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About the GeoPortal

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) is the custodian to a large range of data relevant to the Great Barrier Reef. Geoportal facilitates discovery and access to this data, and its associated resources. Geoportal has been developed and is maintained by the Authority's Spatial Data Centre (SDC).

How do I find data?

Use the Search page to search or browse data. Search has the facility to find data by name and/or description, and you can mark data for download. Alternatively, you can download data directly using the Download page.

Can I use the data for commercial applications?

Unless otherwise specified, Geoportal data is available under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY 4.0). This license has terms and conditions including appropriate attribution. Further information about this license can be found at

What format is the downloadable data?

Data is currently available in two formats: In the File GeoDatabase format, or as an ESRI ShapeFile.

All requested data will be archived in a ZIP file.

What special software is required to use data from this site?

  • Downloads are all compressed (zipped) files and require software to unzip
  • Downloads are spatial data files and require GIS software to view
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