Technical Report Series
- A reef manager's guide to coral bleaching 2006 (4.7 MB)
- Assessment of tourism activity in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Region 2003 (1.5 MB)
- Audit management of Qld East Coast Trawl Fishery 2003 (4.1 MB)
- Biophysical assessment of the reefs of Keppel Bay 2007 (835.5 KB)
- Catchment Water Quality Action Plan 2001 (15.3 MB)
- Controlling crown-of-thorns starfish 1995 (1.6 MB)
- Dugong education and information in Indigenous communities 1999 (716.5 KB)
- Extreme Weather and the Great Barrier Reef Report (2.8 MB)
- Heavy metals in the commercial prawn and crayfish 1997 (6.5 MB)
- Impacts of Yasi on the Great Barrier Reef (1.5 MB)
- Independent review of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority 1997 (3.5 MB)
- Latency of tourism permits in Marine Park 2000 (120.0 KB)
- Management of dugong: Endangered marine species of traditional significance 1985 (1.6 MB)
- Marine turtle and dugong habitats in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park 2007 (971.1 KB)
- Nomination of Reef for World Heritage Listing 1981 (2.7 MB)
- Populations and major land use: Spatial and temporal trends 2001 (3.6 MB)
- Potential impacts on World Heritage Area from coastal development 1998 (8.1 MB)
- Queensland Nickel management appeal case study 1995 (3.7 MB)
- Raine Island: Past and present status and implications of climate change 2008 (4.9 MB)
- Report on Great Barrier Reef Zoning Plan 2005 (3.3 MB)
- Research report 1976 - 1982 (5.8 MB)
- Review of the environmental management charge 1994 (5.9 MB)
- Review of the marine tourism industry 1997 (8.6 MB)
- Seagrasses of the Great Barrier Reef 1986 (3.2 MB)
- Selection criteria for special tourism permissions 2004 (262.9 KB)
- Spawning aggregations of Reef fishes 2001 (421.3 KB)
- Spawning aggregations of Reef fishes 2008 (2.8 MB)
- Summary report of social and economic impacts of rezoning 2003 (260.6 KB)
- Trace metals in sediments indicator organisms and traditional seafoods 1996 (7.5 MB)
- Zoning Plan regulatory impact statement (378.7 KB)
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.
The Great Barrier Reef is a hive of activity. If you're lucky enough to see a humpback whale from May to September, make sure you keep a safe distance.
We're delighted to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park's World Heritage listing.
Visit our Great Barrier Reef and discover its amazing plants, animals and habitats. There are a range of tourism experiences on offer.
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.
If you see sick, dead or stranded marine animals please call RSPCA QLD 1300 ANIMAL
(1300 264 625)
A Vulnerability Assessment: of the issues that could have far-reaching consequences for the Great Barrier Reef.