Reef HQ Aquarium is celebrating World Turtle Day today (Thursday 23 May) by introducing its newest celebrity turtle to the world.Read full article
Reef HQ Aquarium is celebrating the work of hundreds of volunteers who have donated 350,000 hours of their time since the centre opened in 1987.Read full article
Media release from Environment Minister Tony Burke.Read full article
The agency is taking a closer look at the development, operation and management of ports in the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area.
A strategy for protecting the Great Barrier Reef's biodiversity has now been completed.
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As of the end of April 2013, conditions on the Great Barrier Reef remain neutral according to information from the Bureau of Meteorology.
Two Marine Park permits for the Great Keppel Island Resort proposed marina and pipeline have been issued.
An ecological risk assessment of the East Coast Otter Trawl Fishery in the Great Barrier Reef has been completed.
There are many ways you can get involved and show your support for the Great Barrier Reef.
Find out more ways to get involved
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- News releases
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- Reef in Brief e-newsletter
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- Work with us
- Community consultation
- Help protect the Reef
- Join a monitoring program
- Become a Reef Guardian
- Report an incident
- Visit Reef HQ Aquarium
- Donate to the Turtle Hospital
- Out on the water
InformationExplore the Reef
Use this interactive map to explore the Great Barrier Reef. To begin, simply click anywhere on the map or select one of the tick boxes.