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Johnstone catchment farmers showcase best land practices

Published 12/05/2014

Four farmers from the North and South Johnstone River catchments opened their gates to members of the local agricultural community to share their experiences and best farming practices.

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Cod Hole public moorings temporarily removed for maintenance

Published 17/04/2014

The two public moorings at the Cod Hole dive site in Cormorant Passage are temporarily out of service for maintenance.

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Marine Park tourism operators open for business after cyclone Ita

Published 16/04/2014

Tourism operators are already back out on the water after major tourism infrastructure in the northern part of the Marine Park was spared widespread damage from cyclone Ita.

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Cyclone Ita weakens

Published 12/04/2014

Cyclone Ita is weakening after making landfall on Friday night as a category 4 storm at Cape Flattery.

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Marine Park Authority prepares for cyclone Ita

Published 11/04/2014

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority has formed an incident response team to prepare for anticipated damage to marine plants and animals by Severe Tropical Cyclone Ita.

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Wanted: young filmmakers to put the spotlight on marine debris

Published 10/04/2014

Aspiring young David Attenboroughs are invited to promote the issue of marine debris across the Great Barrier Reef through the lens of a video camera.

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Know where to drop a line in the Marine Park

Published 09/04/2014

Going fishing in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park over the Easter holidays? Then make sure you grab a zoning map so you know where you can wet a line.

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Brisbane schools rewarded for helping protect the Great Barrier Reef

Published 08/04/2014

Mt Gravatt State High School recognised for their outstanding achievements in water quality improvement.

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Ripples of environmental change for Cooktown State School

Published 08/04/2014

Cooktown State School received a boost to help their students make positive environmental changes in their community and for the Reef.

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Gladstone schools rewarded for helping protect the Reef

Published 08/04/2014

Three Gladstone schools received a boost to help their students make positive environmental changes in their community and for the Reef.

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Ripples of environmental change for Ingham schools

Published 08/04/2014

Trebonne State School and Victoria Plantation State School near Ingham rare helping to make positive environmental changes in their community and for the Reef.

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Ripples of environmental change for local schools

Published 08/04/2014

Whitsunday region schools  have received a boost to help make positive environmental changes in their community and for the Reef.

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Ripples of environmental change for Merinda State School

Published 08/04/2014

Merinda State School near Bowen received a boost to help their students make positive environmental changes in their community and for the Reef.

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Local council celebrates commitment to protect the Great Barrier Reef

Published 27/03/2014

Livingstone Shire Council is partnering with the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority to officially become Reef Guardians.

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Harry the hawksbill flies sky high

Published 18/03/2014

Passengers catching a morning flight between Townsville and Mackay tomorrow will be sharing their trip with a special commuter.

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