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Hunt signs Great Barrier Reef permanent and historic dredge disposal ban

Published 18/05/2015

Regulations to implement the Coalition's historic ban on the disposal of capital dredge material in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park have been signed off by the Government.

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Government expands protection for the Coral Sea

Published 18/05/2015

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has agreed to the Australian Government's proposed extension of the Great Barrier Reef and Torres Strait Particularly Sensitive Sea Area (PSSA) to protect the South West Coral Sea.

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Reef Trust boost for Great Barrier Reef protection

Published 12/05/2015

New projects worth more than $15 million will strengthen protection and management of the Great Barrier Reef under Phase II of the Federal Government's Reef Trust.

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Reef in Brief e-newsletter

Check out the latest news, videos and sightings from across the Great Barrier Reef.


Finding the crown-of-thorns starfish

How do you spot the coral-eating crown-of-thorns starfish, given their tendency to hide? Chris Jones from our Eye on the Reef program explains.


Tourism Weekly Monitoring Surveys

Tourism Weekly Monitoring is one of the largest tourism-based coral reef monitoring collaborations on the planet, watch Emma's story about keeping an Eye on the Reef.


Current GBRMPA vacancies

Interested in working with us? Check out our current job vacancies.


Grazier profile - Jeff Mills

Reef Guardian grazier Jeff Mills is sharing his passion for sustainable land management and the Great Barrier Reef at Beef Week 2015.


Aspiring young video makers – win an iPad or GoPro

Competition: Produce a video to help create awareness about marine debris across the Great Barrier Reef.