ReefClean in Butchulla country

Lake Wabby and ocean view

In early December last year, Butchulla Land and Sea Rangers participated in a training day with ReefClean partners Conservation Volunteers Australia. A marine debris clean up and audit was completed at Eli Creek at Hervey Bay, a popular local fishing spot and unfortunately a dumping ground for residential waste. Over 200kgs was removed from the […]

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ReefClean Update

Volunteers on Mackay Harbour Beach

Heading to the beach isn’t always the first thing you think of in mid-winter, but for hundreds of volunteers in Queensland that’s exactly what they’ve been doing as they take part in the ReefClean program, which is aiming to reduce the volume of marine debris entering the Great Barrier Reef and increase awareness in local […]

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Beach Scrub Clean Up


Beach scrub is vegetation on coastal dunes comprising of trees to the height of 20m, semi-evergreen vine thickets, shrubs and a ground layer. Beach scrub is found in patches along the east coast of Australia and is recognised as important for stabilising sand dunes and protecting inland areas from storm surges.  This endangered vegetation has […]

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