Mary River Festival 2016 – Yabba Yarning Tent

Theme: Saving the Great Barrier Reef

 




Time

Speaker

Topic

2pm

Brad Wedlock

MRCCC Land-owner strategies for reducing run-off to the reef

2.30pm

Heinz Gugger

Biodynamics a land management system which reduces runoff and purifying water with flow forms

3 pm

Elli Webb

Reducing waste going out to sea: Progress?

Update: What's happening with the Plastic Bag Ban?

3.30 pm

Marilyn Connell

Mary's unique turtles – what is going on in the river?

4 pm

Steve Burgess

Bob Hawke Landcare Award Recipient

Making a small fortune – historical perspectives on farming in the Mary Valley”

4.30-5pm

Maria Zann

Joining the dots.. Past and present connections between the Mary River and the Great Barrier Reef”