Welcome to Desert Channels Queensland - Caring for the Queensland section of the Lake Eyre Basin

2018 Annual General Meeting


Members and friends, don’t forget our AGM in the DCQ conference room, 92 Galah Street, Longreach, at 1:00 pm on Friday, 16th November, 2018.  Pop in out of the heat and cast your vote (if you’re a member) or just say g’day to our board and tell they what you think are the priorities for natural resource management action in your part of the region – they value input from all parts of the community.

 

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Drought Assistance


If you’re doing it tough in the current drought, the CWA, in partnership with Australian Red Cross, can provide assistance for:

  • groceries
  • vehicle maintenance
  • school expenses
  • utility bills
  • dental expenses
  • medical expenses

You’re not alone. Download an application from here, or call QCWA on (07) 3026 1220.  And check out the Queensland Country Women’s Association and the Australian Red Cross.

A helping hand is waiting.

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We’re celebrating!


The Sesbania field day was a great success.   We celebrated 3 years of incredible advances in our fight to eradicate Prickly Acacia, including an 8-fold efficiency increase, 10-fold cost reduction, 99.96% kill rate, 8-fold grass cover increase, and a 15-fold grass biomass increase.

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Newsflash

Check out the latest Upfront Outback!

Enjoy the archived issues of the Basin Bullet here.