps to shape our conservation leaders of the future, by empowering them to deliver their ...
People next to cane fields.

Soil Conservation Field Walk roundup

Soil conservation professionals, John Day and Geoff Titmarsh, provided a wealth of information to the attendees at the ...
Fish barriers on creek in Mackay.

Calling all Natural Resource Management Industry professionals!

Reef Catchments has multiple roles available and is seeking expressions of interest. All the details are here.
Trent Power and Carlos Bueno next to water.

Breaking down barriers to help increase the fish population

Almost half of the fish species in the Mackay Whitsunday region can live in both freshwater and saltwater ...
Long-reach excavator clearing weeds.

Long reach excavator targets wetland weeds

Reef Catchments is working to protect and restore wetlands south of Mackay, assisting landholders in the Sandringham Wetland ...
Sandringham wetlands.

Annual Report RCL 2022-2023

Reef Catchments is proud to present our Annual Report for the 2022-2023 Financial Year. It's been a busy ...
aerial shot of green canefields

Annual Report RCL 2021-2022

Reef Catchments is proud to present our Annual Report for the 2021-2022 Financial Year. We invite you to ...
Aerial view of an island on the Great Barrier Reef.

Annual Report RCL 2020-2021

Reef Catchments proudly presents our Annual Report for the 2020-2021 Financial Year. We invite you to read about ...
Treatment train on Cowleys Creek.

Wetland treatment train

Reef Catchments was awarded funding from the Queensland Government DEHP to study the water quality benefits of constructed ...
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 ...