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Bundaberg on show in travel television program

Mon Repos turtles and a local Bundaberg distillery will be highlighted in a The Great Australian Doorstep episode set to air this month.

Turtle hatchlings start to emerge after cooler conditions

Turtle hatchlings have started to make their way down the sand at Mon Repos after 351 individual nesting turtles have been recorded this season.

Tribe Tropical launches turtle inspired swimmers

Bargara-based swimwear label Tribe Tropical is set to launch a new pattern inspired by loggerhead turtle hatchlings which will raise funds for the Mon Repos Turtle Centre.

Mon Repos cooling trial aims to boost male turtles

A new trial will aim to boost the population of male turtle hatchlings by providing shade and cooler conditions at Mon Repos Beach.

Loggerhead turtle Premiere heads back to sea

EXCLUSIVE: The first loggerhead turtle tagged as a hatchling at Mon Repos to later arrive as a nesting female, Premiere, returned to the ocean today.

Researchers welcome regular loggerhead visitor

Researchers at Mon Repos Turtle Centre have welcomed home a female loggerhead turtle known to them since February 1977.

Turtles inspire new mosaic at Bargara School

Turtle hatchlings inspired the new mosaic art installed at Bargara State School.

Awareness campaign spreads turtle safety message

Sea Turtle Alliance today launched a new turtle awareness campaign highlighting how the community can help make a difference this turtle season.

Bargara bells toll for turtle season

The bells at St Peter's Church rang out across Bargara today to mark the start of turtle season after the first turtle arrived at Mon Repos Beach this week.

Mon Repos park expansion proposed

The Mon Repos Conservation Park could be enlarged by more than 40 hectares to further protect nesting turtles.

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