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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Permanent link to this article: https://cafnec.org.au/2017/06/04/june-green-drinks/

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: https://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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Permanent link to this article: https://cafnec.org.au/2017/02/22/first-ecotone-2017-hot-off-press/

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: https://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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Permanent link to this article: https://cafnec.org.au/2017/02/07/boomerang-bags-cairns-get-involved/

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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Permanent link to this article: https://cafnec.org.au/2017/02/07/fundraise-cafnec-online/

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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Permanent link to this article: https://cafnec.org.au/2016/10/26/mangrove-reefblitz-events/

Green Drinks May 2017

Green Drinks – 26th May – 5.00 til 6.30 pm – EcoWeek Green Drinks! 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 Read more about Green Drinks Cairns

Permanent link to this article: https://cafnec.org.au/2016/08/10/green-drinks-2017/

It All Adds Up: Family Fun Beach Day

  Date : Saturday, June 25 Time: 02:00 – 05:30 PM Location: Yorkeys Knob Foreshore Park (Northern Sims Esplanade) Details: A family friendly event for all ages that aims to raise awareness about plastic consumption and its effects on our environment. With Plastic Free July just around the corner, we would love to show the community what …

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Permanent link to this article: https://cafnec.org.au/2016/06/21/adds-family-fun-beach-day/

Yellow Crazy Ants – Queensland E-Petition

Without urgent action a horror story will unfold in and around this unique World Heritage Area. Yellow crazy ants have breached the boundary of the  Wet Tropics World Heritage Area – internationally recognised as the world’s second most irreplaceable natural World Heritage site – Queenslanders, tell your elected members you want support for the eradication …

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Permanent link to this article: https://cafnec.org.au/2016/05/20/yellow-crazy-ants-queensland-e-petition/

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