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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.

Humpback highway a big success

It’s been an incredible whale-watching season off the Bundaberg coast with 100 per cent sighting success on the "Humpback highway".

Fishermen get up close with world's largest sea turtle

A close-up encounter with the world's largest sea turtle has thrilled local fishermen after a recent boat trip in Bundaberg waters.

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.

Bundaberg Region a proud Reef Guardian Council

Bundaberg Regional Council has signed up to be a Reef Guardian Council for the 2020-24 period to support a healthy Great Barrier Reef.

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.

Kellys Beach Resort helps Sea Turtle Alliance

The Sea Turtle Alliance has partnered with Kellys Beach Resort at Bargara in the Containers for Change program.

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.

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