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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.

Mon Repos Turtle Encounter dates announced

The annual Mon Repos turtle season encounters will open for visitors on 6 November 2020 with bookings available from 12 October.

Mon Repos Turtle Centre wins architecture prize

The Mon Repos Turtle Centre built by Bundaberg firm Murchie Constructions has won a prize at the 2020 Queensland Architecture Awards.

Will's short video to help turtle conservation

Junior Turtle Ranger Will Gregson-Allcott has created a short video to show his passion for turtle conservation.

Col Limpus awarded Order of Australia

Dr Col Limpus has been awarded an Order of Australia in the general division of the Queen’s Birthday 2020 Honours.

Merlie the loggerhead turtle’s record journey home

Merlie the loggerhead turtle enjoys a well-deserved rest on World Turtle Day after completing her journey home from Mon Repos in Bundaberg.

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