The International RiverFoundation announces the finalists for the 2012 Australian Riverprize. This year’s finalists represent a diverse group of river restoration and river protection projects from across Australia.

The three finalists are (in no particular order):

  • Georges River – Georges River Combined Council’s Committee Inc (New South Wales)
  • Condamine River – Condamine Alliance (Queensland)
  • Swan and Canning Rivers – Swan River Trust (Western Australia).

Photographs and information on each project are available here.

The overall winner will be announced at the Riverprize Gala Dinner on 9 October 2012, as part of the International Riversymposium in Melbourne.