New and improved actions to protect the Great Barrier Reef

Published 20/07/2018

New and improved actions to protect the Great Barrier Reef and the 64,000 jobs it supports have been endorsed by Australian and Queensland environment ministers as well as the Queensland Premier at the 44th Great Barrier Reef Ministerial Forum in Brisbane.

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New public moorings protect southern Great Barrier Reef

Published 17/07/2018

Boaties visiting the southern Great Barrier Reef are encouraged to use 23 new public moorings recently installed to help minimise anchor damage to coral and other sensitive habitats at popular reef and island locations in the Capricorn-Bunker Group and Keppel Bay.

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Dive into the national education centre for the Great Barrier Reef these school holidays!

Published 06/07/2018

During these school holidays Reef HQ Aquarium will take the Great Barrier Reef directly to Yeppoon, Bundaberg, Rockhampton, Gladstone and Emerald with a live broadcast from 10.30am on Tuesday 10 July.

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Reef 2050 policies

These documents provide important guidance on managing cumulative impacts and implementing actions to improve the condition of the Reef’s values.

Submission to the Senate Inquiry

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority made a submission to the Senate Inquiry into the 2018-19 Budget Measure the Great Barrier Reef 2050 Partnership Program.

Reef 2050 Integrated Monitoring and Reporting Program

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

Consultation underway

Public consultation is underway for the proposed maintenance dredging the Port of Hay Point, Mackay open for comment until 4pm 21 August 2018.

Report an incident

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

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