South Cape York Catchments


South Cape York Catchments (SCYC) is a community based Natural Resource Management organisation. In the last 12 months we have undertaken works including aquatic weed control, cultural heritage protection, re vegetation of riparian areas, feral pig exclusion fencing from high value wetlands, water quality monitoring and threatened species surveys.

This work is undertaken in partnership with Traditional Owners, Volunteers, Indigenous Rangers and School Students.

March 2014

Cooktown and surrounds beach cleanup   

Sunday 25th May 2014

Pick your  favorite beach around cooktown contact the beach coordinator, recruit your friends and come along for a great day,  click the flyer for more information!


April 2014 News

Photo Competition Winners Announced 

Cape York Climate - The good, the bad and the sensational

Senior 1st Place - Great Roberts

After the fire comes the rain... Rainbow Bee Eater fluffing up in the drizzle.

Junior 1st Place - Sam Simmonds

 This is just one of the beautiful places untouched by mans footprint.

To check out all the wonderful photos and climate messages please click this link. Cape York Climate - Photo Competition