SAVE THE REEF – PRESS RELEASE GLADSTONE

ASTRONAUTS SEE IT, GLADSTONE MONITORS DON’T The dramatic pictures of the Queensland flood plume taken by astronauts shows a brown muddy harbour from outer space, yet Gladstone Ports Corporation [GPC] water quality monitoring program says it is safe to dredge … Continue reading

GLADSTONE HARBOUR – HELL ZONE FOR ANIMALS

Baby turtle found amongst barges saved by boatie 22nd Jan 2013 6:59 PM -GLADSTONE OBSERVER Updated: 23rd Jan 2013 9:17 PM A baby turtle was found amongst the barges at the Gladstone Marina and taken to the Quoin Island Turtle … Continue reading

GLADSTONE NIGHTMARE UNFOLDS

Gladstone Harbour may be headed for environmental turmoil Comments (13) » GLADSTONE OBSERVER David Sparkes 30th Jan 2013 6:57 PM Related Items » Astronaut posts photo of Gladstone Harbour from space » Curtis Island activity returns to normal after big … Continue reading

GLADSTONE HARBOUR DROWNING IN TURBIDITY

GLADSTONE OBSERVER Astronaut posts photo of Gladstone Harbour from space Comments (10) » David Sparkes 30th Jan 2013 8:04 AM The flooding and flow into the Coral Sea at Gladstone, Australia – visible from the Space Station. The flooding and … Continue reading

Latest News on the Reef via Australians for Animals

Australians for Animals Latest News

AFA NEWSLETTER OUT NOW! The latest February 2013 Newsletter is available for viewing on our website and facebook page. Articles by Sue Arnold – CEO of Australians for Animals include: THE FIGHT FOR THE REEF GOES TO CANBERRA There’s a … Continue reading

AWOONGA DAM IS 7.5m ABOVE SPILLWAY

No need to panic as Awoonga could go 7.5m above spillway Gladstone Observer – Sunday 27th January, 2013   Awoonga Dam spilled at its highest level ever due to the severe weather in the Gladstone region. Chris Chan UPDATE 1.40pm: … Continue reading

GLADSTONE HIGHEST JANUARY RAINFALL ON RECORD

Gladstone records highest daily January rainfall on record GLADSTONE OBSERVER 25th Jan 2013 6:16 AM Updated: 1:24 PM   Heavy rain floods Gladstone. Tom Huntley GLADSTONE has recorded its highest daily January rainfall on record, with 272mm falling in the … Continue reading

GLADSTONE DAM OVERFLOWING – AGAIN

Awoonga Dam almost one metre higher than previous record Megan McEwan and Kate Webber 26th Jan 2013 5:55 AM   flood boyne 10.15am: Gladstone Mayor Gail Sellers has assured residents there is no truth to the rumour that Awoonga Dam … Continue reading

GLADSTONE HARBOUR -22,000 VESSEL MOVEMENTS A MONTH

We need more coppers Gladstone Observer 26th Sep 2012 2:00 AM   AS TRAFFIC in Gladstone Harbour increases, so does the need for more water police in the region. With about 22,000 vessels passing through Gladstone Harbour per month, Member … Continue reading