Past Projects & Research

Reunion of past and present Management, Coordinators and Volunteers from Cooloola Coastcare at the 2018 National Landcare Awards.L-R Back row: Nick Prior, Josh Jensen, Virginia, and Paul Marshall, Steve Burgess, Larry Larstead, Jess Milne, Norma SandersonMiddle Row L-R: Len Druce, Mary Boyce, Michael LoweFront Row: L-R Pam Graham, Jan Olley, Maree Prior, Fiona Hawthorne, Lindy Orwin

Summary of Past Programs & Projects

Past Citizen Science

2019

Cooloola BioBlitz

Partner FIDO

2018

Cooloola BioBlitz

Partner FIDO

2018 -19

WaterWatch

Water Quality Monitoring & WaterBugs

2017 - 2018

Seagrass Monitoring

Great Sandy Strait Fauna and Flora Watch

2016

Reef Check

2014

Weed Survey and Control

Funded by Gympie Regional Council Environment Levy

2006 - 2008

Wallum Vegetation Monitoring & Mapping

Funded by Burnett-Mary Regional Group

2003 and 2006

Pandanus Mapping 2006

Funded by Burnett-Mary Regional Group

Pandanus Mapping 2003

Funded by the Australian Government Envirofund

Mapping Data

2007

Rainbow Beach Foredune Protection

Funded by Envirofund 57862 Round 8 (DEWHA)

2007 - 2008

Wader Bird Monitoring and Saltmarsh Protection at Cooloola Cove

Past Research

2018 - 2019

Diving creeks to discover sources of sediment in Tin Can Inlet (Reports)

Part of the B.E.A.C.H. Project

Funded by Gympie Regional Council

Environment Levy

2016 - 2017

Diving to document biodiversity on coffee rock ledges in Tin Can Inlet

Funded by Gympie Regional Council

Environment Levy


Past Advocacy, Communication, Education & Engagement Activities

2019

Science in the Hall

Rainbow Beach

Cooloola BioBlitz

2018

Science in the Hall

Rainbow Beach

Mini Moth Blitz

2018

Science in the Hall

Rainbow Beach

Cooloola BioBlitz

2018

Science in the Hall

Tin Can Bay

Cooloola Coastcare AGM

2017 - 2018

Cooloola Underwater Biodiversity Project (CUBA) Education

Community education program about the biodiversity on coffee rock ledges in Tin Can Inlet

Funded by the Burnett Mary Regional Group


2006 - 2007

Rainwater Harvesting & Melaleuca Wetland Preservation, Tin Can Bay P-10 School

Funded by Australian Government Community Water Grant (DEWHA)

Past Work Projects

2 May - 22 August 2019

Weed Warriors

Tin Can Bay foreshore team

Weeding and revegetation

Funded by Gympie Regional Council Environment Levy 2018-19

2011

Erosion Control and Weed Management on the Cooloola-Southern Great Sandy Coast

2009 - 2010

Cooloola Coast Natural Resource Project

Weed control at Rainbow Beach and Mullens Creek

Funded by Gympie Regional Council Environment Levy 2009-10


2004

Weed control

Partners in Projects - Past

2008

The Bush Learning Program (Integrated NRM / education)

Partnered with Tin Can Bay P-10 School

2007 - 2008

Seagrass Monitoring

Partnered with Great Sandy Strait Fauna and Flora Watch

Last updated 31-7-2019