More news related to Wetlands Assessments commence in the Fitzroy Basin

Traditional Aboriginal burning in modern day land management

Posted on March 18th, 2021

Within current Australian fire management, the discussion of risk and […]

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How to Prevent and Remediate Gully Erosion – Educational Videos

Posted on March 15th, 2021

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

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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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2019-2020 National Landcare Program Highlights

Posted on September 15th, 2020

The 2019-2020 financial year was another fantastic year for Fitzroy […]

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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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World Wetlands Day 2020

Posted on February 1st, 2020

2019 was Australia’s warmest and driest year on record making […]

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FBA and Precision Agriculture releases strategic dryland cropping book

Posted on December 19th, 2019

A survey of central Queensland grain producers highlighted a keen […]

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FBA shows CQUniversity students how to heal eroding gullies

Posted on November 28th, 2019

Seven CQUniversity students studying courses in Conservation, Land Management and […]

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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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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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Can better grazing practices really improve water quality on the Reef?

Posted on June 20th, 2019

Graziers across the Fitzroy are working hard to better their […]

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Don’t make migratory birds pay the price

Posted on May 11th, 2019

While they might have wings, seabirds cannot escape the threat […]

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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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Celebrating World Wetlands Day

Posted on February 2nd, 2019

Internationally, World Wetlands Day is celebrated each year, on February […]

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Graziers head to the Reef

Posted on December 12th, 2018

Reef Trust 1 graziers from the Fitzroy region were showcased […]

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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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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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Agriculture extension graduate Erin Baldwin embarks on Reef saving career

Posted on September 17th, 2018

Just one day after graduating from Deakin University, Erin Baldwin […]

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Weevils: the biocontrol measure for weeds in the Fitzroy

Posted on September 13th, 2018

They may not look like much, but these fingernail-sized weevils […]

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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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Celebrating World Wetlands Day

Posted on February 2nd, 2018

World Wetlands Day, celebrated on the anniversary of the signing […]

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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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Fitzroy River Turtle nesting report for 2017

Posted on December 14th, 2017

Early December marks the end of nesting season for Central […]

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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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Project funded to protect Central Queensland’s Silver-headed Antechinus

Posted on December 8th, 2017

Through funding from the National Landcare Programme, FBA will be […]

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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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Fitzroy graziers named leaders in Reef Sediment reduction

Posted on November 23rd, 2017

DAN Bishop has been announced as the 2017 recipient for […]

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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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Bridled Nail-Tail Wallaby numbers double

Posted on September 7th, 2017

“Extinct” Bridled Nail-Tail Wallaby doubles its numbers in Taunton National […]

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FBA delivers $120 000 in Community Grants for the National Landcare Programme

Posted on August 17th, 2017

Fitzroy Basin Association Inc. (FBA) have awarded $120,000 in community […]

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Celebrating trees at Mt Etna for a battier, fruitier future

Posted on June 26th, 2017

On Saturday 20 project volunteers and Queensland Parks and Wildlife […]

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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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Sign unveiled at Mulambin Beach (Manuwi) preserves Darumbal culture

Posted on June 7th, 2017

THE unveiling of a new sign at Mulambin Beach (Manuwi) […]

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Pioneer of pasture cropping heads to CQ

Posted on May 25th, 2017

DEMONSTRATING the commitment of Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA) in delivering […]

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New FBA program for grain growers

Posted on March 9th, 2017

Fitzroy Basin Association Inc. (FBA) is seeking expressions of interest […]

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Farm, feast and film – stories of farm diversification

Posted on February 28th, 2017

CQ landholders will have a unique opportunity to hear successful […]

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Over 5,000 trees planted at Mt Etna revegetation site

Posted on December 20th, 2016

If you’ve ever planted a tree in your backyard, you […]

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Record-breaking milestone for Fitzroy River Turtles

Posted on December 12th, 2016

It has been another successful year for local freshwater turtle […]

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New ‘fish hotels’ to provide habitat for juvenile fish

Posted on December 9th, 2016

Proving that hotels are not just for humans, Fitzroy Basin […]

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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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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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Community resilience program recognised in State awards

Posted on September 22nd, 2016

A program that empowered Fitzroy Basin communities and organisations to […]

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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 launches Plan to protect the Reef and improve water quality

Posted on February 22nd, 2016

Through funding from the Australian Government’s Reef Programme, FBA has […]

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Personalised visits help graziers prepare for Grazing BMP Accreditation

Posted on December 7th, 2015

When Sue and David Walmsley purchased Warm-ley in 2009, the […]

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Endangered wallaby numbers positive despite drought in CQ

Posted on December 4th, 2015

Under the cover of darkness at Taunton National Park, 135 […]

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Record number of nests protected for threatened Fitzroy River Turtle

Posted on November 26th, 2015

When you’re tucked up safe in bed tonight spare a […]

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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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Record attendance for Accelerated Grazing BMP program

Posted on October 30th, 2015

Record participant numbers at recent Accelerated Grazing Best Management Practices […]

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Free outdoor movie and twilight walks to raise awareness of waterway health

Posted on October 22nd, 2015

Have you ever wondered what the wildlife of Moores Creek […]

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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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Support available for graziers wanting to improve profit and performance

Posted on October 7th, 2015

Your grazing business may have untapped potential. Fitzroy Basin Association […]

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Spending time on the business message that hits home for 1,000th Grazing BMP enterprise

Posted on September 18th, 2015

Amy and Richard Holcombe bought Kinma, a 1,610ha grazing operation […]

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Grazier reaps rewards of long-term commitment to sustainability

Posted on August 20th, 2015

When Chris Hensley and his wife Nina bought Peak Vale […]

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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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Fitzroy Basin water quality scores high in new Agricultural Use Report

Posted on June 29th, 2015

The Fitzroy Partnership for River Health today released its 2013-14 […]

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CQUni and Fitzroy Basin Association helping teachers find science education paradise in Gladstone for Science Week

Posted on June 25th, 2015

Pre-service and in-service teachers from around Queensland will converge on […]

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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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Calling all grain growers wanting to innovate

Posted on June 3rd, 2015

Are you a grain grower wanting to learn more about […]

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Graziers invited to test their property’s water quality at Beef Week

Posted on April 27th, 2015

Fitzroy Partnership for River Health, a collective of organisations working […]

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Finish school holidays with family fun at Kinka Wetlands Discovery Morning

Posted on April 14th, 2015

The annual Kinka Wetlands Discovery Morning is on again from […]

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Glencore supports agricultural industry with IT package

Posted on April 14th, 2015

Fitzroy Basin Association Inc. Chief Executive Paul Birch has today […]

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Planning for a future of change

Posted on February 19th, 2015

Central Queensland is experiencing profound change in our communities, industries, […]

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World Wetlands Day – discover more at FLOW

Posted on February 2nd, 2015

Today is World Wetlands Day. Wetlands are the unsung heroes […]

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Changing faces of grazing have education at heart

Posted on January 22nd, 2015

In late December, a group of neighbouring graziers in the […]

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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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Grain grower raises the bar through innovation

Posted on December 19th, 2014

Emerald grain grower Rhys Daniels isn’t satisfied with meeting industry […]

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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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New drinking water reports help deliver a more complete picture for community

Posted on November 18th, 2014

In a first for the Fitzroy Basin, the Fitzroy Partnership […]

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Grazing BMP set to expand with new 3 year commitment to program funding

Posted on November 4th, 2014

Fitzroy Basin Association Inc. (FBA) Chief Executive Officer Paul Birch […]

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Capella graziers among the first in line as Accredited Producers

Posted on October 23rd, 2014

With a long-held commitment to ongoing education and learning, Capella […]

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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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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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Research partnership reveals wetlands’ importance

Posted on September 15th, 2014

New research into the nationally significant Palm Tree and Robinson […]

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Grains BMP opens up new way forward for Wandoan farmer

Posted on July 27th, 2014

A new way forward with the implementation of spray rig […]

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National Landcare Award winner to inspire community action

Posted on July 10th, 2014

With a lengthy and well-respected history in community conservation, 2012 […]

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Fitzroy Basin’s 7,500 wetlands worth protecting, says FBA

Posted on June 30th, 2014

It is surprising to know there are almost 7,500 wetlands […]

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Workshops to provide solutions for pasture rundown

Posted on June 4th, 2014

Pasture productivity and rundown solutions for graziers will be tackled […]

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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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Invasion alert – help stop the spread of Tilapia

Posted on May 26th, 2014

Tilapia, an invasive pest fish species has been found in […]

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Grazing industry on front foot

Posted on May 25th, 2014

Instead of sitting on its hands the grazing industry in […]

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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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Grazing industry on the front foot through BMP program

Posted on April 28th, 2014

Grazing BMP was the focus of attention for the wrong […]

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Apply now for Reef Programme funding

Posted on April 15th, 2014

Expressions of interest are being sought from land managers to […]

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100th grazier completes Best Management Practices program

Posted on March 21st, 2014

The Grazing Best Management Practices (Grazing BMP) program has reached […]

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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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Alby Wooler: President and Junior Landcare Coordinator for Capricorn Coast Landcare Group

Posted on March 5th, 2014

In the late 1980s Alby Wooler was so impressed with […]

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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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New research project on nationally significant Queensland wetlands

Posted on February 11th, 2014

Important research into the nationally significant Robinson and Palm Tree […]

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FBA welcomes industry support for Grazing BMP

Posted on February 4th, 2014

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

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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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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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FBA welcomes Reef Rescue funding allocation

Posted on September 5th, 2013

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

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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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Regional NRM Groups welcome $80m budget allocation

Posted on June 5th, 2013

Queensland’s Regional Natural Resource Management Groups, including central Queensland’s leading […]

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True collaboration to save endangered wallaby

Posted on April 29th, 2013

A team of dedicated scientists, land managers and conservationists are […]

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Book tells story of threatened bum breathing turtle!

Posted on April 29th, 2013

The Fitzroy River Turtle, a vulnerable species only found in […]

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New CORS network to connect CQ growers

Posted on April 29th, 2013

Central Queensland will soon be covered by a network of […]

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Second Reef Report Card released

Posted on April 22nd, 2013

The Reef Plan Second Report Card, which shows encouraging progress […]

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More resources related to Wetlands Assessments commence in the Fitzroy Basin

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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Totally Wild – S23 Ep. 172

Posted on February 17th, 2020

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Totally Wild – S23 Ep. 153

Posted on February 17th, 2020

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Wetland remediation case study

Posted on January 29th, 2020

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Business snapshot

Posted on January 29th, 2020

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Wetland protection case study

Posted on January 29th, 2020

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Helping rare frogs 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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Additional funding leads to significant increase in hatching rates

Posted on January 29th, 2020

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Wetlands and coastal scrub species just a few of the winners arising from dune restoration

Posted on January 29th, 2020

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Fitzroy Basin awareness campaign 2017

Posted on January 29th, 2020

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Plants and culture on Great Keppel Island with Bob Muir

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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Building Resilience – Cyclone Flood Recovery

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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Fitzroy Water Quality Improvement Plan – Environment

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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Fitzroy Water Quality Improvement Plan

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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Fitzroy Water Quality Improvement Plan – Agriculture

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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Recording Traditional Knowledge at Corio Bay

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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Marine Turtle tracks – what to do when you spot them

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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Five Rocks Clean Up 2016

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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Cane toad challenge community grants Greening Australia

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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Fish hotels

Posted on January 23rd, 2020

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The Moores Creek catchment

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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WetlandInfo – FBA region

Posted on January 16th, 2020

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Information on Shoalwater and Corio Bay Ramsar site including links to RIS and ECD

Posted on January 16th, 2020

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Wetlands Case Study

Posted on January 16th, 2020

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Wetland Case Study

Posted on January 16th, 2020

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Wetland case study

Posted on January 16th, 2020

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Wetland case study

Posted on January 16th, 2020

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Case Study

Posted on January 16th, 2020

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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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Educational FBA paddock to reef resources

Posted on July 3rd, 2019

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