2019 archived crocodiles reported

    December 2019

    Report no.Date report receivedReport detailsDepartmental responseZoneLocal government area
    2019-72130/12/2019Crocodile reported at Proserpine River Boat Ramp, Whitsunday.Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneWhitsunday Regional Council
    2019-72026/12/2019Crocodile reported at Gaviel Creek, Rockhampton.Recent crocodile warning signs are in place. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a vessel based site assessment when operationally convenient. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneRockhampton Regional Council
    2019-71931/12/2019Crocodile reported at South Mission Beach.Surf Life Saving Club are aware of the sighting. No concerning behaviour reported. Crocodile likely to be passing through the area. No further action.Zone D. Targeted beach management zoneCassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-71831/12/2019Crocodile reported at Back Beach Road, Yarrabah.Well-known crocodile habitat. No concerning behaviour reported. Crocodile likely to be passing through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneCairns Regional Council
    2019-71730/12/2019Crocodile reported at Captain Cook Highway, Red Cliff Point.Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneDouglas Shire Council
    2019-71630/12/2019Crocodile reported at Black River, Beach Holm.Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assesment and observed no crocodiles. Crocwise information was provided. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneTownsville Regional Council
    2019-71529/12/2019Crocodile reported at Gaviel Creek, Rockhampton.Recent crocodile warning signs are in place. No aggressive behaviour reported. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a vessel based site assessment when operationally convenient. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneRockhampton Regional Council
    2019-71427/12/2019Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads.No aggressive behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneCassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-71327/12/2019Crocodile reported at Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas.Surf Life Saving Club notified. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone D. Targeted beach management zoneDouglas Shire Council
    2019-71226/12/2019Crocodile reported at Captain Cook Highway, Pebbly Beach.Surf Life Saving Club notified. No aggressive behaviour reported. Crocwise education provided. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneDouglas Shire Council
    2019-71124/12/2019Crocodile reported at Crystal Creek, Mutarnee.Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneTownsville Regional Council
    2019-71024/12/2019Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham.Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneHinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-70924/12/2019Crocodile reported at Tassal Prawn Farm, Mission Beach.Departmental Wildliffe Officers to conduct a site assessment and provide Crocwise education when operationally convenient.Zone E. General management zoneCassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-70823/12/2019Crocodile reported at Bluemetal Creek, Russell River National Park.Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and confirmed presence of crocodiles in the creek area. No aggressive behaviour observed and none were in the size class reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneCairns Regional Council
    2019-70723/12/2019Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton.Recent crocodile warning signs are in place. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a vessel based site assessment when operationally convenient. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneRockhampton Regional Council
    2019-70623/12/2019Deceased crocodile reported at Chinaman Creek, Trinity Inlet.Departmental Willife Officers conducted a vessel based site assessment and the deceased crocodile was not sighted.Zone E. General management zoneCairns Regional Council
    2019-70523/12/2019Crocodile reported at Karumba Beach, Gulf of Carpentaria.Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment when operationally convenient.Zone E. General management zoneCarpentaria Shire Council
    2019-70422/12/2019Crocodile reported at Forest Beach, Allingham.Crocodile appears to have been moving through the area.Zone D. Targeted beach management zoneHinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-70220/12/2019Deceased crocodile reported at Chinaman Creek, Trinity Inlet.Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a vessel based site assessment and the deceased crocodile was not sighted.Zone E. General management zoneCairns Regional Council
    2019-70119/12/2019Crocodile reported at Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island.QPWS Rangers notified and recent crocodile sighting warning signs were placed in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneTownsville Regional Council
    2019-70019/12/2019Crocodile reported at Magnetic Island, Townsville.QPWS Rangers notified and recent crocodile sighting warning signs were placed in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneTownsville Regional Council
    2019-69919/12/2019Crocodile reported at Peter Faust Dam, Proserpine.Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no crocodile observed. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneWhitsunday Regional Council
    2019-69819/12/2019Crocodile reported at Hay Point, Mackay.Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were placed.Zone E. General management zoneMackay Regional Council
    2019-69719/12/2019Crocodile reported at Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island.QPWS Rangers notified and recent crocodile sighting warning signs were placed in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneTownsville Regional Council
    2019-69619/12/2019Crocodile reported at Bruce Highway, Proserpine.Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no crocodiles observed. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneWhitsunday Regional Council
    2019-69518/12/2019Crocodile reported at Roncato Road, Jarvisfield.Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Crocwise education was provided.Zone E. General management zoneBurdekin Shire Council
    2019-69418/12/2019Crocodile reported at Boyne River, Boyne Island.Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneGladstone Regional Council
    2019-69318/12/2019Crocodile reported at Cairns Esplanade.Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Crocwise information provided. Crocodile likely to be passing through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone D. Targeted beach management zoneCairns Regional Council
    2019-69216/12/2019Crocodile reported at Clifton Beach, Cairns.Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Surf Life Savers have been notified. Crocodile likely to be passing through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone D. Targeted beach management zoneCairns Regional Council
    2019-69116/12/2019Crocodile reported at Daru Creek, Moresby.Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. CrocWise information provided. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneCassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-69016/12/2019Crocodile reported at Nyleta Creek, Silkwood.Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted both day and night-time site assessments and no crocodiles were observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were placed. Crocodile likely to be passing through the area. No further action.Zone E. General management zoneCassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-68916/12/2019Crocodile reported at Main Beach, Emu Park.No unusual behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneLivingstone Shire Council
    2019-68816/12/2019Deceased crocodile reported at Saltwater Ceek, Rocky Point.No further action required.Zone E. General management zoneDouglas Shire Council
    2019-68511/12/2019Crocodile reported at Normanton River, Karumba.Recent crocodile warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneCarpentaria Shire Council
    2019-68411/12/2019Crocodile reported at Palm Cove.Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment and install recent crocodile sighting warning signs.Zone D. Targeted beach management zoneCairns Regional Council
    2019-68310/12/2019Crocodile reported at Bramston Beach.Well-known crocodile habitat. No unusual behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneCairns Regional Council
    2019-68210/12/2019Crocodile reported at Digger Bridge, Mowbray River.Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneDouglas Shire Council
    2019-6809/12/2019Crocodile reported at Proserpine Dam.Departmental Wildlife Officers  conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Recent crocodile warning signs installed. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneMackay Regional Council
    2019-6798/12/2019Deceased crocodile reported at Port Street, Port Douglas.No further action required.Zone E. General management zoneDouglas Shire Council
    2019-6786/12/2019Crocodile reported at Noah Beach, Daintree National Park.Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneDouglas Shire Council
    2019-6776/12/2019Crocodile reported at Hartley Creek, Wangetti.Well-known crocodile habitat. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs installed.Zone E. General management zoneDouglas Shire Council
    2019-6766/12/2019Crocodile reported at Endeavour River.Well-known crocodile habitat, and no aggressive behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports.Zone E. General management zoneCook Shire Council
    2019-6743/12/2019Crocodile reported at Trinity Beach.Local Life Saving Club notified. Site assessment undertaken, no crocodiles observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Crocwise education provided.Zone D. Targeted beach management zoneCairns Regional Council
    2019-6722/12/2019Crocodile reported at Forrest Beach, Hinchinbrook Shire Council.Surf Life Saving Club notified. Crocodile appears to have been moving through the area.Zone D. Targeted beach management zoneHinchinbrook Shire Council

    November 2019

    Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental responseZone Local government area
    2019-668 27/11/2019 Crocodile reported at the Port of Townsville. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a land based site assessment, no crocodiles were observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were placed. Crocwise education provided. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-667 26/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Cape Richards off Orchid Beach, Hinchinbrook Island. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-666 25/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Cartwright Road, Eubenangee. Crocwise education provided. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-665 24/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Bowlin Road, Bridge Depot Hill, Rockhampton. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-664 24/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. No unusual behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-663 24/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Yorkeys Knob, Cairns. Surf Life Saving Club closed the beach. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs placed in the area. Crocodile may have been moving through the area, monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-662 24/11/2019 Crocodile reported at South Mission Beach. Crocodile tracks reported only, monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-661 23/11/2019 Crocodile reported at North Bramston Beach. Well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-660 22/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Magnetic Island. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-659 21/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Bohle River, Townsville. No aggressive behaviour was observed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-658 21/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Idalia, Townsville. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no crocodiles were observed. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a night-time sight assessment. Crocwise information provided. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-657 21/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Mowbray River. Well-known crocodile habitat, and no aggressive behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-656 21/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands. Well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-655 21/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Haydon Road Boat Ramp, Kurrimine Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment and place recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-654 21/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Gilbert Street Boat Ramp, Karumba. Departmental Wildlife Officers will undertake a site assessment and place recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone E. General management zone Carpentaria Shire Council
    2019-653 20/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Mission Beach. Local Surf Life Saving Club notified. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs placed in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-652 20/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Ellis Beach. Crocodile sighted 20-30m off-shore. Local Surf Life Saving Club notified. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no crocodiles observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs installed and Crocwise education provided. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-651 20/11/2019 Crocodile to be reported at North Mission Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-650 19/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Airlie Beach. The animal was sighted 150m from shore. Local Surf Life Saving Club notified. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be placed. Site assessment to be conducted. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-648 18/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzgerald Esplanade, Innisfail. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no crocodiles observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs placed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-646 15/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Nyleeta Creek, Silkwood. Departmental Wildlife Officers have undertaken a site assessment, no crocodile observed at the time. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs placed in the area. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-645 14/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Mowbray River, Craiglie. Well-known crocodile habitat. Boat ramp currently closed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-644 12/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Deep Creek, Kewarra Beach Resort. Report forwarded on to contractors to remove animal from the wild. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs placed and site assessment conducted. No crocodiles sighted during assessment of the area. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-643 13/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands Ingham. Tyto staff and wildlife staff are monitoring the crocodile's behaviour. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-642 13/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas. Crocodile travelling off-shore. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-640 12/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be placed in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-639 11/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Ellis Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no crocodile observed. The animal was likely to be passing through the area. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs installed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-637 11/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Cassowary Coast. Departmental Wildlife Officers have conducted an assessment of the area, no crocodiles observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs installed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-636 9/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Reef St, Zilzie. Crocodile likely to be passing through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Livingstone Shire Council
    2019-635 8/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Kewarra Beach. Slide reacks only observed, do not appear to be recent. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-634 7/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Lilliesmere Lagoon, Ayr. Departmental Wildlife Officer to install permanent crocodile sighting warning signs and provide Crocwise information. Zone E. General management zone Burdekin Shire Council
    2019-633 7/11/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Wungu Beach, Yarrabah. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Yarrabah Aboriginal Shire Council
    2019-632 7/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone C. Targeted management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-631 7/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-630 6/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Coral Beach, Shute Harbour. Crocodile observed 30m off-shore. Surf Life Saving Club notified. Animal was in transit along the coast. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-629 5/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Landings Road, Koumala. Natural crocodile habitat and no concerning behaviour reported. Permanent crocodile sighting warning signs are installed at this location. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-627 1/11/2019 Crocodile reported at Etna Creek Boat Ramp, Rockhampton. Crocwise messaging was provided. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be deployed. A vessel based spotlight assessment to be conducted. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council

    October 2019

    Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental responseZone Local government area
    2019-626 31/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Port Alma Boat Ramp, Rockhampton. Crocwise messaging provided. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be placed. Site assessment conducted, no concerning behaviour noted. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-625 31/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands. Crocwise messaging provided. There have been several sightings of this animal recently. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs have been removed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-624 31/10/2019 Crocodile tracks reported at Coconuts, Sandfly Creek. Crocwise messaging provided. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-621 29/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Bale Drive, Port Douglas. Crocwise messaging provided. No aggressive behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-620 28/10/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Fitzgerald Creek, Innisfail. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-619 28/10/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Carmila Creek, Mackay. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-617 24/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-616 23/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Alva Beach. Ayr Surf Life Savers notified. Likely to be passing through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Burdekin Shire Council
    2019-615 23/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island. No unusual behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-614 22/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Ross Creek. No concerning behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Livingstone Shire Council
    2019-613 22/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Annan River. Yuku Baja Rangers to conduct a site assessment and place recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-611 21/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island. Local Wildlife Officers to place recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-610 21/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Fraser Island. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Gympie Regional Council
    2019-609 19/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Port Douglas. Crocodile sighted off-shore, likely to be passing through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-608 18/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Woodgate. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Bundaberg Regional Council
    2019-607 18/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Tully Heads. No concerning behaviour displayed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-605 17/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Dixons Inlet, Port Douglas. Well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-604 17/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Ellis Beach. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-603 17/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Shoal Point, Mackay. No concerning behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-602 17/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are currently in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-601 16/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place, Wetlands Staff are advising visitors of the animal's presence. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-600 16/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Mowbray River. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-599 16/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place, Wetlands Staff are advising visitors of the animal's presence. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-598 16/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Mission Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers have conducted a site assessment and installed Recent crocodile sighting warning signs. No crocodiles observed, it is likely the animal was passing through. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-597 15/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs deployed to the area. No concerning behaviour. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-596 15/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas. Surf Life Saving Club notified. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-595 15/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Cawarral Creek, Emu Park. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs deployed. A spotlight survey was conducted, no crocodiles observed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-594 15/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Toomulla. Site assessment conducted of area, no crocodile observed. Crocwise education provided. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-593 14/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Garners Beach. No concerning behaviour reported. Crocodile likely to be passing through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-592 14/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Alva Beach, Ayr. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Burdekin Shire Council
    2019-591 13/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Ellis Beach. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Surf Life Saving confirmed a 4m crocodile, and alerted beach goers of sighting. Animal likely to be passing through. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-590 11/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Coconuts Beach, Cape Tribulation. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-585 9/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are currently in place. Departmental Wildlife Officers are monitoring behaviour of the crocodile. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-584 8/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Boar Creek, Tully. No concerning behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-582 6/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Kewarra Beach. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-581 6/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-580 4/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. Crocwise education provided. Crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-579 4/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Long Island, Whitsundays. Departmental Wildlife Officers provided Crocwise education with a focus on how to work safely on or near the water's edge. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-578 3/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs in place. No concerning behaviour displayed, monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-577 3/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Half Moon Bay Golf Club, Yorks Knob. Crocwise education provided. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be placed, area on golf course to be temporarily isolated. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-576 1/10/2019 Crocodile reported at Tassal Prawn Farm, Mission Beach. No concerning behaviour reported. Departmental Wildlife Officers to undertake a site assessment and provide Crocwise education to farm staff. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council

    September 2019

    Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental responseZone Local government area
    2019-575 30/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Rose Bay Golf Club, Townsville. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Department working with management to monitor the animal. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-574 30/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Settlement Road Boat Ramp, Saint Lawrence. Departmental Wildlife Officer conducted a site assessment, no crocodiles observed. Crocwise messaging provided. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs installed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Isaac Regional Council
    2019-573 28/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-572 25/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Moa Island. Departmental Wildlife Officers to work with local rangers. Zone E. General management zone Torres Shire Council
    2019-571 25/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. Well-known crocodile habitiat. Warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-570 25/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Ingham. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-569 25/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads. Crocwise education provided. No concerning behaviour displayed. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-567 24/09/2019 Crocodile reported at St Crispins Lake, Port Douglas. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-564 23/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wtlands, Ingham. Well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-563 22/09/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Mitchell River, Kowanyama. Departmental Wildlife Officers to investigate. Zone E. General management zone Kowanyama Aboriginal Shire Council
    2019-561 21/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Trinity Inlet. Well-known crocodile habitat. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-560 19/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. Well-known crocodile habitat. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-559 18/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. No concerning behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-558 17/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Bramston Beach. The crocodile was likely to be passing through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-557 16/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are currently in place. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-556 16/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Garbutt Park, Ingham. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-555 16/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton. Well-known crocodile habitat, no concerning behaviour reported. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-553 13/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Missionary Bay, Hinchinbrook Island. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-552 13/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands. Crocwise messaging provided. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-550 12/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton. Crocwise messaging provided. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be placed. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-549 12/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands. Crocwise messaging provided. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-547 10/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads. No concerning behaviour. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-546 10/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs placed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-543 6/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Keppel Sands. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs currently in place. Zone E. General management zone Livingstone Shire Council
    2019-542 5/09/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Halifax. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no carcass located. Further investigation required. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-541 5/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Bramston Beach. Animal is passing through in well-known crocodile country Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-540 3/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-536 2/09/2019 Crocodile reported at St Crispins Lake, Port Douglas. Departmental Wildlife Officers to undertook a site assessment 03/09/2019. A 2.5m crocodile was observed, displaying normal behaviour. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were placed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-535 2/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Keppel Sands Beach. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs deployed, and Crocwise messaging provided. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-534 2/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Ingham, Cardwell Range. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment when operationally feasible. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-533 2/09/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Boar Creek, Yarrabah Road. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment when operationally feasible. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-532 2/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Prince of Wales Island. Monitoring for further sighting reports. The crocodile is likely to be moving through the area. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-531 2/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Prince of Wales Island. It is likely that the crocodile was moving through the area, normal behaviour displayed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-530 1/09/2019 Crocodile reported at Trinity Beach. Surf Life Saving closed the beach. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council

    August 2019

    Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental responseZone Local government area
    2019-529 31/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Mission Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a vessel based survey, no crocodiles observed. It is likely the animal was passing through the area. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-528 31/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Jack Fossey Park, Innisfail. Site assessment conducted 01/09/2019, no crocodiles observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs placed in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone C. Targeted management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-525 29/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Mud Island. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs placed and Crocwise education provided. Site assessments completed, no crocodiles in the area displaying concerning behaviours. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-524 29/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Keatings Lagoon, Cooktown. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs have been placed in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-523 28/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads. Spotlight assessment conducted 27/08/2019, a small crocodile observed displaying normal behaviours. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-521 27/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Ross River. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone A. Barrier and removal zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-520 27/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Murray Creek, Mount Pelion. Well-known crocodile habitat, with the animal displaying normal behaviour. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-519 22/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Tiaro, Mary River. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Fraser Coast Regional Council
    2019-518 26/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Saltwater Ck, Miallo. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-516 24/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Port Douglas. Surf Life Saving Queensland notified. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-515 21/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Barney Point Beach. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs deployed. Land based site assessment conducted, no crocodiles observed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone C. Targeted management zone Gladstone Regional Council
    2019-514 21/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, South Yamba. Recent warning signs deployed. Vessel based spotlight survey conducted 22/08/2019, and daytime land-based survey conducted 23/08/2019. Crocodile observed during both site assessments. Behavioural assessment confirms the animal is displaying normal behavio Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-512 20/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Burdekin River, Inkerman. Well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Burdekin Shire Council
    2019-510 20/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Dr, Tully Heads. Crocwise information provided. Site assessment conducted by Departmental Wildlife Officers sighting two crocodiles. Spotlight assessment conducted 27/08/2019, a small crocodile displaying normal behaviour sighted. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-509 20/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Cooks Landing, Thursday Island. Local rangers to conduct a field assessment when operationally feasible. Zone E. General management zone Torres Shire Council
    2019-506 19/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Alligator Ck, Hay Point. Well-known crocodile habitat, permanent crocodile warning signs are in place. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be placed and Crocwise education to be provided. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-504 17/08/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Yarrabah. Carcass disposed of by Departmental Wildlife Officers. Zone E. General management zone Yarrabah Aboriginal Shire Council
    2019-502 17/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Endeavour River, Cooktown. Crocwise education provided.  Yuku-Baja Muluku Rangers undertook a site assessment and deployed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. No crocodiles observed. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-501 16/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, observing one crocodile. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-499 11/08/2019 Crocodile reported at North Kennedy River, Lakefield. Well-known crocodile habitat. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-498 10/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Cattle Creek. Well-known crocodile habitat. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-497 9/08/2019 Crocodile reported at St Pauls Community, Moa Island. Slide marks only observed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-496 9/08/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at North Johnstone River, Upper Daradgee. Wildlife officers conducted a site assessment, no crocodiles or carcasses were observed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-495 6/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Black River, Townsville. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment 08/08/2019 and placed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. A 3.5m crocodile was observed displaying normal behaviour. Crocwise education provided. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-494 4/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Bullock Point, Inskip. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Gympie Regional Council
    2019-492 1/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Seaforth Creek, Mackay. Well-known crocodile habitat. No concerning behaviour reported. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-491 1/08/2019 Crocodile reported at Umagico. Well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council

    July 2019

    Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental responseZone Local government area
    2019-490 31/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Tins Creek, Wangetti Beach. Well-known crocodile habitat. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be placed in the area. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-489 31/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Hartley’s Creek, Wangetti Beach. Limited information provided. Crocwise education provided. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-488 31/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Barramundi farm, Mourilyan. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and provided further Crocwise education. Well-known crocodile habitat next to the farm. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-487 31/07/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Barramundi farm, Mourilyan. Departmental Wildlife Officers have conducted a site assessment and removed and disposed of the carcass. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-485 30/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Marina Parade, Ingham. Believed to be same crocodile as reported in sighting 2019-480, which has been declared as a problem crocodile. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-484 29/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Anichs Bridge, Mossman River, Mossman. Site assessment conducted 29/07/2019 by Departmental Wildlife Officers, no crocodile observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs have been placed. Crocwise education has been provided. Zone C. Targeted management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-483 29/07/2019 Crocodile report  Foxton Bridge, Mossman. Crocwise education provided. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment 29/07/2019, no crocodiles observed. Vessel based spotlight assessment conducted 31/07/2019, no crocodiles observed in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone C. Targeted management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-481 29/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Marina Parade, Ingham. Believed to be the same animal as reported in sighting 2019-480, which has been targeted for removal. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-477 28/07/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Healy Creek, Yabulu. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-476 28/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Etna Creek. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be deployed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-475 28/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Haughton River, Giru. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Burdekin Shire Council
    2019-474 27/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Foxton Bridge, Mossman River, Mossman. Departmental Wildlife Officers to place recent crocodile sighting warning signs Zone C. Targeted management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-473 26/07/2019 Two crocodiles reported at Moa Island, Kubin. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs placed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-472 26/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Hull River, Hull Heads. No concerning behaviour has been displayed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-471 25/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Shute Harbour, Whitsundays. Crocodile likely to be passing through the area. Crocwise education to be provided, and recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be deployed. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-469 25/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be placed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-467 24/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Hull Heads, Cassowary Coast. Normal behaviour displayed. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-466 24/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Narelle Lake, Northern Sands Quarry, Cairns. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs in place, Crocwise education provided. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-465 23/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Magnetic Island. Site assessment was undertaken by Departmental Wildlife Officers, no crocodiles observed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-464 20/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Beelbi Creek. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Fraser Coast Regional Council
    2019-463 23/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Moa Island, Kubin. Well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-462 23/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Normanton. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Carpentaria Shire Council
    2019-461 23/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Rowes Bay Golf Club, Pallarenda, Townsville. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-460 22/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Cattle Creek, Ingham. Well-known crocodile habitat, crocodiles displaying normal behaviours. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-459 19/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Diggers Bridge, Mowbray River. No aggressive behaviour reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-458 16/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas. Surf Life Saving Club monitored movements of the animal and determed that it was moving through the area. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs placed at the beach. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-457 16/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-456 16/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-455 16/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-453 15/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Biboohra. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a spotlight assessment 24/07/2019, no crocodiles or evidence of crocodiles observed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Mareeba Shire Council
    2019-452 15/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Lily Creek Circuit near Parramatta Park. Warning signs are currently in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-449 14/07/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Hinchinbrook Island. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-448 13/07/2019 Crocodile reported at St. Crispin's Train Station, Port Douglas. Crocwise information provided. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-447 13/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Rowes Bay Golf Course, Townsville. Crocwise information provided. Recent warning signs have been placed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-446 12/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Ross River. Departmental Wildlife Officers to place recent crocodile sighting warning signs and conduct a site assessment. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-445 12/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Saltwater Creek, Douglas Shire. Well-known crocodile habitat. No concerning behaviour was observed. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-444 12/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Bloomsbury. Crocwise message provided. Further information required from sighter of the crocodiles. Site assessment to be conducted when operationally feasible. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-443 12/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Murray Creek, Mackay. Well-known crocodile habitat. Departmental Wildlife Officers to place recent crocodile sighting warning signs in the area. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-442 11/07/2019 Crocodile reported at TYTO wetlands. Well-known crocodile. No aggressive or change of behaviour has been reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-441 11/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Prince of Wales Island. Well-known crocodile habitat. Departmental Wildlife Officer to supply Crocwise information. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Shire Council
    2019-440 11/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Kauri Creek, Tinnabar, near Tin Can Bay. Further information to be gathered prior to site assessment. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Gympie Regional Council
    2019-439 11/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Meunga Creek, Cardwell. Well-known crocodile habitat. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-438 11/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Port of Weipa, Embley River. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Weipa Town Council
    2019-437 10/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton. Well-known crocodile habitat. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be deployed. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-435 10/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Cardwell Beach. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-433 9/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Thursday Island. Believed to be same crocodile as reported in sighting 2019-427. Recent warning signs are in place, and Crocwise education provided. Zone E. General management zone Torres Shire Council
    2019-431 8/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Martyville Barramundi Farm, Martyville. DES advised that the crocodile has not been sighted since 8 July, 2019. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-430 6/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Cattle Creek, Toobanna. Well-known crocodile habitat. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-428 7/07/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Taylors Beach. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-427 4/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Thursday Island. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-419. Site inspection to be conducted. Zone E. General management zone Torres Shire Council
    2019-426 3/07/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at East Trinity, Cairns. No further action. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-425 1/07/2019 Crocodile reported at Mirage Golf Course, Port Douglas. Well-known crocodile habitat, recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council

    June 2019

    Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental responseZone Local government area
    2019-423 28/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Musgrave Roadhouse. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-422 28/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Niramaya Day Spa, Port Douglas. Well-known area for crocodiles to move through. Crocwise information passed on to resort, and recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be installed. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-421 28/06/2019 Two crocodiles reported at Deepwater Bend, Annan River, Cooktown. Departmental Rangers visited the site, no crocodiles were observed. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-418 27/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Cooya Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a spotlight assessment. No crocodiles greater than 1m in length. As the crocodile reported was in open water, it was likely to have been passing through the area. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-417 22/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Cattle Creek, Ingham. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-416 21/06/2019 Crocodile tracks reported at Cooya Beach. Believed to be made by the crocodile sighted in report 2019-418, which was likely to have been passing through the area. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-415 21/06/2019 Crocodile reported at North Cooya. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a spotlight assessment. Zone C. Targeted management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-413 19/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Flying Fish Point. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-412 19/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Babinda Rotary Park. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone C. Targeted management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-411 18/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island. Marine Parks have deployed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Crocodile believed to be passing through. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-410 18/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Inskip Point Barge. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a vessel based spotlight assessment. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Gympie Regional Council
    2019-409 16/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Rollingstone Caravan Park. Crocodile targeted for removal from the wild due to proximity to caravan park. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-405 12/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Mizzis Landing, Braemeadows, Ingham. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment. One animal spotted in a low use area. Monitoring for further sighting responses. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-403 12/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Normanton. Queensland Police conducted a site assessment and did not observe any crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Carpentaria Shire Council
    2019-402 12/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Rollingstone Caravan Park, Rollingstone. Crocodile previously declared as a problem under sighting report 2019-393 on 10/06/2019. A 2.5m crocodile has been removed from the area. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-401 11/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Rollingstone Caravan Park, Rollingstone. Crocodile previously declared as a problem under sighting report 2019-393 on 10/06/2019. A 2.5m crocodile has been removed. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-400 10/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Tully Heads. Small crocodile displaying natural behaviour. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-398 10/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Rollingstone Beach Caravan Park. Crocodile previously declared as a problem under sighting report 2019-393 on 10/06/2019. A 2.5m crocodile has been removed. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-397 10/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Horn Island. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Shire Council
    2019-396 10/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Watson's Bay, Lizard Island. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a spotlight assessment and sighted a crocodile less than 2m in length, demonstrating normal behaviour. Warning signs and Crocwise recommendations have been supplied to the resort. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-395 10/06/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Meunga Creek, Cardwell. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-394 9/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Vines Creek, Mackay. Departmental Wildlife Officers did not sight any crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs have been installed and Crocwise information provided. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone C. Targeted management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-392 8/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Biboohra, Mareeba. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-291 which was declared a problem on 23/04/19 and targeted for removal from the wild. Problem declaration revoked 16/07/2019. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Mareeba Shire Council
    2019-391 6/06/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Oak Beach, Port Douglas. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-390 6/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Tedlands Road, Koumala. Crocodile declared as a problem crocodile 10/06/2019 under sighting report 2019-389. Crocodile removed from the wild 16/06/2019. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-388 5/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Big 4 Caravan Park, Rollingstone. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted an assessment of the area and did not sight any crocodiles. Crocwise information provided to campers at the adjacent caravan park. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-387 5/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Palmer Sea Reef Golf Course, Port Douglas. Well-known crocodile habitat. Crocwise education talks and crocodile risk management discussed with golf course. No concerning behaviour displayed by crocodiles. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-386 3/06/2019 Crocodile reported at Herbert River, Abergowrie. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no crocodiles were observed. Crocwise education provided. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council

    May 2019

    Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental responseZone Local government area
    2019-384 31/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Trobonne Creek. Well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-383 30/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Balgal Beach. The crocodile was sighted in open ocean and appears to be passing through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-382 30/05/2019 Crocodile reported at South Mission Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment and install recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-381 30/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Battle Creek, Gladstone. Crocwise education provided. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Gladstone Regional Council
    2019-380 30/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Flying Fish Point, Innisfail. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no crocodiles observed. Slide marks sighted. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs installed. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-379 29/05/2019 Crocodile reported at West Point Beach, Magnetic Island. Crocodile likely to be passing through. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-378 28/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Mirage Country Club Golf Course, Port Douglas. Crocwise education to be provided to golf club. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-377 28/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Rollingstone. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and placed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. No animal was observed during inspection. Crocwise education provided to nearby caravan park staff. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-376 28/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Wonga Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no animal was sighted. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were deployed. Crocwise education provided to nearby caravan parks, with educational material to be provided when operationally convenient. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-375 28/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Ross River Railway Estate. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment when operationally feasible. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-374 28/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Wonga Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no animal sighted. Deployed recent crocodile sighting warning  signs. Crocwise educational material provided to nearby caravan parks. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-373 27/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Farrell Drive, Macknade. Area is a well-known crocodile habitat. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted site assessment, no crocodiles were observed at this time. Crocwise education has been provided, and deployed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Crocodile believed to b Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-372 27/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Lucinda Road, Macknade Ponds. Area is a well-known crocodile habitat. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted site assessment, no crocodiles were observed at this time. Crocwise education has been provided, and deployed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Crocodile believed to b Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-371 27/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads. Crocodile displaying normal behaviours. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-369 27/05/2019 Crocodile reported at France Road, Edmonton. Departmental Wildlife Officers have conducted a site assessment, no crocodiles were observed however slide marks were sighted. Spotlight site assessment to be conducted when operationally feasible. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-368 26/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Rollingstone. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted site assessment, no crocodiles were observed at this time. Crocwise education has been provided, and deployed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Crocodile believed to be same as 2019-367. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-367 25/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Rollingstone. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted site assessment, no crocodiles were observed at this time. Crocwise education has been provided, and deployed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-365 24/05/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at the Big Annan Bridge, Annan River. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-363 24/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Bloomsbury, Mackay. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a spotlight assessment and confirmed two crocodiles - 2m and 1m in length. The animals pose little threat to people or livestock. Crocwise information provided. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-362 23/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Vitanza Road, Palm Grove. Departmental Wildlife Officers have deployed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-361 23/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Tyto Wetlands, Ingham. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, crocodile sighted not displaying concerning behaviour. DES staff to liaise with Tyto Wetland staff regarding visitor education and Crocwise. Installation of additional signage to be organised. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-360 21/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Two Mile Creek, Biboohra. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-291 which was declared a problem on 23/04/19 and targeted for removal from the wild. Problem declaration revoked 16/07/2019. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Mareeba Shire Council
    2019-359 21/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Toomulla. Well-known crocodile habitat. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-355 20/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Cedar Creek Falls Road, Townsville. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs deployed. Departmental Wildlife Officers completed a site assessment, no crocodiles were sighted. Permanent crocodile sighting warning signs to be deployed to area. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-352 20/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Keith Williams Drive, Cardwell. Well-known crocodile habitat. Monitor for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-351 16/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Bucasia, Mackay. Recent warning signs have been deployed to the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-350 16/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Dundas Street, Maryborough. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Fraser Coast Regional Council
    2019-349 16/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Black River, Townsville. Well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-348 16/05/2019 Crocodile reported at VMR Boat Ramp, Cannonvale. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a vessel based site assessment of the area and surrounding creek/mangroves. No crocodile sighted. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-347 16/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Deeral Boat Ramp, South of Cairns. Crocodile displaying normal behaviour. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-346 16/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Mackay Harbour. Recent warning signs have been installed by lifeguards. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-345 15/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Macknade, Ingham. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no crocodiles were sighted. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-344 15/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Alligator Creek, Townsville. Crocodile displaying normal behaviours. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-343 15/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Kubin, Moa Island. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment of the area. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-342 14/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Coorooman Creek, Zilzie. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and found no evidence of a crocodile in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Livingstone Shire Council
    2019-341 14/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Palm Cove Estuary. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-340 14/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-339 12/05/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Constant Creek, Mackay. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-338 10/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Blackrock Road, Ingham. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment of the area. Recent warning signs to be deployed. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-337 10/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Flying Fish Point Beach, Innisfail. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a vessel and land based assessment of the area and no crocodiles over 2 metres were sighted. Recent warning signs have been deployed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-335 11/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Alligator Creek, Townsville. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no crocodiles were sighted. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs have been placed in the area. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-334 10/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Pallarenda, Townsville. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-331 9/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Glen Isla, Proserpine. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs have been deployed. The area is a well-known crocodile habitat. Large crocodile sighted on site assessment. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-330 9/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Proserpine River, Proserpine. Departmental Wildlife Officers have deployed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-329 9/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Mossman River, Cooya. Animal is likely to be moving through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-328 9/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Ross Creek, Townsville. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment and deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-327 9/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Bramston Beach. Area is a well-known crocodile habitat. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and installed recent crocodile sighting warning signs in the area. No crocodiles were sighted during the assessment. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-326 8/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Pickford Road, Mareeba. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-291 which was declared a problem on 23/04/19 and targeted for removal from the wild. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Mareeba Shire Council
    2019-325 7/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Barney Point, Gladstone. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Gladstone Regional Council
    2019-324 7/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Russell River, East Russell. Departmental Wildlife Officers provided Crocwise education to landowners. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-322 6/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Buchan Point, Ellis Beach. Recent warning signs have been deployed by Departmental Wildlife Officers. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-321 5/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Evans Road, Bramston Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and installed recent crocodile sighting warning signs in the area. No crocodiles were sighted during the assessment. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-319 3/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Sugar Cane Road, Carmoo. Departmental Wildlife Officers have undertaken a site assessment, and observed slide marks, however no animal was sighted at this time. Crocwise information has been provided. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-315 2/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Daydream Island, Whitsundays. Animal is likely to be moving through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-314 1/05/2019 Crocodile report at Daintree Road, Mossman. Departmental Wildlife Officers provided Crocwise information to residents. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-313 1/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Watson's Bay, Lizard Island. Departmental Wildlife Officers to provide Crocwise information to staff. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-312 1/05/2019 Crocodile reported at Watson's Bay, Lizard Island. Departmental Wildlife Officers provided Crocwise information to staff. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council

    April 2019

    Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental responseZone Local government area
    2019-311 30/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Erub Island, Torres Strait. Departmental Wildlife Officers to contact Land and Sea Rangers to undertake a site assessment, deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs and conduct Crocwise education in the community. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-310 30/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Two Mile Creek, Biboohra. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-291 which was declared a problem on 23/04/19 and targeted for removal from the wild. Problem declaration revoked 16/07/2019. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Mareeba Shire Council
    2019-308 29/04/2019 Crocodile reported at BigTuan Creek, Maryborough. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Fraser Coast Regional Council
    2019-307 28/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Blackrock Road, Ingham. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-306 28/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Boyne River. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Gladstone Regional Council
    2019-305 27/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Blackrock Road, Ingham. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a sight assessment. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-304 27/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Hinchinbrook Marina, Cardwell. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a spotlight assessment of the marina and perform a behaviour assessment of any animal sighted. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-303 26/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Graham Road, Mourilyan. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-302 26/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Mabuiag Island, Torres Strait. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-301 26/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Endeavour River, Cooktown. Yuku-Baja Land and Sea Rangers conducted a spotlight assessment, and observed two crocodiles in the area. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were deployed. Further monitoring to observe behaviour of crocodiles in the area. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-300 26/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Farrell Drive, Macknade. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Permanent warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-299 26/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Cardwell foreshore. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and observed a 3m crocodile. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were deployed. Area is well-known crocodile habitat and permanent warning signs are in place. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-298 25/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Cardwell foreshore. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and observed a 3m crocodile. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were deployed. Area is well-known crocodile habitat and permanent warning signs are in place. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-297 24/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted an extensive spotlight site assessment. 1.2m crocodiles was observed in the area, displaying no concerning behaviour. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-296 23/04/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Sandfly Creek, Coconuts. Departmental Wildlife Officers have conducted a site assessment and did not sight the deceased crocodile. Further attempts will be made to locate it. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-295 23/04/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Hencamp Creek, Rollingstone. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-293 22/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads. Departmental Wildlife Officers have conducted multiple assessments of the area and confirmed the presence of a 1.2m crocodile in the lagoon. Animal has not displayed any concerning behaviour. Crocwise education has been provided to community. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-292 21/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Newell Beach. Based on slide photos, animal is unlikely to be a crocodile. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-290 19/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Cardwell Beach. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Permanent and recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-289 19/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Two Mile Creek, Biboohra. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-291 which was declared a problem on 23/04/19 and is targeted for removal from the wild. Zone E. General management zone Mareeba Shire Council
    2019-288 18/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Mowbray River, Port Douglas. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Crocodile is under 2m and no concerning behaviour reported. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-287 18/04/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Upper Bohle River. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-286 18/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Wonga Beach. Details from sighting report were limited. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-285 18/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Keith Williams Drive, Cardwell. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-284 17/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Normanton Dam. Departmental Wildlife Officers to contact Normanton Rangers to conduct site assessment and deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone E. General management zone Carpentaria Shire Council
    2019-283 16/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-282 16/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Big Tuan Creek. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a vessel-based spotlight survey and observed no crocodiles. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Fraser Coast Regional Council
    2019-281 16/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Cardwell Beach. Girringun Rangers have deployed recent crocodile sighting warning signs and provided Crocwise information to beach users. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-280 16/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Rowes Bay Golf Club, Town Common. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment, deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs and provide Crocwise information to the Golf Club. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-278 15/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Rollingstone Creek, Balgal Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted two site assessments and no crocodiles were observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were deployed. Crocwise education was provided to staff working in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-277 14/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Calliope River, River Ranch. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a spotlight survey 15/04/2019, no crocodiles observed. Zone E. General management zone Gladstone Regional Council
    2019-276 14/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Glendale. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a vessel-based spotlight survey and did not observe any crocodiles fitting the description in terms of size or location. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-275 13/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Keith Williams Drive, Port Hinchinbrook. Crocodile is moving through well-known crocodile habitat. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-274 12/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Marine Parade, Cardwell. Based on the location and report, animal is unlikely to be a crocodile. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-272 12/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas. SLSQ are aware of the animal. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were deployed at public access points. Crocwise education was provided to the public. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-271 12/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Saunders Beach, Townsville. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-270 12/04/2019 Crocodile reported at St Helens Beach, Mackay. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct site assessment, deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs and provide Crocwise messaging to public at boat ramp. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-269 12/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas. SLSQ are aware of the animal. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were deployed at public access points. Crocwise education was provided to the public. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-268 12/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas. SLSQ are aware of the animal. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were deployed at public access points. Crocwise education was provided to the public. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-267 11/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Crossland Road, Gordonvale. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment when operationally convenient. Further Crocwise education to be provided to landholders. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-266 11/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-264 11/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Mornington Island Boat Ramp. Departmental Wildlife Officers to contact Land and Sea Rangers to conduct a site assessment, deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs and provide Crocwise education at the boat ramp. Zone E. General management zone Mornington Shire Council
    2019-263 10/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Victoria Parade, Thursday Island. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Shire Council
    2019-262 10/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Calliope River, Gladstone. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment 11/04/2019. Crocwise education provided. Zone E. General management zone Gladstone Regional Council
    2019-261 10/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Junction Road, Mossman. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment and deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-259 9/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Ross River, Townsville. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-258 9/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Main Wharf, Thursday Island. Departmental Wildlife Officers to contact Torres Strait Council officers to conduct site assessment and deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-257 9/04/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Injinoo. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council
    2019-256 9/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Cattle Creek, Ingham. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-255 9/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Rebel Boat Ramp, Thursday Island. Torres Strait Council officers conducted a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were deployed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-254 8/04/2019 Crocodile reported at The Esplanade, Coconuts. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and five crocodiles were observed, all under 2m in length. No concerning behaviour was displayed. Zone C. Targeted management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-253 8/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Cairns Marine Harbour. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-252 8/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Rebel Wharf, Thursday Island. Torres Strait Council officers conducted a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were deployed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-251 8/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a daytime and spotlight assessment and observed a 1.2m crocodile. Crocwise information was provided to local residents. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-250 8/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Maria Boat Ramp, Kurrimine Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were deployed. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-249 8/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Bayo Beach, Thursday Island. Crocodile was sighted in open water and is likely to be moving through the area. Zone E. General management zone Torres Shire Council
    2019-248 5/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a daytime and spotlight assessment and observed a 1.2m crocodile. Crocwise information was provided to local residents. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-247 5/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Paluma Road, Woodwark. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a land based site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Crocwise education was provided to property manager. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a vessel based spotlight survey. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-246 5/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Ross River, Townsville. Area is well-known freshwater crocodile habitat. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-244 4/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Trinity Inlet, Cairns. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-243 2/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Trinity Beach, Cairns. SLSQ are aware of the animal. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-241 4/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Neames Inlet Road, Macknade. Departmental Wildlife Officers  conducted a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Departmental Wildlife Officers to contact Farm Manager to provide further crocodile education and advice. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-239 3/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Umagico. Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council Rangers have conducted a site assessment and deployed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Rangers will monitor if the animal stays in the area and continue to provide Crocwise education to the community. Zone E. General management zone Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council
    2019-238 3/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Dungeness Boat Ramp, Lucinda. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Crocwise information was provided to public at the boat ramp. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-237 3/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Injinoo Boat Ramp. Departmental Wildlife Officers discussed Crocwise community education with local rangers. Monitor for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council
    2019-236 3/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Cannonvale Beach, Whitsundays. Departmental Wildlife Officer contacted local council to deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-235 3/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Ross River, Townsville. Area is well-known freshwater crocodile habitat. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-232 2/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Myrtle Creek, Proserpine. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting sighting warning signs were deployed. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-231 1/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Lizard Island. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-230 1/04/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Trinity Inlet, Cairns. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-229 1/04/2019 Crocodile reported at Keith Williams Drive, Cardwell. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council

    March 2019

    Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental responseZone Local government area
    2019-228 30/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton. Recent crocodile warning signs are in place. Animal displayed natural crocodilian behaviour in well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-227 30/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Wongaling Beach. Crocodile is likely to be moving through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-226 30/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Moores Gully, Trinity Beach. Animal is unlikely to be a crocodile. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-225 30/03/2019 Crocodile reported at South Mission Beach. Crocodile is likely to be moving through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-224 29/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Diamond Camp, Mossman. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct site assessment and provide further Crocwise advice. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-223 29/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a spotlight assessment. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-222 29/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were deployed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-221 28/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Port Douglas Harbour. Departmental Wildlife Officer provided CrocWise information to the caller. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-220 28/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas. Surf Life Saving Queensland are aware of the animal. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-219 28/03/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Eimeo Creek, Mackay. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment but could not locate the dead crocodile. No further action. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-218 28/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas. Surf Life Saving Queensland are aware of the animal. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-217 27/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Barramundi Farm, Cowley. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and observed a 2m crocodile. Crocwise information was provided to staff along with recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-214 26/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Cooya Beach. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-173 which was declared a problem on 26/03/2019 and is targeted for removal from the wild. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-211 25/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Lizard Island. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-209 25/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Gununa, Mornington Island. Departmental Wildlife Officers have contacted Wellesley Island Rangers conducted a site assessment, deployed recent crocodile sighting warning signs and provided Crocwise information to the community. The animal displayed no aggressive behaviour and is in well-known crocodile country. Zone E. General management zone Mornington Shire Council
    2019-208 25/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Gununa, Mornington Island. Departmental Wildlife Officers have contacted Wellesley Island Rangers to conduct a site assessment, deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs and provide Crocwise information to the community. Zone E. General management zone Mornington Shire Council
    2019-207 25/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Hutchinson Creek, Cow Bay. QPWS Rangers to conduct a site assessment and deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-206 24/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Cannonvale Beach, Whitsundays. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place at location. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-205 22/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Cooya Beach. Jabalbina Rangers conducted a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were installed at the location. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-204 21/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Cooya Beach. Jabalbina Rangers conducted a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were installed at the location. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-203 21/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Endeavour River, Cooktown. Yuku Baja Rangers have undertaken a site assessment and deployed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. There were no signs of a crocodile in the area during the assessment. Rangers have also conducted a spotlight assessment and observed no crocodiles in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-201 20/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Lower Cowley. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conducted a site assessment and sighted a 1.2m crocodile. Crocwise information was provided to the farm manager. Zone E. General management zone Burke Shire Council
    2019-200 20/03/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Marlin Marina, Cairns. No further action is required. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-199 20/03/2019 Crocodile reported at The Strand, Townsville. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-198 20/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Abel Point Marina, Airlie Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and installed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Crocwise education was provided to Marina management. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-197 19/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Moa Island. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-127 which was declared a problem on 12/02/2019 and is targeted for removal from the wild. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-195 19/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Jane Creek, Mackay. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs installed at boat ramp. Permanent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place but are not visible due to upgrades being made to the boat ramp. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-193 18/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Farrell Drive, Macknade. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-192 18/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully Heads. Departmental Wildlife Officers have conducted a site assessment and have identified fresh slide marks. A further spotlight survey to be conducted when weather conditions improve. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-190 17/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Abel Point Marina, Airlie Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and installed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Crocwise education was provided to Marina management. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-189 17/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Abel Point Marina, Airlie Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and installed recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Crocwise education was provided to Marina management. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-188 17/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Cardwell. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs to be deployed at location. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-187 16/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Cannonvale Beach. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are already in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-186 15/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Crocwise education was provided to the caller. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-185 15/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Yorkeys Knob, Cairns. Surf Life Saving Queensland are aware of the animal. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-184 15/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Hammond Island, Torres Strait. Departmental Wildlife Officers to contact local rangers to conduct site assessment, deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs and provide Crocwise information to people using the wharf area. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-183 15/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Shute Harbour. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-182 15/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Horn Island Wharf. Departmental Wildlife Officers to contact local officers to conduct site assessment and deploy recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone E. General management zone Torres Shire Council
    2019-181 14/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Umagico. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council
    2019-180 14/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Cowel Creek, Injinoo. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council
    2019-179 13/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Moa Island. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-127 which was declared a problem on 12/02/2019 and was targeted for removal from the wild. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-178 12/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Endeavour River, Cooktown. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-177 11/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Mackay Marina. Crocodile is under 2m and no concerning behaviour reported. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-176 11/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Pioneer River, Mackay. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-175 11/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Cardwell Marina. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-174 10/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Mackay Marina. Crocodile is under 2m and no concerning behaviour reported. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-172 8/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Seaforth swimming enclosure. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted two site assessments and observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were installed at the location. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-171 7/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Cassowary Road Creek, Shannonvale. This was a second-hand report. Departmental Wildlife Officers provided Crocwise information to the caller. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-169 7/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Cannonvale Beach, Whitsundays. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place at location. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-168 4/03/2019 Crocodile reported at Tassal Prawn Farm, Gregory River. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a daytime site visit and a spotlight site assessment and no crocodiles were observed. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were provided to Management, as well as Crocwise education. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-167 2/03/2019 Crocodile reported at The Strand, Townsville. Crocodile is likely to be moving through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-165 1/03/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Meunga Creek, Cardwell. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-164 1/03/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Hinchinbrook Channel. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-163 2/03/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Cardwell area. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council

    February 2019

    Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental responseZone Local government area
    2019-158 27/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Abell Point Marina, Airlie Beach. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Whitsunday Regional Council
    2019-157 26/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Martyville Barramundi Farm, Martyville. Crocodile is the same animal from sighting report 2019-097 which was declared a problem on 07/02/2019. This animal was captured on 27/02/2019 and removed from the wild. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-156 26/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Seisia Wharf, Bamaga. Monitor for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council
    2019-155 26/02/2019 Crocodile was reported at Injinoo River, Injinoo. Monitor for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council
    2019-154 26/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Mossman River, Newell Beach. Jabilbina Rangers undertook a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting  warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone C. Targeted management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-153 26/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Port Hinchinbrook. Surf Lifesavers are aware of the sighting. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-152 25/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Lockhart River, Quintel Beach. Queensland Police Officers and QPWS ranger have conducted site assessments and observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council
    2019-151 23/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Garners Beach Road, Garners Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Departmental Wildlife Officers to provide further Crocwise education to property owner. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-150 21/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Flying Fish Point Slipway, Coconuts. This is well-known crocodile habitat. No aggressive behaviour was reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-149 20/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Mary River, Gympie. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment 22/02/2019. No crocodiles were observed. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Gympie Regional Council
    2019-148 19/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Slade Point, Mackay. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment and install recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone C. Targeted management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-147 18/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Turkey Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment, no crocodiles were observed. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Gladstone Regional Council
    2019-146 18/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Nolan Street, Whitfield, Cairns. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment. Based on discussions with one of the people who saw the animal, the location and behaviour described, it is likely that the animal was a monitor and not a crocodile. Crocwise education was provided to locals. Zone B. Active removal zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-145 18/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Vipiana Drive, Tully. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-144 18/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Stone River, Ingham. This is well-known crocodile habitat. No aggressive behaviour was reported. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-143 18/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Mackay Harbour. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and observed a crocodile displaying normal behaviour. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were installed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-142 17/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Cotton Road, Babinda. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-141 16/02/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Cleveland Bay, Townsville. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-140 15/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Moa Island. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-127 which was declared a problem on 12/02/2019 and is targeted for removal from the wild. Local rangers have installed recent crocodile sighting warning signs and are providing Crocwise information to locals. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-139 15/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Moa Island. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-127 which was declared a problem on 12/02/2019 and is targeted for removal from the wild. Local rangers have installed recent crocodile sighting warning signs and are providing Crocwise information to locals. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-138 15/02/2019 Crocodile reported at creek mouth between Grasstree and Campwin Beach, Mackay. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were installed at boat ramps in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-137 15/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Tully River, Cardstone. Monitor for further sighting reports. Zone C. Targeted management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-136 15/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Mary River, Gympie. Monitor for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Gympie Regional Council
    2019-134 14/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Endeavour River, Cooktown. Departmental Wildlife Officers and a Yuku Baja Ranger conducted a spotlight assessment and observed no crocodiles within the immediate vicinity of the report. Two crocodiles were observed upstream but did not display any concerning behaviour. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-133 13/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Innisfail Estate, Innisfail. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Crocwise education was provided to residents in the area. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were installed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-132 13/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Clifton Beach, Cairns. Departmental Wildlife Officers to undertake a site assessment and install recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-131 13/02/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Byrnes Street, Mareeba. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Mareeba Shire Council
    2019-130 12/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Macknade Ponds. This is well-known crocodile habitat. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-129 12/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Tully Heads. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs placed. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-126 12/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Mulgrave Mill, Gordonvale. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-124 12/02/2019 Crocodile was reported at Finch Bay, Cooktown. Yuku Baja Rangers undertook a site assessment and observed a crocodile displaying normal behaviour. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were installed in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-122 12/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Seaforth Creek, Mackay. This is well-known crocodile habitat. Permanent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place at boat ramps. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-121 11/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Mossman River mouth, Newell Beach. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-120 10/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Holloways Beach, Cairns. Surf Lifesavers are aware of the sighting. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-119 10/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton. Departmental Wildlife Officers to install recent crocodile sighting warning signs. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-117 9/02/2019 Crocodile reported at creek behind Bullock Paddock Road, Macknade. The crocodile was sighted in area affected by flooding. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-116 9/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Mill Road, Macknade. The crocodile was sighted in area affected by flooding. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-115 8/02/2019 Crocodile reported at creek aligning Discovery Drive, Townsville. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-114 8/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Weiss Creek, Euramo. Animal was in known crocodile habitat and likely to be moving through the area. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-113 8/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Nome, Townsville. The crocodile was sighted in area affected by flooding. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-112 8/02/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Aloomba, Cairns. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-111 7/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Trinity Beach, Cairns. Surf Lifesavers are aware of the sighting. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-110 6/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Hyde Park, Townsville. The crocodile was sighted in area affected by flooding. Monitoring further reports as the waters recede. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-109 6/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Annandale, Townsville. The crocodile was sighted in area affected by flooding. Monitoring further reports as the waters recede. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-108 6/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Mulgrave Road, Clare. The crocodile was sighted in area affected by flooding. Monitoring further reports as the waters recede. Zone E. General management zone Burdekin Shire Council
    2019-104 4/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Bushland Beach, Townsville. Animal was in well-known crocodile habitat and displaying natural behaviour. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-103 4/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Murray Lions Crescent, Annandale, Townsville. The crocodile was sighted in area affected by flooding. Monitoring further reports as the waters recede. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-099 2/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Mount Louisa, Townsville. The crocodile was sighted in area affected by flooding. Monitoring further reports as the waters recede. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-098 1/02/2019 Crocodile reported at Moa Island Boat Ramp. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting reports 2019-094 and 2019-096. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs have been installed in the area by local rangers who also delivered Crocwise education to the local community. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council

    January 2019

    Report no. Date report received Report details Departmental responseZone Local government area
    2019-096 31/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Moa Island. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-094. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs have been installed in the area by local rangers who will also deliver Crocwise education to the local community. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-094 31/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Moa Island. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs have been installed in the area by local rangers who delivered Crocwise education to the local community. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-093 31/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Port Hinchinbrook Canal. This crocodile is likely to be the same animal as sighting report no. 2018-796 or 2018-797 which have already being targeted for removal from the wild. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-091 30/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Euramo, Tully. The animal was sighted in an open system and is likely to be passing through the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-090 30/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Mornington Island. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mornington Shire Council
    2019-089 30/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Sandfly Creek, Coconuts. Departmental Wildlife Officers undertook a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-088 30/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Endeavour River, Cooktown. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-076. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place and local Land and Sea Rangers are monitoring. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-087 30/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Behana Gorge Road, Aloomba. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-086 30/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Port Hinchinbook Canal. This crocodile is likely to be the same animal as sighting report no. 2018-796 or 2018-797 which have already being targeted for removal from the wild. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-085 29/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Lake Idalia, Townsville. Departmental Wildlife Officers undertook a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were installed at the location. Zone C. Targeted management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-084 29/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Groper Creek Boat Ramp, Inkerman. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conduct a site assessment when weather permits. Zone E. General management zone Burdekin Shire Council
    2019-082 29/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Corio Bay Fish Habitat Reserve Road. Departmental Wildlife Officers to conducted a site assessment, and have determined this to be a mistaken identity. Zone E. General management zone Livingstone Shire Council
    2019-081 29/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Endeavour River, Cooktown. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report 2019-076. Crocwise education was provided to the caller. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place and local Land and Sea Rangers are monitoring. Further site assessment will take place when weather permits. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-080 28/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Sandfly Creek, Coconuts Beach. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Departmental Wildlife Officers undertook a site assessment and observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are in place. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-079 28/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Farrel Drive, Halifax. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-078 28/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Tully Gorge. Refer to sighting report 2019-029. Due to current weather events Departmental Wildlife Officers have not been able to access the area. Wildlife Officers will attempt to capture the animal once conditions are suitable. Recent warning signs are to remain in area. Zone C. Targeted management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-077 28/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton. Area is well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-076 26/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Endeavour River, Cooktown. Crocwise education was provided to the caller. Departmental Wildlife Officers and Yuku Baja Rangers conducted a spotlight assessment. No crocodiles observed were identified at the sight of the report. No concerning behaviour displayed by crocodiles in the surrounding area. Zone E. General management zone Cook Shire Council
    2019-075 25/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Grants Creek, Oaks Beach. This is well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-074 24/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Tully Heads. Crocwise education was provided to the caller. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-073 23/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Denham Island. This is well-known crocodile habitat. No further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Mornington Shire Council
    2019-072 24/01/2019 Crocodile reported at the Cairns Marina. Departmental Wildlife Officers undertook a site assessment and observed a <2m crocodile displaying natural behaviour. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were installed at the location and Surf Life Saving Queensland were notified of the sighting. Crocwise education was also delivered to the Marina staff and management. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-069 24/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Ephraim Island. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Gold Coast City Council
    2019-068 23/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Moa Island. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs will be installed in the area by local rangers who will also deliver Crocwise education to the local community. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-067 23/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Cullen Boat Ramp, Mapoon. Crocwise education was provided to the caller. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mapoon Aboriginal Shire Council
    2019-066 22/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Tully Heads. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report no. 2019-055. Crocwise education was delivered to the reporter. The animal displayed normal crocodilian behaviour. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-065 22/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Fisherman's Bay, Yeppoon. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs will be installed at Corio Bay and Queensland Parks and Wildlife Services Byfield are aware of the sighting. Animal was seen swimming in the ocean northwards. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Livingstone Shire Council
    2019-063 20/01/2019 Crocodile reported at The Strand, Townsville. No further action is required. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-062 19/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Bullock Paddock Road, Ingham. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-061 19/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Mornington Island. Animal displayed natural crocodilian behaviour in well-known crocodile habitat. Local rangers have encouraged their community to report sightings. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mornington Shire Council
    2019-060 19/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Mornington Island. Animal displayed natural crocodilian behaviour in well-known crocodile habitat. Local rangers have encouraged their community to report sightings. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mornington Shire Council
    2019-059 19/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Denham Island. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Mornington Shire Council
    2019-057 18/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Lucinda Beach. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-056 18/01/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Innisfail. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-055 17/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Tully Heads. Crocwise education was delivered to the caller. Due to the size and location of the animal, no further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-054 16/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Maria Creek. The property owner and teachers were educated on Crocwise behaviour by departmental Wildlife Officers who will also visit in February to provide Crocwise education to students. Fencing will be installed at the location between the creek and property. No animal was sighted during the inspection, however a night site assessment will be conducted in the near future to determine any crocodile presence at the property. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-053 16/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Blue Mountain Drive, Bluewater Park. Departmental Wildlife Officers will undertake a site assessment. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-052 16/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River. Animal displayed natural crocodilian behaviour in well-known crocodile habitat. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs will be installed near Alligator Creek boat ramp, close to the sighting. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-051 16/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Horseshoe Bay. Departmental Wildlife Officers assessed that the animal's small size and location means it poses no threat to the public or pets. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-050 16/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Forest Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers conducted a site assessment but observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were installed at the location. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-049 16/01/2019 Crocodile tracks reported at Low Isles, Port Douglas. Crocodile is likely to be the same animal from sighting report no. 2019-033. This animal was declared a problem and is targeted for removal from the wild. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are installed at the location and Crocwise education has been delivered to the island caretakers. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-048 15/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Pioneer River, Mackay. Due to the age of the sighting report, no further action is required. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-047 15/01/2019 Deceased crocodile at Joyce Creek, Bramston Beach. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-046 15/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Lambert Beach, North Mackay. Departmental Wildlife Officers undertook a site asssessment but observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are installed at the beach access points near the sighting. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-045 14/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Sea Forth Road, Yakapari. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-044 14/01/2019 Crocodile nest reported at Mackay. Departmental Wildlife Officers undertook a site assessment and confirmed the nest was not that of a crocodile. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-043 13/01/2019 Crocodile tracks reported at Low Isles, Port Douglas. A site assessment has been conducted at the location previously. Crocwise education was delivered to the caller. The crocodile is likely to be the same animal from report no. 2019-033, which has been declared a problem and is targeted for removal from the Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-042 13/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Eimeo Beach. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-041 13/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Cardwell. Animal displayed natural crocodilian behaviour. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-040 13/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Cardwell. Animal displayed natural crocodilian behaviour. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-039 12/01/2019 Crocodile reported in the Boyne River, Animal displayed natural crocodilian behaviour in well-known habitat. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs will be installed at public access points in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Gladstone Regional Council
    2019-038 12/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Niramaya Resort, Port Douglas. Crocodiles are known to move in and out of this lagoon on a regular basis during periods of rainfall. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-037 11/01/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Mourilyan Harbour Road. Carcass has been retained for DNA collection and will be disposed of by departmental Wildlife Officers. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-036 11/01/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Bramston Beach. Carcass has been retained for DNA collection and will be disposed of by departmental Wildlife Officers. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-035 11/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Mackay Harbour. Departmental Wildlife Officers have delivered Crocwise education to the public and have installed recent crocodile sighting warning signs near the sighting location. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-032 9/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Mua Island, Torres Strait. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are installed at public access points near the sighting location. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-031 9/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Mua Island, Torres Strait. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are installed at the location. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-030 9/01/2019 Crocodile reported at White Rock, Cairns. A site assessment was conducted by departmental Wildlife Officers but no crocodiles were observed. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone C. Targeted management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-023 7/01/2019 Deceased crocodile reported near Gordonvale. Animal in significant state of decomposition. Departmental Wildlife Officers have disposed of carcass. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-021 7/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Low Isles Island, Port Douglas. Crocwise education will be delivered to the Island's caretaker. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs are installed at the location. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-020 7/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Prince of Wales Island, Torres Strait. Departmental Wildlife Officers liaised with Torres Strait Council and local rangers. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were installed and Crocwise education delivered to the public in the area. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-019 7/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Bingil Bay. Departmental Wildlife Officers undertook a site assessment but observed no crocodiles. Crocwise education was delivered to the public in the area. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were also installed at the location and a permanent crocodile warning sign will be installed in the near future. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council
    2019-018 6/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Fitzroy River, Rockhampton. Animal displayed normal crocodilian behaviour in well-known crocodile habitat. Departmental Wildlife Officers will install recent crocodile sighting warning signs at public access points near the sighting location. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Rockhampton Regional Council
    2019-017 6/01/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at St Crispens Swamp, Port Douglas. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-016 6/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Hidden Valley, Cape Hillsborough. Crocwise education was delivered to the reporter and resort management. Departmental Wildlife Officers undertook a site assessment but observed no crocodiles. Recent crocodile sighting warning signs were installed at the location. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-015 5/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Midge Point, Midgeton. Crocwise education was delivered to the reporter. The animal displayed normal crocodilian behaviour and is under 2m. Zone E. General management zone Mackay Regional Council
    2019-014 5/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Snapper Creek, Tin Can Bay. Crocwise education was delivered to the reporter. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Gympie Regional Council
    2019-013 4/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Ellis Beach. A site assessment has already been conducted by departmental Wildlife Officers with no crocodiles observed. Surf Life Saving Queensland have closed the beach and installed recent crocodile sighting warning signs at public access points. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-012 4/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Cooya Beach. It is likely the animal is passing through the area. Jabilbina Rangers have been notified and will assist in conducting a site assessment and placing recent crocodile sighting warning signs at the location. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Douglas Shire Council
    2019-011 4/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Ellis Beach. Departmental Wildlife Officers undertook a site assessment but observed no crocodiles. Surf Life Saving Queensland have closed the beach and installed recent crocodile sighting warning signs at public access points. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-010 4/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Thursday Island. Crocwise education was provided to the reporter. Departmental wildlife officers will travel to the location to assess and undertake site assessments in the area. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Torres Strait Island Regional Council
    2019-009 4/01/2019 Crocodile reported near Rollingstone Creek. Departmental Wildlife Officers have liaised with the property owner and undertook a site assessment but observed no estuarine crocodiles in the locality. Based on the discussion with the owner and the description provided by the reporter, the animal is unlikely to be a crocodile. Zone E. General management zone Townsville Regional Council
    2019-005 3/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Keith Williams Drive, Cardwell. Crocodile is likely the same animal from sighting report no. 2019-004. Departmental Wildlife Officers undertook a spotlight assessment and observed crocodile displaying natural behaviour in well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-004 2/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Keith Williams Drive, Cardwell. Departmental Wildlife Officers undertook a spotlight assessment and observed crocodile displaying natural behaviour in well-known crocodile habitat. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone E. General management zone Hinchinbrook Shire Council
    2019-003 2/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Lake Wivenhoe. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone F. Atypical habitat zone Somerset Regional Council
    2019-002 2/01/2019 Crocodile reported at Kewarra Beach. Surf Life Saving Queensland are aware of the animal. Monitoring for further sighting reports. Zone D. Targeted beach management zone Cairns Regional Council
    2019-001 1/01/2019 Deceased crocodile reported at Edmund Kennedy National Park, Cardwell. No further action required. Zone E. General management zone Cassowary Coast Regional Council