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Bakers Creek treatment train.

Treatment Train improves cane farm runoff and irrigation

Reef Catchments, in collaboration with Catchment Solutions and local cane farmer Shane Cowley have created a 'Treatment Train' ...

A fishway in photos: Mackay Gooseponds Fishway Repair

Fishways are essential in improving connectivity and building a more sustainable and healthy native fish population. Fish migration ...

Increasing community and industry awareness

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

From little fish, big fish grow

Trent Power displays a good-sized barra. One of Queensland’s most high profile species, barramundi are among a wide ...
Children on a beach.

The word was out…

..to all young beach lovers to head for the special events being held by Coastcare during the school ...
Jacob Betros next to a cane field.

Introducing Reef Catchments Regional Landcare Facilitator

Jacob Betros, who fills the role of regional Landcare facilitator at Reef Catchments, is on hand to provide ...

The impact of feral cats

All cats have a predatory nature– it is their instinct to hunt and chase even when not hungry– ...
Lance Murray in front of sea.

Better fish health a GOOD catch in Mackay

Lance Murray of the Mackay Recreational Fishers Alliance From barra to barred javelin – the release this May ...
Trent Power and fish hotels.

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 ...
Julie Boyd.

Reef Catchments welcomes former Mayor of Mackay as new Chairwoman

Reef Catchments has welcomed the appointment of its new Chair and former Mayor of Mackay, Ms Julie Boyd. ...
Group of people on a beach.

Meet Jim Dickens – Healthy Rivers to Reef Partnership profile

Healthy Rivers to Reef - a collaboration between 22 partners from community, Traditional Owners, farmers and fishers, industry, ...
Narrow river in Mackay with rocks.

Project Profile Lagoons Creek Rehabilitation

  PROJECT PROFILE Project? Lagoons Creek rehabilitation Where? Lagoons Creek, Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens What’s happening at this site? Creation of ...