Monthly Archives: December 2016


Five Rocks Beach Clean Up 2016

Five Rocks and the Corio Bay area is one of the most beautiful local areas and as such is pretty important to a lot of people. The Corio Bay/Shoalwater area is also a Ramsar site which means it is a crucial stop off and rest point for migratory shorebirds that can come from as far away as Siberia in the Northern hemisphere.

Which is why the Surfrider Foundation Australia’s Capricorn Coast branch hosts an inaugural Five Rocks Clean Up / Camping weekend in the Byfield National Park from Five Rocks beach, down Nine Mile Beach and through to Corio Bay. Check […]

By |December 21st, 2016|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Five Rocks Beach Clean Up 2016

Farewell Peter

At our AGM on Friday, 2 December 2016 Peter Baggett stepped down from the CC Committee. He came on board in 2005 when we we’re formerly Fitzroy River and Coastal Catchments. For most of his time on the Committee he was Secretary. In recognition for his commitment to Capricornia Catchments and our appreciation by all, Peter was presented with a farewell gift, a framed property map of Clearview, the family property where his father lived and where Peter calls this home. All the best to you and Kay as you start this new adventure together. Peter said “he will still […]

By |December 7th, 2016|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Farewell Peter