Declared Fish Habitat Area summary - Barr Creek
Barr Creek, 8 km north of Cairns.
16 March 1974 (original declaration)
21 September 2001 (redeclared to cadastral boundaries and to include adjoining fish habitats)
Cairns Regional Council
Estuarine and wetlands buffer zone for urban subdivision; educational area for nearby Holloways Beach learning centre.
Mangrove-lined creek; saltmarsh; sand flats.
Commercial and recreational and Indigenous fishing; barramundi, blue salmon, bream, estuary cod, grunter, mangrove jack, queenfish, whiting, tiger prawns.
Non presently identified.