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Holistic Management in Grazing Systems

Brian Wehlburg of Inside Outside Management delivered a workshop at Proserpine to more than 20 interested graziers on ...
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Kids and barra make a splash at Reef Catchments Family Fishing Fun Day

Linsi and Emmy Satinie More than 140 eager young anglers and their families enjoyed a day of fish ...
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Reef Catchments announces successful projects for $135,000 of NLP funding

Successful funding recipients are all smiles, from left Janice and Graham Armstrong (Chair, Whitsunday Catchment Landcare) with Jacki ...
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Mackay welcomes leading soil celebrity at the Soil Health Symposium

One of Australia’s most renowned soil scientists, Dr Maarten Stapper, was a key speaker at the Soil Health ...
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Coastcare volunteers winning over weeds

Saturday, 14 November saw more than 30 eager Coastcare volunteers heading down to Bucasia Beach to help rehabilitate ...

Mackay fish face serious transit challenges

https://youtu.be/-30sRC-ko0Y Stefanie Wabnik, Reef Catchments Coasts and Biodiversity coordinator, and Matt Moore from Catchment Solutions take a look ...

1000 barra fingerlings ready to make a splash at Reef Catchments Family Fishing Fun Day

With hundreds of baby Barra headed to Mackay, Mackay families have an exciting opportunity to take part in ...
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Botanic Gardens works improve life for local fish

Catchment Solutions Matt Moore and Reef Catchments Manager Katrina Dent with Mackay Regional Parks and Environment Councillor Theresa ...
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Mackay-Whitsunday region set to receive first waterway health report card

Coastal communities have a strong and enduring connection with their waterways. A new report card specific for the ...
Forestry ABCD framework.

Forestry Feedback Wanted

The Reef Catchments forestry working group has completed the Native and Plantation ABCD Forestry frameworks and is seeking ...
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Young ‘turtles’ take to the beach to find out more about conservation

Reef Catchments coastal officer, Olivia Brodhurst, helps young marine lovers learn more. From left front - Daniel Beams, ...
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Students of the sea

The Marine Classroom Program offers students an unforgettable learning experience. It’s not your everyday classroom, but the Great ...