Great Barrier Reef managers and industry prepare for summer

Published 08/12/2016

Marine park managers, scientists and experts recently met for the annual pre-summer workshop to assess climate-related risks to the Great Barrier Reef over the coming months.

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Recreational fisher pays $4000 for fishing in a green zone

Published 07/12/2016

A recreational fisher recently pleaded guilty and was fined $4000 after he was found fishing in a no-take green zone near Lady Musgrave Island.

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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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Current conditions on the Reef

Our current conditions report provides regular updates on the health of the Reef, including incidences of coral bleaching.

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.

Report an incident

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