November 2018 | Landholders Driving Change

Mt Pleasant

Their focus is always on the landscape and biodiversity Tailed Emperor-Polyura pyrrhus PHOTO: Garlone Moulin Ocellated velvet gecko Oedura monilis PHOTO: Garlone Moulin Searching for answers, the Mt Pleasant business decision makers  – Jamie Gordon, his wife...

Reef champions

Finalists in Reef Champion Awards Jamie Gordon and Garlone Moulin, Mt Pleasant Station – finalists in the Reef Conservation Champion Award Barry and Leanne O’Sullivan, Glenalpine Station – finalists in the Prince of Wales Environmental Leadership...

Drought review

Government Drought Program under review THE Queensland Government’s Drought Program is being reviewed.  An expert panel is considering what has worked well, what could be improved, and how the State and industry can better prepare for future droughts. The panel has...

Washdown opening

Collinsville washdown facility officially opened OFFICIAL OPENING… pictured at the opening of the facility are (from left) NQ Dry Tropics Land Management Coordinator Rodger Walker, Whitsunday Regional Council Cr Peter Ramage, Whitsunday Regional Council Local...

Carbon farming

SPOTLIGHT AUSTRALIAN State and Federal governments offer a range of assistance and incentive programs to the agricultural sector. These programs involve the provision of tax incentives, cash grants or concessional loans to successful applicants. They commonly target...

Beefier panel

Two more graziers wanted to beef up LDC panel The LDC project is looking for more landholder representation on its project panel to provide strategic and management oversight. Nominations close on Monday 26 November.  They will be discussed at the project panel...