2017

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Statement: release of site assessment report

Published 21/12/2017

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority today released its site assessment of Henry Reef where the Australian Border Force vessel Roebuck Bay

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Top 10 actions to protect the Great Barrier Reef released today

Published 13/12/2017

Ramping up compliance and protecting resilient reefs — among the top 10 actions that will be used to manage the Great Barrier Reef under the R

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Start of summer will see all eyes on the Great Barrier Reef

Published 28/11/2017

While it is too early to tell whether mass coral bleaching will occur on the Great Barrier Reef this summer coral-eating crown-of-thorns starfish contin

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Building the capacity of the world's coral reef managers and leaders

Published 24/11/2017

Fostering leadership for the world's coral reefs was the aim of a three-week immersive course conducted in Townsville and at nearby Great Barrier Reef s

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First Indigenous council welcomed into Reef Guardian program

Published 22/11/2017

A far north Queensland Indigenous community is the latest local government area to formally express their support for the Great Barrier Reef.

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Statement - marine fatalities

Published 20/11/2017

Statement by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority about marine fatalities.

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Australian oceanographer honoured in new reef naming

Published 20/11/2017

The life and work of late Australian scientist Dr Don Kinsey AM is being celebrated with a reef within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park named in his h

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Release of Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority governance review

Published 05/10/2017

Statement by Dr Russell Reichelt, Chairman of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority.

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Dr Evelyn Scott AO

Published 22/09/2017

Statement by Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority Chairman Russell Reichelt about Dr Evelyn Scott AO.

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New rules to better protect and enable access to the Whitsundays

Published 01/08/2017

New rules coming in to effect tomorrow (2 August 2017) will better protect the Whitsundays area, one of the iconic areas of the Great Barrier Reef Marin

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