About the Burnett Mary Regional Group
The Burnett Mary Regional Group (BMRG) is the peak NRM body for an area comprising the Burnett and Mary river catchments and the associated sub catchment areas of the Kolan, Elliott, Gregory, Baffle, Burrum and Isis rivers. One of 14 regional bodies in Queensland, BMRG directs investment into community-based programs and works closely with government, industry, community groups and individual landholders to implement projects that deliver positive outcomes in the areas of water quality, ecological diversity, sustainable land management practice, cultural heritage values and coastal and marine management.
BMRG delivers practical solutions that protect and enhance the natural assets for the Burnett Mary region. They collaborate with federal, state and local government, Industry and community groups, Traditional owners and research institutions. Engaging communities and increasing their capacity and participation in natural resource management is also a priority. BMRG is committed to creating a wider understanding of natural resource management issues and creating a balance between resource conservation and resource use and building a sustainable future for the region.