Annual Report 2015–16

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The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's 2015–16 annual report details our work in managing one of the world's living treasures, the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. 

We've reported against three objectives:

  1. Protect and restore the Reef's biodiversity
  2. Safeguard the Reef's heritage values
  3. Ensure use of the Marine Park is ecologically sustainable and benefits current and future generations.  

This year's annual report includes:

  • Chairman's Review
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Management and accountability
  • Finances.

Performance chapters

This section provides performance reporting on actions we took to achieve the agency’s stated outcome of the long-term protection, ecologically sustainable use, understanding and enjoyment of the Great Barrier Reef for all Australians and the international community, through the care and development of the Marine Park. 

This is presented in three parts under the agency’s three objectives, as outlined in the agency’s Portfolio Budget Statement.

Performance chapter highlights