Heritage

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Shipwreck training for marine rangers and students

Published 04/11/2015

A two-day course in marine archaeology in Townsville this week, aims to boost the protection of the Great Barrier Reef’s rich maritime heritage, inclu

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Life of researcher celebrated with reef naming

Published 04/02/2015

Tribute has been paid to leading marine biologist and ecotoxicologist, the late Dr Bob Endean, with a reef in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park named in

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Reef heritage discovered and commemorated

Published 15/08/2013

The Great Barrier Reef continues to reveal its hidden heritage with the discovery of three possible historic shipwrecks since April.

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Plan to protect historic Great Barrier Reef lightstation

Published 15/03/2013

Isolation, cyclones and a quiet existence for raising children — this is what awaited lightkeepers on Dent Island.

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Plan protects historic lightstation in the Great Barrier Reef

Published 26/04/2012

 A comprehensive plan to protect the future of historic Lady Elliot Island Lightstation has been released.

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