The Mackay-Whitsunday-Isaac Healthy Rivers to Reef Partnership (the Partnership) has 31 members who actively contribute to Partnership activities. More than 80% of current Partners are founding members (since 2014).

Healthy Rivers to Reef Partner Logos April 2020

Interested in joining?

Find out more about how your organisation can be involved in the Mackay-Whitsunday Healthy Rivers to Reef Partnership and help guide and contribute to the annual waterway health report card.

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Partner activities in the region

Our Partners are working hard throughout the region to improve the health of our waterways and marine environments. This includes activities across a number of themes including water quality, coastal, agricultural, climate change, and research/innovation projects. The Partnership has developed a mapping system to showcase how and where in the region our Partners are working to improve the health of our waterways and marine environments.


The Partnership also acknowledges the extensive in-kind support from data providers and technical working group members throughout the development of the annual report card. Special thanks go to the Australian Institute of Marine Science; the Bureau of Meteorology , Catchment Solutions, CSIRO, Central Queensland University, the Department of Environment and Science, the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy; the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park AuthorityJames Cook University; North Queensland Bulk Ports, Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences and Reef Catchments for their valuable input to the report card.