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Upper Teviot Brook Restoration: Vague


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Project lead


Scenic Rim Regional Council

Queensland Bulk Water Supply Authority (trading as Seqwater)

Australian Government (Caring for our Country program)


Scenic Rim Rivers Improvement Trust


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On-ground work

Case study type


Funding source

Australian Government (Caring for our Country program)


Funding amount

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In-kind contribution

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Start date

18 April 2013

End date

10 June 2013


This project is part of the on-ground implementation of the Upper Teviot Brook Sub-catchment Management Project, an initiative supported by project partners Seqwater, Scenic Rim Regional Council, Scenic Rim Rivers Improvement Trust, and the Australian Government’s Caring for Our Country program.

The project will control weeds, restore native vegetation and stabilise eroding banks over 4.3ha of Teviot Brook and two tributaries, which will contribute to improved water quality and riparian health in the sub-catchment. The environmental benefit will include areas featuring endangered Regional Ecosystem 12.3.3 ‘Eucalyptus tereticornis woodland to open forest on alluvial plains’ and other significant Regional Ecosystems classified under 12.9-10.7.

As part of this project:
  • 4.3ha of riparian weed control will be undertaken to protect and restore native vegetation (target species include cat’s claw vine and Chinese elm)
  • soil conservation earthworks and re-vegetation will be carried out to stabilise a creek bank erosion site.

Landholders will maintain the infrastructure established in the project, and undertake long-term weed control. They will use photo-points to monitor riparian vegetation condition in the project area to improve water quality in the Logan catchment by improving riparian vegetation condition and connectivity in Teviot Brook.


This project will:
  • facilitate the uptake of sustainable land management practices by increasing landholder’s knowledge and skills in natural resource management.


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Reference ID


Last updated: 16 May 2015

This page should be cited as:

Department of Environment, Science and Innovation, Queensland (2015) Upper Teviot Brook Restoration: Vague, WetlandInfo website, accessed 25 June 2024. Available at:

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