Have you ever wondered ‘what can I do to help the Great Barrier Reef…?’ Joining a Local Marine Advisory Committee is an effective and fulfilling way to make a difference.Run by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, the 12 voluntary community-based committees operate along Great Barrier Reef coast and provide advice on Reef-related issues.Read full article
Eleven permits for the Whitsundays region are now up for grabs through an expression of interest process run by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority.Read full article
A recreational fisher caught poaching from a highly protected no-go zone in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park was convicted and fined $3500 in the Tully Magistrates Court after failing to pay his original fine.Read full article
Applications are now open for the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority’s Reef Guardians Stewardship and Community Grants 2018 (previously called the Ripples of Change). Applications close 1 May 2018.
Interested in working with us? Check out our current job vacancies.
Submit your expression of interest for special tourism permissions available in the Whitsundays Plan of Management Area.
Information on the Great Barrier Reef Summit — Managing for Resilience — which took place on 24 and 25 May 2017 and involved over 70 regional, national and international delegates.
Find out more about the joint Field Management Program’s activities achievements for 2016-17.
There are many ways you can get involved and show your support for the Great Barrier Reef.
- Zoning Maps
- Images for downloading
- News releases
- Permit information
- Reef in Brief e-newsletter
- Freedom of Information
- Work with us
- Community consultation
- Help protect the Reef
- Join a monitoring program
- Become a Reef Guardian
- Report an incident
- Visit Reef HQ Aquarium
- Donate to the Turtle Hospital
- Out on the water