Mid Obi Riparian Corridor completed

 We very pleased to announce we have recently completed this project. Over 2,100 metres of permanent livestock fencing has been installed, managing livestock to approximately 2.5 kilometres of Obi Obi Creek. To provide the livestock with an alternative water source an off stream watering system was installed. This involved repairing an old … Continue reading

LBCCG Project Manager Report July-August 2014

At LBCCG Management Committee meetings (held monthly), Project Manager Mark Amos presents a Powerpoint presentation updating the Committee on project  progress, expenditure, issues and upcoming (potential) projects. Some of the information is confidential and is removed, however most of the information is as presented. To see a PDF (4 MB) … Continue reading

LBCCG Project Manager Report June-July 2014

At LBCCG Management Committee meetings (held monthly), Project Manager Mark Amos presents a Powerpoint presentation updating the Committee on project  progress, expenditure, issues and upcoming (potential) projects. Some of the information is confidential and is removed, however most of the information is as presented. To see a PDF (1.3 MB) … Continue reading

Ling Landslip Remediation fencing

The Ling Landslip Remediation project is nearing completion of on-ground works (modification of drainage patterns on the neighbouring property will continue later in 2014). The erection of the permanant fencing to manage livestock in the riparian zones and on the landslip envelope was completed in early July 2014. This component … Continue reading

Mid Obi Riparian Corridor

This project is fencing 2,200 metres of Obi Obi Creek over two adjoining properties - managing livestock access and completing the establishment of a fenced  riparian zone between Maleny and Gardners Falls.  Alternative off stream watering is being installed for the livestock, and the endangered remnant vegetation on both properties will be enhanced … Continue reading

The Sunshine Coast Rivers Initiative

The Sunshine Coast Rivers Initiative is a program of management actions and incentives that protect and improve the region's six river catchments. For more information, click on title above.

Recreation & Safety Information for Lake Baroon

For information regarding recreational activities and current status of Lake Baroon, please click on the title above.
In June 2013, Seqwater began their most extensive review of recreational activities and facilities at South East Queensland dams and catchments ever undertaken. Public consultation for the review of Lake Baroon closed in November 2013.
Click here for the Lake Baroon Recreation Guide.

LBCCG 2012-13 Annual Report

Our Annual Report is now available!

'This past year saw the highest ever total project value delivered by LBCCG in a single year. A total of $458,712 from a Seqwater funding base of $123,141, all expended to on - around projects. Over $86,000 in external grants are included in these figures. This year also saw the group expend over $2.5 million since 2000 over 141 catchment care projects, the vast majority since our Seqwater funding agreement commenced.'

March 2014 Bulletin

Our March 2014 Bulletin is now available!

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LBCCG is a small community group formed in 1992 that seeks to improve water quality throughout the Lake Baroon catchment by implementing on-ground works, education and awareness. The group originally worked with a small budget which has now grown to enable the employment of a dedicated full-time Project Manager.