The Barron Catchment
The Barron River flows east from the Atherton Tablelands to the Coral Sea, north of Cairns in tropical North Queensland, Australia. The relatively short river system feeds from some of the wettest country in Australia and experiences regular storm events, especially during the wet season from December through to March.
A changing landscape has been causing erosion problems.
Farmers in the upper catchment build detention basins to slow water runoff during storm events. more....
Barron Catchment Care Meeting Calendar
Helen Adams Award - 2016
- Barron Catchment Care will be calling for nominations in September 2016.
- If you know someone who has made an unsung contribution to the health of the Barron River Catchment - consider nominating them when nominations open later this year........ more info.
Ian Sinclair, Coordinator
Mobile 0437 635 043
Office (07) 4095 7109