Join us at our Tilapia Terminator and Wetland Care Day event!


Looking for a fun and free family event that gets you out of the house?

Join us at the 2018 Tilapia Terminator and Wetland Care Day.


To get involved email by Monday 15 October with:

  • your name
  • best contact number
  • number of people attending
  • any specific dietary requirements

This great event offers you the opportunity to make a real difference and have fun in the process.

Tilapia are an invasive pest fish species and have been found in the Yeppen Lagoon. Join us for a day of fishing and other wetland care activities to help reduce the impact of this pest fish.



  • Tilapia catch and dispatch
  • Water quality testing
  • Fish assessment and hotels
  • Waterbug Blitz
  • Bursary awards, lucky participant prize and more


Event details:

When: Sunday 21 October, 2018

Time: 8:30am-1:00pm

Where: Yeppen Lagoon (access via corner of Normanby & Blackall Streets)

Morning tea and lunch provided.

Please RSVP by Monday 15 October with your name, number of participants, best contact number and any dietary requirements to


What you need:

  • closed in shoes and hat
  • drinking water and chair
  • sunsmart clothing
  • a fishing rod