Wambuul Macquarie

Wambuul Macquarie

Wambuul Macquarie River Revitalisation

Wambuul Macquarie River Revitalisation

Thanks to funding from the Central West Local Land Services, the community has come together to breathe new life into the riparian zones of Wellington and Dubbo. It has also been supported by OzFish, who worked with volunteers from Western Paddlers, NSW, and Dubbo Rivercare to ensure this ...

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Wambuul Macquarie – Supporting native fish

Wambuul Macquarie – Supporting native fish

OzFish undertook work in the Wambuul Macquarie catchment to reduce erosion, improve water quality, and provide an important source of shade, shelter, and food through planting native vegetation. This will support the endangered Southern purple spotted gudgeon at Buckinbah Creek where they are ...

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Wambuul Macquarie – Tackling Litter

Wambuul Macquarie – Tackling Litter

OzFish is tackling the litter problem in the Wambuul Macquarie River and have developed a business case for litter prevention projects in the area. The business case provides an understanding of the extent of the litter problem – how much litter is entering the river, from where, and why – ...

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Wambuul Macquarie – Invasive weed removal

Wambuul Macquarie – Invasive weed removal

OzFish has controlled invasive weeds from a section of the Wambuul Macquarie River near Buckhobble to improve water quality and healthy habitat for native fish and wildlife. Volunteers then planted more than 240 native trees and shrubs to create a natural and healthy riparian zone along the river.

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Wambuul Macquarie – Restoring the riparian zone

Wambuul Macquarie – Restoring the riparian zone

OzFish Inland Waterways and Wellington Chapters, in partnership with Landcare NSW, planted native vegetation and removed invasive weeds at The Falls, Scabbing Flat, and Peach Trees Reserve. The work will help to reduce erosion, improve water quality, and provide a boost to native fish in the ...

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Wambuul Macquarie – River Restoration

Wambuul Macquarie – River Restoration

In partnership with Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo Rivercare  and various community groups, OzFish controlled the weeds and  planted native vegetation along a section of Wambuul-Macquarie River owned by Taronga Western Plains Zoo. This  project  builds  on  many years of ...

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