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Lower Mary River Land and Catchment Care Group

Landcare LMR LogoLower Mary River Land and Catchment Care Group focus their activities on sustainable land / weed management, addressing threats to coastal systems and species (including EPBC-listed marine turtles and shorebirds) in Hervey Bay & Maryborough.


The group carries out a number of activities including:

  • Weed working bees at sites including Fay Smith Wetlands, Big Woody Island & adjoining islands in Great Sandy Strait & Sandy Cape.
  • Shorebird monitoring & participation in National Summer/ Winter Counts in Great Sandy Strait Ramsar Wetland.
  • Turtle tagging/ monitoring of resident green turtles, nesting green/ loggerhead turtles in GSS.
  • Community information / training events to engage new members into coastal conservation.
  • Development of media articles to promote events & coastal/marine conservation.

For more information, please contact Lesley Bradley on dlmbrad@bigpond.net.au