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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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How to Prevent and Remediate Gully Erosion – Educational Videos

Posted on November 12th, 2020

To help landholders prevent and remediate gully erosion on their […]

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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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Meet the Fitzroy region’s Climate Mate – Dan!

Posted on September 14th, 2020

We are proud to announce that FBA’s Science Engagement Officer […]

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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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Team Turtle CQ

Posted on April 21st, 2020

Marine hatchling season has ended and Team Turtle CQ volunteers […]

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Open the Gate forum brings global knowledge to Rockhampton

Posted on March 16th, 2020

Headlining names in soil health and grazing land management drew […]

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Natural desalination plant prepares farm for dry future

Posted on March 4th, 2020

The ingenuity of a natural desalination plant at High Valley […]

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After the flames – Aussie landscape and volunteers prove their resilience

Posted on February 24th, 2020

Located in central Queensland, Australia, Mount Etna Caves National Park […]

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A Day of Celebrations – FBA’s AGM & Streambank Stabilisation Project unveiled

Posted on October 30th, 2019

Thursday, 17 October was a day of celebration for Fitzroy […]

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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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How does erosion impact the reef?

Posted on August 8th, 2019

The river system which divides Rockhampton into north and south […]

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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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Students visit CQ for a lesson in natural resource management

Posted on July 9th, 2019

A group of 25 budding environmental scientists from the University […]

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Erosion Control Field Day with The Mulloon Institute Project Coordinator Peter Hazell

Posted on May 20th, 2019

Ten landholders from across the Fitzroy Basin gathered at a […]

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Soils for success – workshop summary

Posted on April 16th, 2019

Soil management workshops across the region late last month drew […]

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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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Volunteer group removes 500kg of weeds in one weekend

Posted on February 28th, 2019

Last weekend, a group of 18 dedicated volunteers from North […]

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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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Ten Ways Trees make a big difference

Posted on July 31st, 2018

Aussies are busy getting their hands dirty and reconnecting with […]

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A healthy you starts with healthy soils

Posted on March 12th, 2018

The health of everyone and everything around you depends on […]

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New project to protect Lower Fitzroy creek banks

Posted on January 25th, 2018

This year FBA is launching a new project through funding […]

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Achieving great things for our reef, our region, our future – Part 2

Posted on November 14th, 2017

FBA works with community groups, landholders and industry to improve […]

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Achieving great things for our reef, our region, our future – Part 1

Posted on November 7th, 2017

On the back of our latest Annual Report, we thought […]

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How to build a Porous Check Dam

Posted on June 23rd, 2017

In this short video, learn how to build two types […]

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FBA signs MOU with GreenCollar, carbon project developer

Posted on November 9th, 2016

JOINT RELEASE – FBA & GREENCOLLAR An MOU signed between […]

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New funds target gully erosion

Posted on July 7th, 2016

Actively eroding gullies on grazing properties in the Mackenzie, Theresa, […]

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$500,000 fish ladder launched at Fitzroy Barrage improves habitat connectivity

Posted on May 23rd, 2016

An innovative fishway installed at the Fitzroy River Barrage in […]

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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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Family fun with fish at Lake Callemondah

Posted on May 16th, 2016

Rivers free of barriers are vital to protecting fish that […]

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FBA invites landholders to attend gully repair field days

Posted on April 1st, 2016

Gully repair will be the focus at a series of […]

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New gully repair projects document sediment savings in bid to save reef

Posted on November 23rd, 2015

A group of six Central Queensland graziers have put their […]

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First trees planted in Mt Etna 20 Million Trees project

Posted on November 18th, 2015

A committed team of 30 volunteers have planted 900 plants […]

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Graziers reap the benefits of land management changes

Posted on November 11th, 2015

It might seem like a simple change, but by installing […]

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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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Workshop reveals the science behind our local waterways

Posted on October 15th, 2015

Fluvial geomorphology sounds out of this world, however 17 participants […]

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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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Thousands of trees to help restore Mt Etna National Park ecosystem

Posted on June 19th, 2015

A new rehabilitation project will improve the condition and extent […]

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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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Information flows with most up-to-date river health report

Posted on December 14th, 2014

The Fitzroy Partnership for River Health today released a comprehensive […]

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Fitzroy Floodplain landholder funding available

Posted on October 23rd, 2014

The Fitzroy Floodplain wetlands are recognised as a wetland of […]

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There’s nowhere to hide Tilapia!

Posted on August 13th, 2014

Researchers have the invasive fish Tilapia firmly in their sight […]

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Healthy soils secrets at the bottom of a pit

Posted on May 6th, 2014

Fitzroy Basin Association Inc. (FBA) will run another series of […]

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Global spotlight to shine on local creek conservation efforts

Posted on March 19th, 2014

Although it’s only small, locally important Fig Tree Creek, which […]

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Funding helps land managers make improvements to protect reef

Posted on March 3rd, 2014

Central Queensland‘s leading natural resource management group, Fitzroy Basin Association […]

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Make a difference, help clean up our important creeks

Posted on February 26th, 2014

Clean Up Australia Day is synonymous with the spirit of […]

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Getting the most out of what you have

Posted on October 23rd, 2013

Unlocking the secrets behind productive soil is vital for a […]

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Reports highlight value of work with farmers & graziers

Posted on July 10th, 2013

Two reports were released today about the health of our […]

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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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Grazing for Healthy Coastal Wetlands: Guidelines for managing coastal wetlands in grazing systems

Posted on July 15th, 2019

Grazing for Healthy Coastal Wetlands has been developed to provide […]

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Porous check dams (leaky weir) educational resources

Posted on July 11th, 2019

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How to make Stick Rake Lines (Contour Barriers)

Posted on July 11th, 2019

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Educational FBA paddock to reef resources

Posted on July 3rd, 2019

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