Reef Guardian schools

Empowering students, teachers and communities

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority and its national education centre for the Great Barrier Reef, Reef HQ Aquarium, offer an extensive range of educational resources and programs.

These resources are curriculum-linked for all year levels, from early learning to grade 12.

Please click the drop down menus for more information on Reef Education programs and resources.

Educational resources and programs

Reef Ed - Growing up on the Reef

Growing up on the Reef

Reef HQ Aquarium redevelopment

Since December 2019, the Australian Government have invested $40.1 million in the refurbishment of the National Education Centre for the Great Barrier Reef, Reef HQ Aquarium.

The majority of the works will be undertaken when Reef HQ Aquarium closes from February 2021. Click here to find out more about the refurbishment.