Update on Great Barrier Reef progress for the World Heritage Centre

Published 02/12/2016

The Australian and Queensland governments provided UNESCO with an update of the progress Reef 2050 Plan.

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Coral collecting

Published 28/11/2016

Statement from the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority about coral collecting.

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Minke whale and snubfin dolphin expert celebrated with reef naming

Published 17/11/2016

A Townsville marine biologist whose thirst for knowledge led to the 'discovery' of dwarf minke whales and snubfin dolphins in Australian waters has had a reef named in his honour.

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World Heritage Marine Sites and Our Fight for Healthy Oceans

Article by Kristin Hettermann
World Heritage Marine Sites Focus on Reducing Illegal Fishing and Scale Up Monitoring of No-Take Zones.

Coral bleaching

Latest updates about coral bleaching.

Non-Ongoing Employment Register

We are currently seeking qualified licenced trades people for the following: carpenter, mechanical fitter, electrician and plumbers.

Annual Report 2015–16

Our 2015–16 annual report details our work in managing one of the world's living treasures.

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