Fish on the right side of the line these school holidays

Published 24/09/2014

Anglers heading out to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park these school holidays are reminded to keep an eye on their GPS to ensure they follow the zoning rules.

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Divers home in on thorny threat

Published 17/09/2014

Trained divers tasked with the job of culling the coral-eating crown-of-thorns starfish on the Great Barrier Reef have begun targeting a series of individual reefs thought to be spreading the current outbreak.

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Reef 2050 information sessions

Published 17/09/2014

Find out more about the draft Reef 2050 Long-Term Sustainability Plan at information sessions in Cairns, Townsville, Mackay and Gladstone next week.

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Eye on the Reef program

Eye on the Reef is a monitoring program that enables anyone who visits the Great Barrier Reef to contribute to its long-term protection.

Reef 2050 Long-term Sustainability Plan

You’re invited to have your say on the Australian and Queensland government’s Reef 2050 Long-Term Sustainability Plan.

Strategic assessment and 25-year management plan

Our strategic assessment and 25-year management plan outlines how we will strengthen Reef management and new initiatives.

Great Barrier Reef Outlook Report

We've released our 2014 Outlook Report on the Reef's health, management and likely future.


Sharing Reef stories is the latest video in our Reef Tube series is about the history and heritage of Great Barrier Reef lightstations and the people who worked there.

Ministers meet Traditional Owners

Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt and Queensland Minister for National Parks Steve Dickson met with Traditional Owners in Cairns recently.