Plan Objects

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EKY Bubu Jalun IPA Boundary Cape York Natural Resource Management
Mapoon Country
Great Barrier Reef Lagoon Cape York Natural Resource Management
Statutory (law) Vegetation Management Act 1999 Legislation governing the management of vegetation. Queensland Government
Statutory (law) Cape York Peninsula Heritage Act 2007 An Act to provide for the identification of the significant natural and cultural values of Cape York Peninsula, and cooperative and ecologically sustainable management of Cape York Peninsula. Queensland Government
Statutory (law) Soil Conservation Act 1986 An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the conservation of soil resources and to facilitate the implementation of soil conservation measures by landholders for the mitigation of soil erosion. Queensland Government
Govt Policy Cape York Turtle and Dugong Management Plan The Cape York Turtle and Dugong Regional Plan is part of a wider Cape York turtle and dugong strategy which emerged from a workshop at Djarragun Wilderness Lodge in November 2011. It was more than 30 years in the making. Balkanu Cape York Development Corporation
Govt Policy Blue, Fin and Sei Whale recovery plan 2005-2010 Blue, Fin and Sei Whale recovery plan 2005-2010

This plan was released by the Department of Environment and Heritage and Natural Heritage Trust outlining the measures necessary to protect the endnagered Blue Whale and vulnerable Sei Whale and Fin Whale.

Govt Policy Strategy for Delivering Water Resource Management in Cape York This strategy identifies short term and long term actions that will enhance opportunities for future access to water resources for agriculture, tourism and other industries in a responsible way. Queensland Government
Govt Policy Cape York Regional Plan Published by the Department of State Development, Infrastructure and Planning , the plan identifies and interprets the state’s interests in land use planning and development, as described in the State Planning Policy, for the Cape York region. Queensland Government
Govt Policy Draft Cape York Peninsula Natural Resource Management Plan (2005) The aim of the Plan is to ensure that natural resources are well managed, and protected where required, for the benefit of us all and future generations. The Plan aims as far as possible to be consistent with other regional strategies. Queensland Government
Govt Policy Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council 2010-2020 Environmental Management Plan

This Environmental Management Plan was released by the Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council on December 2010 as a means to outline the Council's policies and actions regarding environmental resource management aspirations and obligations for the long term, from 2010-2020. 

Strategic Queensland Pest Animal Strategies - Feral Pigs (Sus scrofa) The overall vision of the feral pig management strategy is to use best practice management to minimise the impact of feral pigs on the environment, economy and health of Queensland. Queensland Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF)
Strategic Weeds of national significance: Pond Apple Weeds of national significance: Pond Apple

The weeds of national significance project was an initiative of the Commonwealth Government and each individual State Government to work towards the control and eradication of weed species deemed to be of significant importance or that pose a significant risk to the environment.

Strategic Marine Debris Management Plan This document provides a contextual background to the issues surrounding marine debris on the Cape York Peninsula and Torres Strait Islands, Far North Queensland. Tangaroa Blue Foundation
Strategic Western Cape Communities Trust investment strategy 2011-2022

This investment strategy released in 2011 presents an in depth explanation of the funding allocation for the Western Cape Comunities Trust, established by the Western Cape Communities Coexistence Agreement for a number of purposes such as natural resource management and funding allocation for com

Strategic Northern Peninsula Area Council 2010-2020 Land and Environment Management Plan introduction

This document is the introductory pages for the Northern Peninsula Area Council's 2010-2020 Land and Environment Management Plan realesed in December 2010. This is a draft document broken into three sections; introduction, overview of plans, and Land use and Land Management constraints. 

Strategic Mitchell River Watershed Strategic Plan The Mitchell River Watershed Strategic Plan 2013-2016 is an update of the Mitchell River Watershed Management Plan created in 2000. Mitchell River Watershed Management Group (MRWMG)
Strategic Normanby Catchment Water Quality Management Plan Normanby Catchment Water Quality Management Plan

The Normanby Catchment Water Quality Management Plan is written in accordance with the Australian Government’s Framework for Marine and Estuarine Water Quality Protection (the Framework) (DEWHA 2002) and has been funded by the Australian Government Reef Rescue program.

South Cape York Catchments
Strategic Reef Water Quality Protection Plan 2013 Reef Plan is a joint commitment of the Australian and Queensland governments. The plan is a collaborative program of coordinated projects and partnerships designed to improve the quality of water in the Great Barrier Reef. Queensland Government
Strategic Laura Rangers weed and fire plan

This poster outlines the objectives, location, strategy, planned outcomes, and implementation of the Laura Ranger's Weed Management Strategy.

Laura Rangers
Strategic Western Cape Communities Trust & Western Cape Communities Coordinating Committee strategic plan 2009-2012

This document was released by the Western Cape Comunities Trust (WCCT) and Western Cape Communities Cooridinating Committee (WCCCC) as a plan to deliver on 4 key objectives within the mining lease area surrounding Weipa.

Strategic Cape York Peninsula Pest Management Strategy The Cape York Peninsula Pest Management Strategy (CYPPMS) is a broad over-arching document that establishes a Cape-wide planning framework for integrated pest management by government, community, industry and individuals. Cape York Peninsula Pest Advisory Committee (CYPPAC)
Strategic Cape York Peninsula Pest Management Plan 2006 - 2011 The Cape York Peninsula Pest Management Plan (CYPPMP) establishes a Cape-wide planning framework for integrated pest management by Government, Community, Industry and Individuals. Cape York Peninsula Pest Advisory Committee (CYPPAC)
Strategic Western Cape York Water Quality Improvement Plan 2016-2019

How you can invest in water quality improvement planning for Western Cape York

 

Cape York Natural Resource Management
Strategic Annan and Endeavour Strategic Plan The Annan-Endeavour Catchment Management Group has developed this Strategy in close association with all interested community, government and industry groups. Annan-Endeavour Catchment Management Group
Strategic Planned Burn Guidelines - Cape York Peninsula Bioregion of Queensland Planned Burn Guidelines - Cape York Peninsula Bioregion of Queensland

This planned burn guideline provides comprehensive guidance that supports fire strategies and planned burning at a bioregional level.

Strategic Coastal Management Plan The Coastal Management Plan is prepared under the Coastal Protection and Management Act 1995 (Coastal Act) to describe how the coastal zone of Queensland is to be managed. Queensland Government
Strategic Pompuraaw Aboriginal Shire pest management plan 2011-2015

The Pompuraaw Aboriginal Shire Council released the Pompuraaw Pest Management plan in 2011 with the goal of having all community members work towards effective pest weed and animal mamangement while maintaining respect for country.

Strategic Wujal Wujal Aboriginal Shire Council land management pest animals and weeds presentation

This presentation was created by the Wujal Wujal shire council to present the main environmental impacts such as weeds, straying stock (wild horses/cattle), and disturbed areas in Wujal Wujal in an easy to understand format. 

Strategic FNQ Local Government Regional Pest Management Strategy 2010-2015 The Regional Strategy (FNQ Local Government Regional Pest Management Strategy 2010 – 2014) continues to be representative of FNQROC member councils and their partners’ collective effort being greater than the sum of its parts, in respect to reducing impacts from pest animals and weeds. FNQ Regional Organisation of Councils
Strategic Aurukun waterways wetland and coastal draft management plan 2009 (draft)

This draft plan was the product of a contract between Wik Projects and the Department of Natural Resources and Water, created on behalf of the Natural Heritage Trust. This report focuses predominately on the experiences and aspirations of Wik, Wik Way, and Kuugu people.

Queensland Government
Strategic Hope Vale Aboriginal Shire Council Planning Scheme Hope Vale is a community for families that celebrates Aboriginal culture, striving to be sustainable, viable, fair and equitable, accommodating change, fostering growth, promoting success in a friendly and culturally sensitive environment and is an enjoyable place to live. Hope Vale Aboriginal Shire Council
Strategic Normanby Catcments water quality management plan - draft Normanby Catcments water quality management plan - draft

This is the final draft for the Normanby Catchment Water Quality Management Plan and was realeased for consultation and review on the 1st of September 2013.

Strategic Hope Vale Aboriginal Shire Economic Strategy Council 2014-2017 Creating sustainable economic opportunities in a way that improves social, quality of life, and environmental conditions; building community capacity to deal with future challenges and opportunities. Hope Vale Aboriginal Shire Council
Strategic Hope Vale Community Plan 2012 The intent of the community plan is that it will represent the community’s views, visions and values for the future of the local government area, and set a strategic vision for what the community wants the area to be like in 10, 20 or more years. Hope Vale Aboriginal Shire Council
Strategic Hope Vale Aboriginal Shire Council Economic Strategy 2014-2017

This is an in depth economic report and plan regarding the small community of Hopevale situated approximately 46km North of Cooktown.

Hope Vale Aboriginal Shire Council
Strategic Kuuku I'yu Northern Kaanju Ngaachi Cultural Heritage Management Plan Kuuku I'yu Northern Kaanju Ngaachi Cultural Heritage Management Plan

This document outlines the cultural heritage management plan for the Kuuku I’yu Northern Kaanju Ngaachi for the next six years from 2011 to 2017.

Strategic FNQ/Cape York Gamba grass management project 2011-2015 FNQ/Cape York Gamba grass management project 2011-2015

This draft plan intended to reduce the spread of Gamba grass along roads and catchments in two stages over the 4 year period.

Strategic Great Artesian Basin resource operations plan

The Great Artesian Basin resource operations plan was released by the Queensland Department of Natural Resources and water in Feburary 2007. It forms part of a water planning process that intends to ensure water resources in the Great Artesian Basin are maintained for future generations.

Queensland Government
Strategic Wunta Draft Strategic Plan We are proud and culturally strong community organisation. Our Plan outlines how we will use a strength-based approach to provide access to quality tourism, ranger programs, land management and cultural arts programs. Wunta Aboriginal Corporation
Strategic Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council Community Plan 2011-2021 Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council has put together this ten year community plan that will guide us towards our vision of achieving Strong Puuya, Strong Culture, Strong Future for Lockhart River and its people. Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council
Strategic Reef Water Quality Protection Plan 2009 Reef Water Quality Protection Plan 2009

The intention of the Reef Water Quality Protection Plan 2009 was to ensure that the water quality of the Great Barrier Reef Lagoon was improved by addressing non-point source pollution caused by largescale land use along the eastern coast line.

Strategic Cape York Peninsula Fire Management Strategy This Regional Strategic Plan has two purposes: to facilitate regional fire management planning by providing guidance to meet the needs of the Cape York community; and to support fire management planning and its implementation by encouraging and coordinating stakeholder engagement at sub-regional and regional levels, by providing access to relevant research, development and data. Cape York Sustainable Futures
Strategic Cape York Peninsula & Torres Strait Tourism Development Action Plan 2008 - 2011

The Cape York Peninsula and the Torres Strait are recognised as two of the most spectacular and culturally important tourism regions in Queensland and an important point of difference for the Queensland tourism industry.

Queensland Government
Strategic Draft Cape York Peninsula Natural Resource Management Plan

The intention of this plan was to ensure that natural resources on the Cape York Peninsula are well managed and protected for future and current generations where required. This document was a working draft released in October 2004 and has since been superseded by newer plans. 

Queensland Government
Strategic Port of Weipa environmental management plan

This environmental management plan was realeased by the North Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation as part of their environmental program with the objective of acting as a reference document for all then current and potential users of the Weipa port.

Strategic Cape York NRM Regional Investment Strategy, 2013-2018 This Regional Investment Strategy contains the priorities for investment for the five years 2013-2018 as identified through consultation with the peoples and communities of Cape York. Cape York Natural Resource Management
Strategic Regional Weed Spread Prevention Strategy 2008 - 2010 The Far North Queensland Regional Organisation of Councils (FNQROC) Regional Weed Spread Prevention Strategy directs the principle management of priority weeds across the region through actions that minimise further spread of these weed species. FNQ Regional Organisation of Councils
Strategic Northern Peninsula Area Community Plan 2010-2020 Northern Peninsula Area Community Plan 2010-2020

This community plan is the result of consultation with the Injinoo, Bamaga, New Mapoon and Seisia community forums and feedback gained from Public meetings held to inform this plan and the NPA Local Indigenous Partnership Agreement. A separate meeting was held with the Apudthama Land Trust.

NPARC/Apudthama Land and Sea Ranger Program
Strategic Pompuraaw Aboriginal Lands and Waters fire management plan Pompuraaw Aboriginal Lands and Waters fire management plan

The Pompuraaw fire management plan was created by the Pompuraaw Land and Sea Management group on behalf of the Thaayorre and Mungkan Traditional Owners and the Pormpuraaw Aboriginal Shire Council in conjuction with Cape York Sustainable Futures and Firescape Science, to provide various strategies

Operational Laura Ranger Country Plan and Poster Laura Ranger Country Plan and Poster Poster outlining a set of guiding priniciples on which Laura Rangers will operate on their country. South Cape York Catchments
Operational Julery Pastoral Property Pest Management Plan Julery Pastoral Property Pest Management Plan

The plan represents a workable pest management program which identifies, combats and eradicates declared environmental pest plants and feral animals for Julery Pastoral.

Cape York Weeds and Feral Animals Inc.
Operational Managing Aboriginal Lands and Culture

This is a reference document for supporters of the Kowanyama Aboriginal Land and Natural Resource Management Office.

Kowanyama Aboriginal Land and Natural Resource Management Office
Operational Maitland Downs Property Pest Management Plan This plan provides a sustainable land management program for Maitland Downs, to control weeds and pest animals on the property, to ensure it’s economic and environmental viability continues into the future. Cape York Peninsula Pest Advisory Committee (CYPPAC)
Operational Jim's Joint Property Pest Management Plan Jim's Joint Property Pest Management Plan

The plan has been prepared to protect the economy and environment of “Jim’s Joint” from the adverse impacts of weeds and feral animals.Objectives to be achieved within the life of the plan (4 years) are: 1) To prevent the introduction of any new weeds in the next 4 years; 2) To reduce in area all

Cape York Weeds and Feral Animals Inc.
Operational Eastern Kuku Yalanji Indigenous Protected Area Management Plan Stage 1 Caring for Kuku Nyungkal Country Eastern Kuku Yalanji Indigenous Protected Area Management Plan Stage 1 Caring for Kuku Nyungkal Country

Our vision for our bubu (land)1 is to

Jabalbina Yalanji Aboriginal Corporation
Operational Eastern Kuku Yalanji Indigenous Protected Area Management Plan Stage 2 - Jalunji-Warra Land and Sea Country Eastern Kuku Yalanji Indigenous Protected Area Management Plan Stage 2 - Jalunji-Warra Land and Sea Country

Land and Sea Country plan for the protection and respect of traditional areas on the coast and in the GBR lagoon.

Jabalbina Yalanji Aboriginal Corporation
Operational Mitchell River Watershed Management Group business plan

This document was a strategic plan released in late 2012 that intended to guide the Mitchell River Management Group on the priorities of the organisations stakeholders, defining a set of projects and activities for implementation, documenting the areas which funding might come from, and defining

Mitchell River Watershed Management Group (MRWMG)
Operational South of the Embley communities, heritage and environment management plan

This community, heritage, and environment management plan was developed by the South of Embley working project group for the area of Rio Tinto Alcan's mining lease between Aurukun and Weipa in mid 2011.

Operational Butchers Hill Station Pest Management Plan Butchers Hill Station Pest Management Plan

The Plan's purpose is to manage the land of Butchers Hill Station, in a sustainable way, by controlling weeds and pest animals on the property, and ensuring its economic and environmental viability continues into the future.

Cape York Weeds and Feral Animals Inc.
Operational Bunata Property Pest Management Plan This plan aims to protect the economy and environment of Bunata from the adverse impacts of weeds and feral animals.
Operational Aust-Pac Capital Pty Ltd - initial advice statement

The Wongai project was developed in late 2011 and acts as an agreement between the Aust-pac Capital Pty Ltd and the Kalpowar traditional owners providing the local indigenous communities with free carried equity, the appointment of two tradtional owners to the board of Aust-Pac Capital, and assur

Operational Brumby Hollow Property Pest Management Plan This plan outlines the sustainable land management practices for Brumby Hollow over 4 years. Cape York Weeds and Feral Animals Inc.
Operational Kaanju Homelands Wenlock & Pascoe Rivers Indigenous Protected Area Management Plan Primarily, this Plan is for Kaanju people living on homelands, but it also serves as a guide for engaging with Chuulangun Aboriginal Corporation and Kaanju people. Chuulangun Aboriginal Corporation
Operational Mitchell River Watershed Management Group operation plan

The Mitchell River Watershed Management Group released this operational plan as a follow up from the business plan to take tasks identified therein and prioritise them, identify potential partners for projects, and setting measurable outcomes and appropriate times for completion of projects.

Mitchell River Watershed Management Group (MRWMG)
Operational Cook Shire Council Pest Management Plan 2012-2016 The CSCPMP will form a policy document, which is a reference for field and administrative staff, and a guide for the cooperative involvement of ratepayers, residents and adjoining communities in an integrated and coordinated approach to pest management across the Shire. Cook Shire Council
Operational Wunta Traditional Fire Management Plan Stage 1 Wunta Traditional Fire Management Plan Stage 1

This document is to support the re-introduction of an indigenous practical fire management action plan to the Nesbit river area in Cape York Peninsula.

Wunta Aboriginal Corporation
Operational Queensland Coastal Passage Plan

This plan released by the Australian Marititme Safety Authority in July 2014 outlines in detail the operations of ships through coastal passages along the Queensland Coast.

Informational Great Barrier Reef report card 2012 and 2013 Great Barrier Reef report card 2012 and 2013

The Great Barrier Reef report card is part of the Reef Quality Water Protection Plan and measures the progress from 2009 to 2013 regarding the Reef Water Quality Protection plan 2009 targets.

Threatened Species Recovery plan for Mabi forest

This plan was released in 2008 and produced by the Australian Government and Queensland Environmental Protection Agency with the intention of protecting and rehabilitating the Mabi rainforest and where possible expanding the rainforest into surrounding areas, reversing already existing damage to

Australian Government NRM Programmes
Threatened Species National recovery plan for the red Goshawk Erythrotriorchis radiatus National recovery plan for the red Goshawk Erythrotriorchis radiatus

This report was released by several government bodies including the Commonwealth Government with the intention of maintaining populations of the Red Goshawk across Australia and ultimately increasing their population.

Threatened Species Recovery plan for cave dwelling bats, Rhinolophus philippinesis, Hipposideros semoni, and Taphozous troughtoni 2001-2005 Recovery plan for cave dwelling bats, Rhinolophus philippinesis, Hipposideros semoni, and Taphozous troughtoni 2001-2005

In 2001 Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service and the Australian Natural Heritage Trust released a recovery plan for three species of cave dwelling bat; Rhinolophus philippinesis, Hipposideros semoni, and Taphozous troughtoni.

Threatened Species National recovery plan for the Chingia Australis National recovery plan for the Chingia Australis

The intention of this plan was to halt the decline of the fern C.

Threatened Species Whale Shark recovery plan 2005-2010

The whale shark is the world's largest fish and one of only three filter feeding shark species, it was listed as vulnerable in 2001 under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC).

Natural Heritage Trust
Threatened Species Recovery plan for the stream-dwelling rainforest frogs of the wet tropics biogeographic region of north-east Queensland 2000–2004 Recovery plan for the stream-dwelling rainforest frogs of the wet tropics biogeographic region of north-east Queensland 2000–2004

This plan was released in 2001 by the Natural Heritage Trust and Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service with the ultimate goal of improving the conservation status of particular species of stream dwelling rainforest frogs within the Wet Tropics.

Threatened Species National recovery plan for the wet tropics yellow-bellied glider Petaurus australis unnamed subspecies National recovery plan for the wet tropics yellow-bellied glider Petaurus australis unnamed subspecies

The Wet Tropics yellow bellied glider is a small marsupial classified as vulnerable under the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity  Conservation Act 1999 and Queensland Nature Conservation Act 1992.

Threatened Species National recovery plan for the Specatacled Flying Fox Pteropus conspicillatus National recovery plan for the Specatacled Flying Fox Pteropus conspicillatus

The Spectacled Flying Fox is consdiered a vulnerable species under the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 and so this plan was developed by the Queensland and Australian Government's in order to secure long term protection of the flying fox populations by r

Threatened Species National recovery plan for the water mouse (false water rat) Xeromys myoides National recovery plan for the water mouse (false water rat) Xeromys myoides

The water mouse is listed as vulnerable under the Commonwealth Environmental Protection and Biodiversity and Conservation Act 1999 prompting the development of this plan in 2010 in order to improve the conservation status of the species by habitat conservatin, threat reduction, research and publi

Threatened Species National Multi-species Recovery Plan for the Carpentarian Antechinus Pseudantechinus mimulus, Butler’s Dunnart Sminthopsis butleri, and Northern Hopping-mouse Notomys aquilo 2004-2008

This plan was published in 2004 by the Natural Heritage Trust with the intention of halting the decline of the populations of three threatened marsupials: the Carpentarian Antechinus, Butler’s Dunnart, and the Northern Hopping-mouse.

Natural Heritage Trust
Threatened Species National recovery plan for the buff-breasted  button-quail Turnix olivii National recovery plan for the buff-breasted button-quail Turnix olivii

The buff-breasted button quail was listed as endangered under the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 and vulnerable and Queensland Nature Conservation Act 1992 prompting the development of this national recovery plan.

Threatened Species Recovery plan for the Golden Shouldered Parrot Psephotus chrysopterygius 2003-2007 Recovery plan for the Golden Shouldered Parrot Psephotus chrysopterygius 2003-2007

The Golden Shouldered Parrot is a small granivore known for nesting inside termite mounds and at the time of this plan's development was restricted to just two small populations in central Cape York Peninsula.

Threatened Species Recovery for the plan for the southern cassowary Casuarius casuarius johnsonii

The cassowary occurs primarily in rainforest habitats but can also be found in woodlands, swamps, and disturbed vegetation forraging for fruits throughout the Wet Tropics.

Australian Government NRM Programmes
Threatened Species Recovery plan for the Northern Quoll Dasyurus hallucatus Recovery plan for the Northern Quoll Dasyurus hallucatus

This recovery plan was released in 2010 with the ultimate goal of haulting the decline of the Northern Quoll, which are threatened with extinction by cane toads as they have a susceptibility to the toxin.

Threatened Species Recovery plan for threatened seabirds

This plan attempted to improve the conservation status of ten species of Sea Birds by protecting and effectively managing breeding and foraging habitats and ensuring that threats such as pest flora and fauna dont prevent population growth.

Natural Heritage Trust
Threatened Species Recovery plan for the northern bettong Bettongia tropica 2000-2004 Recovery plan for the northern bettong Bettongia tropica 2000-2004

The Northern Bettong has been classified as endangered under the Queensland Nature Conservation regulation 1994 for some time and thus this plan was produced by the Natural Heritage Trust, Queensland Environmental Protection Agency, and Queensland National Parks and Wildlife Service in 2001 in an

Threatened Species National recovery plan for the bare-rumped sheethtail bat Saccolaimus saccolaimus nudicluniatus National recovery plan for the bare-rumped sheethtail bat Saccolaimus saccolaimus nudicluniatus

This plan was released in 2007 with the goal of improving the conservation status of the then critically endangered bare-rumped sheethtail bat.

Threatened Species National recovery plan for the white bellied subspecies of the Crimson Finch Neochmia phaeton evangelinae, and the northern subspecies of the Star Finch Neochmia ruficauda clarescens National recovery plan for the white bellied subspecies of the Crimson Finch Neochmia phaeton evangelinae, and the northern subspecies of the Star Finch Neochmia ruficauda clarescens

This plan was released in 2007 with the ultimate goal of maintaining and increasing the size of wild populations of Crimson and Star finches on the Cape York Peninsula through conservation efforts such as invasive weed reduction in grassland habitats, the implementation of other land management s

Threatened Species Recovery plan for marine turtles

This plan was released in July 2003 by Environment Australia in consultation with the Marine Turtle Recovery tean.

Australian Government NRM Programmes
Community Western Cape Chamber of Commerce strategic plan 2010-2012

This strategic plan was developed following a review of the 2007 Western Chamber of Commerce Strategic Plan during a workshop in Weipa on the 20th of November 2009.

Community Mapoon Aboriginal shire council community plan 2010-2020

This community plan outlines how the community and council believe that the Mapoon area should develop between the 2010 and 2020 period and sets out how the issues affecting the Mapoon region at the time should've been adressed and a vision for the future Mapoon. 

Mapoon Aboriginal Shire Council
Community Mapoon Country Plan: Cultural and natural resource management on Mapoon country with Mapoon people

This plan represents the discussions and conversations of over 30 members of the Mapoon community who were seeking for the long term maintainment of their traditional land.The Mapoon Country Plan was developed to guide the work of the Mapoon Land & Sea Rangers, 6 Clan groups, Shared History p

Mapoon Aboriginal Shire Council
Community Wujal Wujal Aboriginal Shire Council planning scheme

The Wujal Wujal planning scheme was released in 2013 by the Wujal Wujal Aboriginal Shire Council and set out the council's intention for the future of Wujal Wujal over the next 20 years from 2013.

Community Action Plan for Rural and Remote Education 2011-2015 Action Plan for Rural and Remote Education 2011-2015

The Queensland Govermnent released an education improvement plan for Cape York region with the ultimate goal of closing the gap between indigenous and non-indigenous education in Australia.

Community Napranum Community Plan

The Napranum Shire Council released a community plan in 2012 looking at future development for (then) the next 10 years.

Community Mungumby Community Plan

This document was released in March of 2012 following a 2007 Federal Court ruling which recognised the Eastern Kuku Yalanji people's of 129,600ha of country between the South Mossman River and just North of Black Mountain near Cooktown.

Community Mungumby Community Plan

This document was released in March of 2012 following a 2007 Federal Court ruling which recognised the Eastern Kuku Yalanji people's of 129,600ha of country between the South Mossman River and just North of Black Mountain near Cooktown.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: An Assessment of the Conservation and Natural Heritage Significance of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: An Assessment of the Conservation and Natural Heritage Significance of Cape York Peninsula

This report both details the distribution of particular conservation values across the Cape York Peninsula and also acts as a guide for the 40 GIS layers created during the CYPLUS conservation assessment.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Management of Pastoral Holdings Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Management of Pastoral Holdings Cape York Peninsula

The aim of this study was to describe and assess the pastoral industry of the Cape York Peninsula in terms of its [then] current operations and land management as well as to provide an analysis of [then] existing and potential land tenure for pastoral uses.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Aspects of Commercial and Non-Commercial Fisheries of Cape York Peninsula

CYPLUS commissioned WBM Oceanics Australia to prepare this report which describes the level of use of commerical and non-commerical fisheries, factors affecing the environmental condition of said fisheries and habitats, and management issues relating to each of the fisheries and habitats in 1994.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Wetland Definition and Fauna Assessment of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Wetland Definition and Fauna Assessment of Cape York Peninsula

The aim of this project was to define the differnt types and respective distribution of those types of wetlands within the Cape York Peninsula CYPLUS study area and attempt to investigate patterns between wetland habitat and faunal occurence.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Strategy Models Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Strategy Models

This project report was commissioned by CYPLUS to evaluate and compare different stratiegies for land use on the Cape York Peninsula on a variety of fronts.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Areas Containing Significant Species or Habitats Outside the Existing National Parks and Reserves Network on Cape York Peninsula

The Conservation and Natural Heritage Assesment Project was one of the 24 projects undertaken as part of the CYPLUS Land Use Program.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: National Resources Analysis Program Airborne Geophysical Data for Cape York Peninsula

The Airborne Geophysical Survey Project had compiled and upgraded four major regional data sets from Cape York including magnetic, gamma-ray, gravity, and height of ground above sea level.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Land Tenure Systems and Issues of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Land Tenure Systems and Issues of Cape York Peninsula

The CYPLUS Land Tenure project was designed in order to provide information to the Land Use Program on the tenure types and bondaries, and the restrictions they have on land use.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Animal and Weed Pests of Cape York Peninsula

Australia has long been an isolated evolutionary cradle of unique species of plants and animals. The evolutionarily recent invasion of a whole host of animal and plant species has caused significant problems for the ecosystem. 

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Vegetation Survey and Mapping of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Vegetation Survey and Mapping of Cape York Peninsula

This report summarises information about the structure, floristic composition, and areal extent of the present vegetation on the Cape York Peninsula in 1994.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Land Degradation in Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Land Degradation in Cape York Peninsula

This project evaluated land degradationin terms of soil erosion and soil salinity. Soil erosion was examined by the Queensland Department of Primary Industries and the Australian Geological Survey Organisation with assistance from the Bureau of Resource Science.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy Overview of Current Resources, Land Uses and Issues

The Cape York Peninsula is a diverse and important region of tropical Australia covering 13,720,000 hectares.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Values, Needs and Aspirations Study of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Values, Needs and Aspirations Study of Cape York Peninsula

This study was undertaken between July 1994 and Janurary 1995 as a project within the Land use Program of CYPLUS.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Insect Fauna Survey of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Insect Fauna Survey of Cape York Peninsula

It was estimated that two out of every three species of living thing on the Cape York Peninsula are insects. This report surveyed a cross section of the Cape York Peninsula's insects and this provides information on the largest portion of the regions biodiversity. 

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy Thematic Report 3 Of 3 Society and Culture

There are many histories of the Cape York Peninsula and these may see the same events from differing perspectives.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Transport Services and Infrastructure of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Transport Services and Infrastructure of Cape York Peninsula

This report investigated issues relating to transport services and infrastructure on the Cape York Peninsula as part of the CYPLUS Land Use and Natural Resource Analysis Program in 1995.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Indigenous Management of Land and Sea and Traditional Activities in Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Indigenous Management of Land and Sea and Traditional Activities in Cape York Peninsula

The Indigenous Mannagement of Land and Sea (IMLS) report was compiled by anthropologists and other specialists whose contributions relied on their long standinging familiarity with the Cape York Peninsula and the conditions of it's indigenous peoples.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy Thematic Report 2 Of 3 Land Use and Economy

The land on the Cape York Peninsula has historically been utilised by different cultures for different uses. Aboriginal land use was managed by a complex set of cultural practices involving some ecological manipulation (principally by fire) and a degree of active resource replenishment.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Tourism Study of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Tourism Study of Cape York Peninsula

This study endeavoured to gather information about the then present tourims industry in the Cape York Pennsula as well as the future outlook and possible issues that may affect the tourism industry in the Peninsula. 

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Groundwater Resources of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Groundwater Resources of Cape York Peninsula

The study area of this report covered some 143,000 square kilometre, and is remote and isolated from all Australian population cenrs. This area includes Cape York Peninsula from north of Cooktown and some selected areas of the Torres Strait Islands.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Fauna Distribution Modelling for Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Fauna Distribution Modelling for Cape York Peninsula

This project report was published in 1995 as part of the CYPLUS reporting. It's pirpose was to make information of the fauna of the Cape York Peninsula readily available to those who required it or may require it in the future.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy Thematic Report 1 Of 3 Natural Resources and Ecology

The Cape York Peninsula is a diverse and important region of tropical Australia covering 13,720,000 hectares.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Terrestrial Vertebrate Fauna of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Terrestrial Vertebrate Fauna of Cape York Peninsula

The primary aim of the Terrestrial Vertebrate Fauna project was to gather information by undertaking field serves in key areas lacking then existing data on vertebrate fauna and make that available for incorporation into the Conservation Assessment in stage 2 of the CYPLUS report.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resource Analysis Program: Flora Data and Modelling for Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resource Analysis Program: Flora Data and Modelling for Cape York Peninsula

The Flora Data and Modellng Project was one of three projects undertaken by ERIN for the Natural Resources Analysis Program of CYPLUS stage 1. 

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Survey of Forest Resources of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Survey of Forest Resources of Cape York Peninsula

As an aspect of the Land Use Program a study into the forest resources of the Cape York Peninsula was undertaken with the aim of compiling a regional outlook on the economic, environmental, and cultural resources of forests and woodlands in order to establish a baseline of their use in the early

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Fire on Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Fire on Cape York Peninsula

This report was commisioned by CYPLUS and brings together published material on fire that is of relevance to the Cape York Peninsula.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Surface Water Resources of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Surface Water Resources of Cape York Peninsula

This report is part of the CYPLUS Land Use Program and establishes an overview of the surface water resurces on the Cape York Peninsula at the time, including an assesment on the reliability of project deands and related environmental and social issues associated with that.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resource Analysis Program: Environmental Regions of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resource Analysis Program: Environmental Regions of Cape York Peninsula

The Environmental Resources Information Network (ERIN) was established as a program in the Commonwealth Environment Portfolio in 1989 to provide geographically related environmental inormation required for planning and decision making.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Regolith-Terrain Mapping of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Regolith-Terrain Mapping of Cape York Peninsula

Regolith within the CYPLUS area in North Queensland consists both of 'in situ' weathered beardock and transported minerals. In situ weathered bedrock refers to deep weathering profiles with bauxitic or ferruginous durcrusts, mottled zones, and pallid zones as well as residual sa

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Economic Assessment and Secondary Tertiary Industries of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Economic Assessment and Secondary Tertiary Industries of Cape York Peninsula

This report was commisioned by the CYPLUS task force for the Centre for Applied Economic Research and Analysis (CAERA) at James Cook Univeristy of North Queensland to perform a cross-sectoral economic assesment of the regional economy in the Cape York Peninsula. 

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Population Characteristics of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Population Characteristics of Cape York Peninsula

This report investigated the population of the Cape York Peninsula and evaluated the collected data in order to create numerous statistics on the region including population progressions, tourism, birh trates, educational attendance, population mapping, cultural mapping, economy, documentation of

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resource Analysis Program: Ecology and Conservation the Golden Shouldered Parrot Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resource Analysis Program: Ecology and Conservation the Golden Shouldered Parrot

The Golden-shouldered Parrot (Psephotus chrysopterygius) once occured accross much of central Cape York however it is now cofned to a handfull of small areas with small populations.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Pastoral Industry of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Pastoral Industry of Cape York Peninsula

Despite ongoing harsdhip and difficult working conditions there was a strong desire by cattlemen and their families to persevere wth the beef industry as independent produers free of government support and unnecessary regulations. 

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Digital Geological Data for Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Digital Geological Data for Cape York Peninsula

Geospatial information gathered previously was assembled and analysed to create a single integrated digital geological map of the CYPLUS area derived from the appropriate previous 1:250,000 series maps however with amendments and new information incorporated whre possible. 

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Other Primary Industries (Non-Pastoral, Non-Forestry) of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Other Primary Industries (Non-Pastoral, Non-Forestry) of Cape York Peninsula

Prior to the execution of this project regional stakeholders and industry representatives expressed differing opinions concerining the development potential of other agricultural industries within the CYPLUS area.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Development, Maintenance and Coordination of the Geographic Information System (GIS) for Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Development, Maintenance and Coordination of the Geographic Information System (GIS) for Cape York Peninsula

The CYPLUS GIS was created to support the collection, anaysis and display of natural resource, social, and economic data which arrose from the enactment of stage 1 of the Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resource Analysis Program: Mineral Resource Inventory of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resource Analysis Program: Mineral Resource Inventory of Cape York Peninsula

As part of the Natural Resources Analysis program the Geological Survey Division of the Queensland Department of Minerals and Energy compiled a database of known mineralisation within the CYPLUS area in order to update and expand then current knowledge of the bedrock geology, regolith, geochemist

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Current Administrative Structures on Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Current Administrative Structures on Cape York Peninsula

This project was commisioned in 1994 by CYPLUS to provide a description of the instiutional structures on the Cape York Peninsula that have relevance for land use planning and resource management.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Services and Infrastructure of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Land Use Program: Services and Infrastructure of Cape York Peninsula

This report which compromises an aspect of the CYPLUS reporting gives an overview of the social structure and inherit obstacles in the way of community growth on the Cape York Peninsula.

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resource Analysis Program: Marine Vegetation of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resource Analysis Program: Marine Vegetation of Cape York Peninsula

As part of the Natural Resources Aalysis Prgoram the Fisheries Division of the Queensland Department of Primary Industries mapped the marine vegetation (mangroves and seagrasses) for Cape York Peninsula from July 1992 to June 1994 with field work undertakein in November 1992, May 1993, and April

CYPLUS Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Coastal Environment Geoscience of Cape York Peninsula Cape York Peninsula Land Use Strategy: Natural Resources Analysis Program: Coastal Environment Geoscience of Cape York Peninsula

The Coastal Environment Geoscience Survey project utilised a variety of information and techniques to compile the coastal geoscientific information necessary for the developent of a land use strategy for Cape York Peninsula.