NQBP has a comprehensive program of environmental monitoring that is reviewed annually. It is developed on a port-by-port basis to ensure environmental issues in each port are being adequately monitored.

Ambient Air Quality Monitoring reports

Hay PointMackayMcEwens Beach

Six months of reports are available on our website. For reports further back, please contact us.

Port of Mackay ambient air quality monitoring data is now available 24/7 on our live air quality dashboard.

McEwens Beach ambient air quality monitoring data is now available 24/7 on our live air quality dashboard.

Ambient Water Quality Monitoring reports

Abbot PointHay Point and MackayWeipa

*NQBP started Ambient Water Quality Monitoring at the Port of the Weipa in January 2018.

Seagrass Monitoring reports

Abbot PointHay Point and MackayWeipa

*No survey conducted that year.

Coral Monitoring Reports

Mackay and Hay PointAbbot Point

* No survey conducted during this year – Abbot Point surveys commenced 2016
Note: Coral monitoring is undertaken at Hay Point, Mackay and Abbot Point only.

Long-Term Maintenance Dredging Management Plans

*Plan replaces Figure 3-1 of LTDMP