FIDO’s K’Gari E-News 13

There has been a huge amount of activity swirling around FIDO since the issue of our MOONBI newsletter last month. Many projects such as the hugely successful Easter Cassia Blitz at Happy Valley came to fruition after almost a year on planning.  Other long anticipated activities such as our proposed Northern Cooloola BioBlitz have finally received Continue reading


Date Claimer – 8th Biennial K’gari (Fraser Island) Conference – Saturday 31st August 2019

Community, Culture and Collaborations – 8th Biennial K’gari (Fraser Island) Conference This event is a collaboration between the Butchulla Aboriginal Corporation and the Fraser Island Defenders Organisation. Fraser Coast Campus University of the Sunshine Coast Saturday 31st August 2019 Keynote speakers: The success of conferences is the result of a lot of promotion and that promotion needs Continue reading


A Collaboration to fund GSS research

Building the Collaboration From 2016 a growing number of groups led by the Lock the Gate movement and the Mary River Catchment Coordinating Committee became increasingly concerned about the potential impacts of the proposed Colton Coal Mine. The proposed mine had managed to evade requirements to undertake a proper Environmental Impact Statement. State and Commonwealth Continue reading


FIDO’s K’Gari E-News 11

Some FIDO initiatives to address the threats of Colton Coal to Great Sandy Strait The probability of long-term and on-going impacts from the proposed Colton Coal mine on Great Sandy Strait are too serious to ignore. Our concerns have led FIDO, the Mary River Catchment Coordinating Committee (MRCCC) and other concerned groups including Great Sandy Continue reading