About Us

Message from the Chairman

Our fundamental obligation is to protect the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park and the World Heritage Area.

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Annual Report

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority Annual Report records the agency’s work and achievements over the reporting period.

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Our Board

Biographical information about the Chairman and Board members.

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Reef Advisory Committees

The agency has established various advisory committees.

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  • Free Zoning Maps

    Zoning maps

    If you're heading out on the water, don't forget your free Zoning Map so you know where you can go and what you can do.

  • Important milestone

    40 years anniversary

    We're delighted to celebrate the 40 years of the managing the Great Barrier Reef.

  • Visit the Reef

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    Visit our Great Barrier Reef and discover its amazing animals, plants, and habitats.

  • What you can do

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    Everyone has a role to play in protecting our Great Barrier Reef. Find out what you can do to help protect this great Australian icon.

  • Report marine strandings


    If you see sick, dead or stranded marine animals please call RSPCA QLD 1300 ANIMAL (1300 264 625)

  • Climate Change and the Great Barrier Reef

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    A Vulnerability Assessment: of the issues that could have far-reaching consequences for the Great Barrier Reef.

  • Current Conditions

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    Current Conditions: Environmental and climatic forecasts for the Great Barrier Reef

  • Reef Guardians Improving the outlook

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    The Great Barrier Reef is under pressure. Many people, including Reef Guardians, are making a difference.