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Reminder: nominate now for Local Marine Advisory Committees

Published 17/04/2018

Have you ever wondered ‘what can I do to help the Great Barrier Reef…?’ Joining a Local Marine Advisory Committee is an effective and fulfilling way to make a difference.Run by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, the 12 voluntary community-based committees operate along Great Barrier Reef coast and provide advice on Reef-related issues.

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Whitsunday tourism opportunities open up for operators

Published 16/04/2018

Eleven permits for the Whitsundays region are now up for grabs through an expression of interest process run by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority.

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Failure to pay fine costs recreational fisher $3500 and conviction

Published 05/04/2018

A recreational fisher caught poaching from a highly protected no-go zone in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park was convicted and fined $3500 in the Tully Magistrates Court after failing to pay his original fine.

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Features

Reef Guardians Stewardship and Community Grants 2018

Applications are now open for the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority’s Reef Guardians Stewardship and Community Grants 2018 (previously called the Ripples of Change). Applications close 1 May 2018.


Current opportunities

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


Special tourism permissions

Submit your expression of interest for special tourism permissions available in the Whitsundays Plan of Management Area.


Managing for a resilient Reef

Information on the Great Barrier Reef Summit — Managing for Resilience — which took place on 24 and 25 May 2017 and involved over 70 regional, national and international delegates.


Field Management of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park

Find out more about the joint Field Management Program’s activities achievements for 2016-17.