A Plastic Ocean: 2nd Cairns Screening

Cairns and Far North Environment Centre, No Waste, No Worries, Tangaroa Blue Foundation, Cairns Turtle Rehabilitation Centre and The Junk Weavers Inc. are teaming up to bring you a second screening of “A PLASTIC OCEAN” after our sold out session in March! A Plastic Ocean is an award winning film about the impact of plastic …

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CAFNEC at EcoFiesta 2017

CAFNEC at EcoFiesta 2017 Check out our Cairns and Far North Environment Centre video from Cairns ECOfiesta 2017. We talked about Plastic Free July FNQ 2017, Boomerang Bags, the Wet Tropics Plan Review and out latest Ecotone amongst other things AND held workshops to make your own beeswax wraps, and screen printing to give recycled …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cafnec.org.au/2017/06/08/cafnec-ecofiesta-2017/

Ecotone: May Issue

Ecotone is our quarterly magazine. Our members receive an annual subscription to Ecotone – a great way to keep up to date with the latest issues and find out about upcoming events. Check out the second issue for 2017: Ecotone May 2017 Features include articles on: Our Reef and Adani, Plastic Free July, the Esplanade’s migratory birds, Jack …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cafnec.org.au/2017/06/04/ecotone-may-issue/

June Green Drinks

Green Drinks – 30 June – 5.00 til 6.30 pm Cairns and Far North Environment Centre  27-29 Greenslopes St North Cairns  Networking and socialising for our environment – Bringing together a lively mix of people in the environment/conservation/sustainability realm of FNQ from local conservation groups to NGOs, academia, government and business. Register Join the Facebook event …

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Contribute to the Conservation Sector Submission – Wet Tropics Plan Review

The Wet Tropics Management Authority (WTMA) is currently reviewing the Wet Tropics Management Plan (WTMP) 1998.  The Plan regulates activities within the Wet Tropics area which may have an impact on its World Heritage values and integrity. These activities are primarily those which may affect its ecosystems, vegetation, soils, waterways and scenic values. If individuals …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cafnec.org.au/2017/05/18/contribute-conservation-sector-submission-wet-tropics-plan-review/

First Ecotone for 2017 hot off the press

Ecotone is our quarterly magazine. Our members receive an annual subscription to Ecotone – a great way to keep up to date with the latest issues and find out about upcoming events. Check out the first issue for 2017: Ecotone Febuary 2017 Features include articles on: Quolls, KUR-World, Shelburne Bay Buyback, Coal in PNG, Mangrove Monitoring, Cassowaries …

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Volunteers needed: Bike Tour 2017!

Volunteers needed: Bike Tour 2017! Preparations for CAFNEC’s major annual fundraiser, The Far North Wilderness Bike Tour have begun for 2017. The bike tour is an eight day adventure into the wilderness of Far North Queensland traversing national parks, private property and little known creeks and camping spots.  It is fully catered for and supported ride which …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cafnec.org.au/2017/02/14/volunteers-needed-bike-tour-2017/

Boomerang Bags Cairns – Get Involved!

Boomerang Bags – Cairns Chapter When: First Thursday of every month 4.30 – 7.30 pm (next meet up 2nd March) Where: Downstairs of Cominos House 27-27 Greenslopes St North Cairns (the big room under CAFNEC office) What: The Marine Response team are excited to announce we’re starting Boomerang Bags community. Boomerang Bag groups have started up all over …

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Fundraise for CAFNEC online

We are excited to announce you can now fundraise for CAFNEC online via the Go Fundraise website https://www.gofundraise.com.au/ Fun run? Marathon? A personal goal? Why not take the challenge and help out at the same time? Sign up on the GoFundraise website and select Cairns and Far North Environment Centre from the list of charities. Ps. …

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Mangrove ReefBlitz Events

The Cairns & Far North Environment Centre are excited to be teaming up with Mangrove Watch, Djunnunji Land & Sea Rangers and others to deliver some exciting mangrove related events on the 29th – 30th October as a part of the 2016 Reefblitz. Put simply, ‘No mangroves, no reef’: a thriving reef needs thriving mangroves. The far north is home to the most …

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