Our Wet Tropics media and publications team have a host of images, resources and contacts for journalists. The Area's evolution, biodiversity, aesthetic values and cultural heritage provides interesting subject matter for a range of audiences.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone Debra Simmons on (07) 4241 0500 or 0438 187 091.
Archived Media Releases
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Nominations for local heroes for the 2017 Cassowary Awards have now closed. The awards acknowledge and celebrate deserving community members, groups, organisations and schools for their outstanding contributions to the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area. Executive Director of the Wet Tropics
The taskforce successfully treated 125 hectares in the known infestation areas. Executive Director Scott Buchanan said riparian treatments complement the aerial treatments and on ground treatment of residential areas. The aerial treatments were completed this week covers farm lands and
The Wet Tropics Management Authority’s Cassowary Awards gala cermony will be held at Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park in Smithfield on 25 November 2017 where the eight winners will be announced. The Wet Tropics Management Authority’s Cassowary Awards has been recognising the
The Wet Tropics Management Authority delivered its fourth successful Tour Guide Program Field School in Kuranda on 4 and 5 April. The field school participants discovered why Kuranda is ‘not just a village in the rainforest.' The Wet Tropics Tour
Talented young artists are fashioning the final casts, cuts and hews to their amazing artworks as the deadline looms for the Wet Tropics Management Authority’s 39;Keep it Wild' art competition this month. The competition, now in its eighth year, reaches
Wet Tropics Management Authority is supporting new research into endangered species and invasive pests living in the World Heritage Area through its Student Research Grant Scheme. The Authority issued 16 grants to postgraduate students this week delving into environmental, social