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As we near the end of the year, the Fitzroy […]

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FBA Celebrates National Ag Day

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Grow you good thing! is the catch cry for this […]

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Good news travels fast – A GRASS project

Posted on October 3rd, 2023

It’s true what they say, good news travels fast! Talk […]

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Restoring Fish Passage: A Triumph for Freshwater Ecosystems

Posted on September 12th, 2023

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New Sediment Saving Project to Protect the Reef

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FBA’s Farming for the Future Forum

Posted on August 7th, 2023

August kicked off with a bang for Fitzroy land managers […]

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Farmers Talk Trees at Field Days and Forums

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Endangered CQ Species Features in New Video

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We’re proud to release a new educational video that puts […]

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$4.5m Koala Habitat Restoration Project Kicks off in CQ

Posted on July 4th, 2023

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Grazing Naturally Workshop a Success!

Posted on June 26th, 2023

In early June, FBA hosted a ‘Grazing Naturally’ workshop at […]

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June 2023 Update: The Fitzroy Water Quality Program

Posted on June 20th, 2023

The Great Barrier Reef Foundations (GBRF) Fitzroy Water Quality Program […]

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Breeder Management Workshops a hit

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In late March through early April, Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA) […]

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Lake Pleasant – Building Drought Resilience

Posted on February 14th, 2023

At the end of 2020, Justine and Matt McLeod’s property, […]

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CQ Graziers Create Healthy Wetlands

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Nankin Wetlands are located just outside of Rockhampton. They are […]

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An Update: The Fitzroy Water Quality Program

Posted on December 19th, 2022

The Great Barrier Reef Foundations (GBRF) Fitzroy Water Quality Program […]

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Meliora Park – Beginning Takes one Step – A GRASS project

Posted on December 19th, 2022

Luke Crumblin and Kristy Herrod are the proud new owners […]

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Feral Animal Roadshow a Success!

Posted on November 28th, 2022

Check your gear, know your gear and take the time […]

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Get a buzz out of Australian Pollinator Week this year

Posted on November 8th, 2022

Running November 12-20 this year, Australian Pollinator Week is an […]

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AN FBA PROJECT SNAPSHOT -Lower Fitzroy streambank stabilisation project

Posted on November 1st, 2022

The People Behind the Project Erosion Site IdentifiedWatching his property […]

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Can you meet the challenge this National Water Week?

Posted on October 13th, 2022

This 17-23 October is National Water Week, and while the […]

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Fitzroy Feral Animal Control Specialists

Posted on October 12th, 2022

Need help controlling feral animals on your land? If so […]

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Have you got an idea to help the agriculture industry?

Posted on September 29th, 2022

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Talking Pasture Cropping with Colin Seis

Posted on September 28th, 2022

The Theodore pub was packed this week with many land […]

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Field day reveals preliminary results of drought resilience trials

Posted on September 6th, 2022

Goovigen producers Matt and Justine McLeod opened their property in […]

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FBA’s Farming for the Future Forum

Posted on August 11th, 2022

Building resilience through Agriculture In mid-July 2022 the inaugural FBA’s […]

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Soil Week Australia Competition – $1000 to WIN for your School

Posted on July 13th, 2022

A great celebration which showcases the importance of healthy soil […]

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Mount Etna – species survey

Posted on June 29th, 2022

FBA invites Mount Etna land managers to provide important information […]

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Rising Up from Drought Together

Posted on June 13th, 2022

June 17 marks World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought. […]

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Face-to-Face at the CQ 2022 Big Data Forum

Posted on June 2nd, 2022

FBA’s recent successful Big Data Forum attracted over 100 local […]

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Step by step instructions for downloading and using the BioCollect app

Posted on May 18th, 2022

The following instructions make it simple to get up and […]

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BioCollect app for koala data will improve species survival

Posted on May 18th, 2022

A citizen science smartphone app for collecting and sharing data […]

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Get “Bee-sy” this World Bee Day

Posted on May 12th, 2022

Friday May 20 is World Bee Day, a day dedicated […]

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Evidence of a job well done

Posted on April 11th, 2022

Delayed and uncertain return on investment is a well-known obstacle […]

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Official Launch of the TNQ Drought Hub’s Fitzroy Node

Posted on March 30th, 2022

A range of new supports will see the Fitzroy region […]

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Calling for CQ feral animal management contractors

Posted on March 22nd, 2022

FBA is calling for professional feral animal management contractors to […]

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Tree video trilogy turns the tables on grazing paradigm

Posted on March 10th, 2022

FBA has produced a series of three videos shedding light […]

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Local Koalas in good hands

Posted on March 1st, 2022

The Clarke-Connors Range is one of the largest wilderness areas […]

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Collaboration Brings Back Endangered Bridled Nail-tailed Wallaby

Posted on February 16th, 2022

The stunning bridled nail-tailed wallaby (BNTW) was believed to be […]

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Stream Bank Stabilisation Project Tested by Recent Rain

Posted on February 2nd, 2022

The Fitzroy Basin, in Central Queensland, drains into the Great […]

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A sustainable central Queensland is up to all of us

Posted on February 2nd, 2022

Central Queensland’s Sustainability Strategy 2030 (CQSS2030) is a roadmap to […]

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Three more feral pigs collared at Mt Hutton

Posted on February 1st, 2022

Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA) have been working with Southern Queensland […]

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New BOM Forecast Tools Help Wet Season Planning

Posted on January 25th, 2022

Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA) has provided feedback in the development […]

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A Year of Extremes for Fitzroy Land Managers

Posted on December 9th, 2021

The Fitzroy region has one of the most variable climates […]

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How community effort helps FBA reach its objectives

Posted on November 2nd, 2021

Our community rely on clean air and water for an […]

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Smart Farms Small Grants Final Round Now Open

Posted on September 9th, 2021

The final round of the Smart Farms Small Grants Program […]

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Field day highlights the outcomes to be achieved through the Great Barrier Reef Water Quality program

Posted on August 24th, 2021

A recent field trip to Catchment Solution’s large-scale restoration project […]

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Plastic ban Springs into action.

Posted on August 5th, 2021

Half of all plastic produced in the world is designed […]

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Custom built landholder tool offers a glimpse of the future

Posted on July 29th, 2021

Science tells us that trees in a paddock provide benefits […]

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Community grants support environmental care

Posted on July 13th, 2021

Getting on top of our local environment and keeping it […]

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Funds to improve farm infrastructure and pasture in Mackenzie

Posted on June 2nd, 2021

Are you a landholder in the Mackenzie region wanting financial, […]

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Action towards deliberate and meaningful change

Posted on May 27th, 2021

‘More than a word’ serves as a powerful reminder to […]

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FBA wins hearts and minds at Beef2021

Posted on May 20th, 2021

Record-breaking attendance at this year’s Beef Australia was testimony that […]

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FBA book helps unleash the potential of your land

Posted on May 10th, 2021

Over two years in the making, FBA has developed a […]

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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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Landcare Grants – Apply Now

Posted on February 23rd, 2021

Landcare Australian is currently seeking applications for their 2021 Woolworths […]

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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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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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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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Balancing trees and grass for improved grazing conditions in central Queensland

Posted on July 1st, 2020

Located in the brigalow belt, the Fitzroy region was once […]

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Remote Livestock Management Systems – Case Study

Posted on April 14th, 2020

Three central Queensland grazing enterprises have trialled an innovative Remote […]

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FBA’s response to COVID-19: safeguarding our community

Posted on March 18th, 2020

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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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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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Fitzroy Reef Champions secure four awards

Posted on December 3rd, 2019

PIRATES, producers and extension officers were congratulated for their commonalities […]

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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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FBA proud sponsors of Young Tech Bursaries to attend AgTeCH19

Posted on September 26th, 2019

AgTeCH19 is the leading innovation and technology event in Australia’s […]

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Grazing BMP changing direction in 10th year

Posted on July 17th, 2019

Following a decade of industry benchmarking, Grazing BMP in its […]

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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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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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The Grazing Resilience and Sustainable Solutions (GRASS) Program

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Posted on January 29th, 2020

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Fitzroy Water Quality Improvement Plan – Agriculture

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