Woppaburra Beach Clean

Capricorn Conservation Council was honoured to be part of Reef Clean & Tangaroa Blue Woppa Island Clean Up led by Woppaburra TUMRA Aboriginal Corporation. Coordinator, Sophie George, and Conservation Trainee, Summer Stringer, teamed up with other members of the community and many of our CCC members to remove over 100kgs of rubbish from the Island! …

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Darumbal Corporations Cultural Training

Capricorn Conservation Council committee, staff and members attended Darumbal Corporations Cultural Training day in November hosted by Malcom Mann and Darumbal Corporation. The team spent the morning walking Nurim (Mt Archer) learning about its grand history and significance & connection to the Darumbal people. Followed by an afternoon of learning with Aunty Nicky and Aunty…

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Coastal Marine Ecosystems Research Centre

CCC was honoured to join Coastal Marine Ecosystems Research Centre (CMERC) at the Konomie Island Seagrass Research Centre, collecting and transferring Seagrass for the centre to transport to their Gladstone Facility to study how different species adapt to increasing climate change and weather phenomena. During November, CCC had a visit from Uncle Paul Spearim –…

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Konomie Island Environmental Education Centre

2023 has been an exciting year for CCC. Our Coordinator & KIEEC Secretary, Sophie George, and Conservation Trainee, Summer Stringer, have been busy bees on Konomie Island working alongside the Konomie Island Environmental Education Centre PnC President Jeff Krause and Konomie Island Environmental Education Centre Principal, Andrew Gill, CCC volunteers, Capricorn Coast Land Care, Cap…

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