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Catchment Solutions wants to keep you up to date with our latest projects, conferences, media appearances, published papers and of course, noteworthy news. Follow the links below to access all of this content.

Marklands Wetlands Field Day flyer

Barra and Beef Field Day 25th May 2022

Do you own or manage Ponded Pastures or Coastal Wetlands? This field day might be of interest….

Project Catalyst Facebook header

Project Catalyst launches its Facebook page

Follow Project Catalyst to promote your stories and watch the first of a new video series where we take you out in the paddock to our events, field days and presentations.

Collinsdale Significant Gully Erosion

Reef Trust Gully & Streambank Erosion Control Forum

Since 2017 Catchment Solutions has been working with the Australian Federal Government in the Reef Trust program rehabilitating gullies and streambanks to halt erosion and the subsequent sediment making its way to the Great Barrier Reef.

Fursden Creek new fishway monitoring

New Fursden Creek fishway leads to aquatic migration boom

Fish migration along the Fursden Creek at Mackay has increased by more than 800 per cent, thanks to $74,000 worth of innovative remediation works managed by the Department of Environment and Science (DES) and delivered by Catchment Solutions.

Pyramid Habitat Reef Module

Habitat Reef modules deployed in Mackay

Fantastic to finally see the Habitat Reef modules being deployed at the base of 3 fishing platforms in the Pioneer River estuary in Mackay.

Jaguar Cichlid pest fish caught in Mackay

Aggressive aquarium fish have been illegally let loose in the Pioneer river.

7 News Mackay recently ran this report on the pest fish establishing in Mackay.

Project Catalyst coordinator Ross Neivandt presenting at a conference.

Harvesting Innovation in Sugarcane

Ross Neivandt presented an overview and conference paper that outlined the achievements and activities of Project Catalyst at the Australian Water Association’s Queensland state conference on the Sunshine Coast in November 2020.

Collinsdale Erosion Remediation Project

Catchment Solutions has successfully completed on-ground works at the Collinsdale erosion remediation…

Pyramid Habitat Reef Module

Innovative fish habitat reef modules

A state of steady decline Structurally complex fish habitats and coral reefs…

Podcast – Connecting estuaries to wetlands

Catchment Solutions Senior Fisheries Ecologist, Matt Moore, who was recently interviewed by…

Ponded pasture wetland in central Queensland which provides habitat for juvenile barramundi and other valuable fisheries resources.

Rocky Dam Catchment Fishway Monitoring 2020

In February 2020, Catchment Solutions conducted fishway monitoring at a cone-ramp fishway…

Clews Road Fishway Construction, Murray Creek

In June 2019, the fish passage at the Clews Road causeway in…

Collinsdale Erosion Remediation Project

Catchment Solutions have recently (August 2019) commenced on-ground works at the Collinsdale…

Ogmore remediation project.

Ogmore Erosion Remediation Project

In early 2019, Catchment Solutions commenced a project aimed at addressing severe…

Landing Road Fish Ladder Concreting complete

Landings Road Fishway

In June 2019, Catchment Solutions undertook a fish passage improvement project involving…