Community representatives hear plans for local Reef protection

Published 10/10/2014

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) will use a two-day workshop to outline the approach it will take at a local level to improve the health and resilience of one of the world’s greatest natural wonders.

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Safer seas along Australia's northern coastline

Published 07/10/2014

A new plan to manage shipping through the Great Barrier Reef, Torres Strait and the Coral Sea will put maritime navigation on a safer course.

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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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Crown-of-thorns starfish

A crown-of-thorns starfish management program is protecting coral cover on the Reef.

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.

Great Barrier Reef Outlook Report

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

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.


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.