Fitzroy Partnership for River Health was pleased to bring together a range of diverse experts to discuss the waterway issues facing the Fitzroy Basin now and into the future in a unique Fitzroy Basin Water Forum in Rockhampton on Friday 24 June 2016.

We thank our speakers for their time and expertise.  Where available we now provide each speaker’s presentation for download for the information of our stakeholders.

N.B. These presentations are provided for information only. For further detail please contact each speaker and their organisation directly.

Topic Speaker
Report Card Highlights Nathan Johnston, Fitzroy Partnership for River Health (FPRH)


Fitzroy Water Infrastructure Projects Ralph Woolley, Gladstone Area Water Board (GAWB)


Great Barrier Reef Report Card & Update Carl Mitchell, Department of Environment & Heritage Protection (DEHP)


Surat Underground Water Impact Report Steven Flook, Office of Groundwater Impact Assessment (OGIA)


Fitzroy Water Quality Improvement Plan (WQIP) Tom Coughlin, Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA)


Mt Morgan Mine Management Update Oskar Kadletz, Department of Natural Resources & Mines (DNRM)


Bureau of Meteorology Water and Climate Outlook – Fitzroy Focus Mohsin Hafeez, Bureau of Meteorology (BOM)


Cotton Australia Update – myBMP Michael Murray, Cotton Australia


Fitzroy River Barrage Update & other RRC initiatives Jason Plumb, Rockhampton Regional Council (RRC)


Fitzroy Salinity Model Tony Weber (Alluvium Consulting)


Resource Sector Update Nathan Johnston (FPRH)


Snapshot of Current Fitzroy Water Research Projects Nicole Flint, CQUniversity (CQU)


Refined Fitzroy Water Quality Objectives for the Fitzroy Jim Fewings, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection (DEHP)