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Second seagrass training and restoration event completed

Posted on July 26th, 2021

On 26 June, FBA and CQUniversity were joined by 26 […]

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Community grants support environmental care

Posted on July 13th, 2021

Getting on top of our local environment and keeping it […]

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Stopping sediment – how land managers are helping to improve the health of the Great Barrier Reef

Posted on June 29th, 2021

A $19.6 million investment under the Reef Trust Partnership aims […]

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Basking brings turtles to our attention

Posted on June 29th, 2021

It’s no coincidence that during green sea turtle basking season, […]

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Fitzroy Integrated Science Forum keeps stakeholders updated

Posted on June 28th, 2021

Extension officers, industry, government, Natural Resource Management (NRM) organisations, Landcare […]

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Team Turtle CQ volunteers turn in record numbers

Posted on June 9th, 2021

Much of the information known about marine turtles in the […]

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Capricorn Coast Community Action Plan launched

Posted on March 31st, 2021

A bold collaboration between Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA) and Capricornia […]

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Capricorn Coast unusual post-hatchling turtle stranding event

Posted on February 22nd, 2021

A number of post-hatchling flatback turtles have been found dead […]

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A CQ Guide to Beach Safety

Posted on December 17th, 2020

Located at the southern end of the Great Barrier Reef […]

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Capricorn Coast Creates a Community Action Plan

Posted on December 15th, 2020

FBA, in partnership with Capricornia Catchments, is currently undergoing a […]

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$4 Million invested into the Fitzroy Region’s Coastal Ecosystems

Posted on November 24th, 2020

The Australian Government’s Reef Trust is providing $4 million to […]

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Marine Turtles Dig the Dark!

Posted on October 21st, 2020

Marine turtle season is underway and there is one key […]

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How Beachgoers can help Marine Turtles Thrive

Posted on October 1st, 2020

Central Queensland has some of the most important marine turtle […]

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Community comes together to fight Cat’s Claw

Posted on September 23rd, 2020

Thousands of tiny beetles have been carefully raised by Gidarjil […]

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Water quality projects stopping 50,000 tonnes of sediment polluting our Reef

Posted on September 14th, 2020

The Great Barrier Reef Foundation has today announced a program […]

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National Volunteer Week 2020

Posted on May 25th, 2020

National Volunteer Week is an annual celebration that acknowledges the […]

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From clipboard to BioCollect App – TTCQ continues to grow

Posted on May 1st, 2020

Moving from a clipboard to the Atlas of Living Australia’s […]

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Capricorn & Curtis Coast Hatchling Viewing Guide

Posted on January 14th, 2020

Our local beaches are currently crawling with the next generation […]

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3639 cigarettes find a home in CQ drains

Posted on September 26th, 2019

There’s only one difference between a Chupa-Chup and a cotton […]

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Drain Buddies installed across Yeppoon, Gladstone and Rockhampton

Posted on July 15th, 2019

Humans are responsible for 100% of marine debris, and locally, […]

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Community Groups set to make big changes

Posted on March 14th, 2019

Fitzroy Basin Association Inc. (FBA) has awarded $60,000 in community […]

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Three long term projects deliver success across the region

Posted on December 10th, 2018

2018 marks the conclusion of several long-term projects lead by […]

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Yeppoon at the centrestage for 2018 Reef Champion Awards

Posted on December 3rd, 2018

Yeppoon Town Hall recently hosted an awards ceremony celebrating landholders, […]

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Fitzroy NRM Region proud to host 5 Reef Champion finalists!

Posted on October 31st, 2018

Across five categories, five finalists of the 2018 Reef Champion […]

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Caring for Police Creek

Posted on June 4th, 2018

Police Creek in the Gladstone region has a very high […]

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Caring for Moores Creek

Posted on June 4th, 2018

Moores Creek, filtering from Mount Archer, through North Rockhampton, into […]

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Caring for Fig Tree Creek

Posted on June 4th, 2018

Fig Tree Creek, which meanders through Yeppoon, has a residential […]

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Are you living in a fish friendly neighbourhood?

Posted on April 18th, 2018

Fishing is a favourite past-time for many, and seafood and […]

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10 ways to protect the GBR in International Year of the Reef 2018

Posted on February 12th, 2018

Stop being disposable Eliminating single use plastic is the easiest […]

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Five Rocks Beach Clean Up 2017

Posted on December 12th, 2017

ONE weekend, 67 volunteers and in excess of 1 tonne […]

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Achieving great things for our reef, our region, our future – Part 4

Posted on November 28th, 2017

This November we’ve shared 4 short case studies that showcase […]

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Team Turtle CQ needs you!

Posted on November 20th, 2017

Marine turtles may have a hard shell – yet it […]

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Have your say on draft environmental values and water quality objectives

Posted on March 15th, 2017

You are invited to have your say on draft environmental […]

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Community groups committed to supporting our environment

Posted on October 4th, 2016

Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA) has awarded community grants to organisations […]

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Totally Wild film crew turns their lens to Fitzroy Basin projects

Posted on May 16th, 2016

The Fitzroy Basin region is home to rare wildlife, leading […]

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Recording traditional ecological knowledge – Corio Bay

Posted on April 29th, 2016

This content is restricted to site members. If you are […]

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Marine Turtle report: a first for the region!

Posted on December 8th, 2015

In a first for the Capricorn and Curtis coasts, Fitzroy […]

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Discover sensational Sandy Point

Posted on November 3rd, 2015

One of our region’s most spectacular coastal locations is not […]

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Community-led environmental efforts boosted with fresh funds

Posted on August 5th, 2015

Do you live in Gladstone, Rockhampton or on the Capricorn […]

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Have your say on CQ’s future

Posted on January 9th, 2015

The draft Central Queensland Sustainability Strategy (CQSS:2030) has been released […]

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Discover sensational Sandy Point these school holidays

Posted on September 29th, 2014

One of the region’s most spectacular locations will be open […]

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Humpback whales make their first appearance in Keppel Bay

Posted on July 7th, 2014

Humpback whales are arriving in Keppel Bay, near Yeppoon on […]

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Coastal blitz to clear marine debris from 1,000km of coastline

Posted on May 30th, 2014

It is ambitious and it is happening on beaches from […]

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Feedback sought on Capricorn and Curtis Coasts water quality objectives

Posted on May 22nd, 2014

The period for making submissions on this project closed 16 […]

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Final chance: Capricorn-Curtis Coast environmental values submissions

Posted on April 8th, 2014

Don’t miss the opportunity to have a final say on […]

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Big year ahead for Fitzroy Basin

Posted on January 9th, 2014

Almost $10M will be invested in the Fitzroy Basin in […]

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Fish territory expands thanks to ladder

Posted on April 29th, 2013

The Moores Creek fish ladder has expanded the territory for […]

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Team Turtle Seasonal Report

Posted on November 11th, 2020

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Walking the Landscape Water Park Catchment Story

Posted on August 12th, 2020

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Paddock to Reef Flyer

Posted on June 8th, 2020

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Wetland protection case study

Posted on January 29th, 2020

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Marine debris case study

Posted on January 29th, 2020

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Coast dune restoration case study

Posted on January 29th, 2020

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From the beach to the bush: A young person’s perspective on caring for the environment

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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Five Rocks Clean Up 2016

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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Improving fish passage in the Fitzroy Basin

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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Five Rocks Beach Clean Up 2018

Posted on January 22nd, 2020

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Five Rocks Beach Clean Up 2017

Posted on January 22nd, 2020

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FBA IYOR poster

Posted on January 20th, 2020

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Take 3 for the Sea – Are there microplastics in our waterways?

Posted on January 20th, 2020

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FBA Catchment Poster

Posted on January 20th, 2020

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Turtley awesome facts

Posted on January 16th, 2020

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Field guide

Posted on January 16th, 2020

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Posted on January 16th, 2020

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Wetland case study

Posted on January 16th, 2020

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