Statement on Great Barrier Reef condition

Published 16/10/2016

Claims that the Great Barrier Reef is dead are irresponsible and untrue, Chairman of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority says.

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First Reef 2050 Plan Annual Report shows progress towards protecting the reef

Published 28/09/2016

The Australian and Queensland governments today released the first Reef 2050 Plan annual report showing good progress has been made towards protecting the Great Barrier Reef.

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Statement on out-of-court settlement with owners of Shen Neng 1

Published 19/09/2016

The owners and insurers of the Chinese bulk carrier Shen Neng 1 have accepted their responsibility to pay for damage caused to the Great Barrier Reef in April 2010 with an agreed payment of $39.3 million plus costs.

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Coral bleaching

Latest updates about coral bleaching.

Report an incident

You can help protect the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park by reporting incidents and suspected illegal activity you have witnessed.

Non-Ongoing Employment Register

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

Current GBRMPA vacancies

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Reef 2050 Integrated Monitoring and Reporting Program

A coordinated and integrated monitoring program for measuring success of the Reef 2050 Long-term Sustainability Plan.

Improving the permission system

We would like your feedback on new guidelines and an updated policy on how we manage our permission system for activities in the Marine Park.