Artist invitation for Reconciliation Action Plan

Published 23/01/2018

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority is inviting artists to design artwork for its Reconciliation Action Plan.

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Investment boost to the Great Barrier Reef

Published 22/01/2018

Statement from the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority about the Australian Government’s investment boost to the Great Barrier Reef.

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Vale Joe Baker AO, OBE

Published 22/01/2018

One of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority’s foundational board members, Dr Joe Baker AO, OBE, has passed away.

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Get involved

Find out how you can help protect the Great Barrier Reef.

Consultation underway

Public consultation now open on proposed upgrade to boating facilities at Clump Point, Mission Beach until 17 February 2018.

Whitsundays Plan of Management

On the 1 January 2018 three remaining amendments to the Whitsundays Plan of Management commence. These amendments relate to the definition of a year, significant bird sites, and aircraft taxiing at Whitehaven Beach.

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.

Climate change policies review

We recently provided input to the Australian Department of Environment and Energy on the climate change policies review discussion paper.

Government Response to the Review of Governance of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority

The Government’s Response will ensure the Authority is best placed to continue its important work with reef users, business, research, and government and non-government partners.