Be Reef Smart
Enjoy the beauty and wonder of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park responsibly and safely.
Like a town planning scheme, zoning outlines what activities can occur in each location. Access free maps to help you get to know the zones.
Planning your visit
If you are lucky enough to visit, there are many opportunities for you to experience and learn about the wonders of the Reef.
Access and use by location
There are site specific management arrangements for some locations in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Check this information before heading out on the water.
Moorings and No-anchoring areas
Access maps and information on moorings in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.
Environmental management charge
Information on this charge associated with most commercial activities operated under a permit from us.
Some commercial activities and operations occurring in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park and the Great Barrier Reef (Coast) Marine Park require a permit.