Project partners

Prof. Jane Hunter
UQ e-Research Group
Phone: +61 7 3365 1092

General Purpose South Building (#78) Staff House Road
Level 7, Room 78-709
St Lucia Campus
The University of Queensland
Brisbane QLD 4072

Naomi Soustal
Healthy Waterways Partnership

Level 25 Hitachi Building
239 George Street
Brisbane QLD

PO Box 13086
George Street
Brisbane QLD 4003

Dr Kathleen Ahern
Department of Environment and Heritage Protection
Phone: +61 3330 5608

Level 3, 400 George St
Brisbane QLD

GPO Box 2454
Brisbane QLD 4001

Key contacts for algal bloom sightings

If you find any large algal blooms, record location and details of the bloom then contact the Department of Environment and Resource Management or your local council:

Department of Environment and Resource Management, DERM Pollution Hotline Phone: 1300 130 372

Brisbane City Council, Main Call Centre Phone: +61 7 3403 8888

Gold Coast City Council, Catchment Management Unit Phone: +61 7 5581 6722

Logan City Council, Environment and Sustainability Branch Phone: +61 3412 3412

Moreton Bay Regional Council, Senior Environmental Planner (Catchments) Phone: +61 5433 2406

Redland City Council, Adviser, Environmental Management Phone: +61 3829 8999

Sunshine Coast Regional Council, Waterways Operations Team Leader Phone: +61 5475 7272


The Partners would like to thank the following people for their contributions to the project: Mara Wolkenhauer (Healthy Waterways Partnership), Kirstin Pratt (DERM), Julie Phillips, Kate Moore and the Queensland Museum, Kathleen Ahern, Deb Gale and Chris Roelfsema for their photographs. This website was created by members of the University of Queensland's e-Research Group: Peggy Newman, Simon McNaughton, Uli Eichhorn, Ron Chernich and Damien Ayers.