Meet our Master Reef Guides

Master Reef Guides are recognised as the world’s leading reef guides, interpreters and story tellers sharing the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area.

Marine debris
Marine debris is a major threat to the health of the Great Barrier Reef
Reef health updates summer 2018-19
While we are now into March and April, the Authority will continue to keep a close eye on the Reef.
Maritime heritage – diving into history
Learn about maritime cultural heritage in the Marine Park.
Reef Fact
Reef Facts
600

Continental islands found in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park

3000

Number of species of molluscs (shells) found in the Great Barrier Reef

Visiting the Whitsundays?

Check out our new guide for recreational users visiting the Whitsundays.

Eye on the Reef

Our Eye on the Reef program enables anyone who visits the Great Barrier Reef to contribute to its long-term protection by collecting valuable information about reef health, marine animals and incidents.