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People with logs.

Mackay farmers embrace Engineered Log Jam

  Caption: Engineered Log Jam designer, Dr Andrew Brooks (right) from Griffith University and Dr Kate Steel from the Pioneer ...

Coastcare Photo Competition!

Enter our Coastcare 'What do you LOVE about the Coast?' photo competition!  There are some great prizes up ...
People with logs.

Mackay farmers embrace Engineered Log Jam

Landholders around Mackay have donated more than 270 logs to create some of the region’s first ‘Engineered Log ...

Draft Town and Far Beach Management Plan Open for Public Comment

Beach Plans form an integral part of the strategic management of the coastal areas in the Mackay Region. ...
People with bags clearing weeds.

Winter Coastcare well under way

Two months into the Winter Coastcare Calendar and the Coastal team and community volunteers have been working hard ...

NRM Planning for Climate Change

Reef Catchments, along with 52 other Regional NRM organisations across Australia, has received funding from the Federal Government ...
Group shot of of people in paddock.

The Magic of Gypsum

Last week 71 farmers attended a series of workshops about soils, which were funded by the Australian Government’s ...
Lots of bags of rubbish with people at the back.

Coastcare Autumn Snapshot

The last three months have seen 45 Coastcare volunteers taking to Bucasia Beach, Ball Bay, Eimeo Creek and Blacks ...
Coasts and Communities eNews heading.

Coasts and Communities eNewsletter launched

This month the coastal team launched the first edition of the Coasts and Communities quarterly eNewsletter.  We all ...
Cane in flower.

How much does a Reef Rescue application cost a cane farmer?

Reef Catchments recently commissioned CSIRO to undertake research into the total cost to sugarcane farmers of implementing Best ...
Small logo of Reef Catchments Citizen Science Network.

Reef Catchments introduces the Ecosystem Health Monitoring Database

A new interactive database is bringing together information from across the Mackay Whitsunday Isaac region on activities that ...
Sunset.

Reef Catchments welcomes NRM $80m budget boost

Reef Catchments welcomes NRM $80m budget boost Reef Catchments welcomes the announcement of the budget commitment by Queensland ...