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

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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Stamford Field Day

Break out of your Prickly Acacia problem at our ‘shed the shackles’ field day at the old school in Stamford, Wednesday, 31st October from 9:30 to 3:00. REGISTER HERE

It’s about:

  • understanding the opportunities to control Prickly Acacia using the new regulatory tools
  • unlocking dramatic savings and efficiencies in Prickly Acacia control


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Seeking Board Members

Desert Channels Queensland is seeking three knowledgeable, connected, motivated and passionate people (Chair and two directors) to guide the organisation for the next three years.  If you think you’re the person for the job, click here for more information.

If you’re passionately committed to sustainable natural resource management and capacity building in the region, and can work collaboratively to ensure that the strategic NRM interests of the region are delivered, then you might be the person for us.  Sound like you?  Click here.


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Check out the latest Upfront Outback!

Enjoy the archived issues of the Basin Bullet here.