Private Member’s Bill to Ban Dumping in Great Barrier Reef

Private Member’s Bill to Ban Dumping in Great Barrier Reef

The Australian Greens will introduce a Private Member’s Bill to the Senate today to ban offshore dumping in the ...

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Greens: Minister’s Statement on Reef Dumping Is Full of Holes

Minister’s Statement on Reef Dumping is Full of Holes

The Australian Greens placed a motion to the Senate yesterday to establish what the Environment Minister meant when ...

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Governments Must Commit Billions to Save GBR, Says WWF

Governments Must Commit Billions to Save GBR, Says WWF

The latest science confirms the continued rapid decline of the Reef and the urgent need for stronger action and a ...

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Queensland Government Applauds Endorsement of Reef Strategy

Queensland Government Applauds Endorsement of Reef Strategy

The Queensland Government has welcomed Commonwealth endorsement of the state’s long-term plan to preserve the Great ...

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QRC: Science Confirms Great Barrier Reef Challenges

Science Confirms Great Barrier Reef Challenges

The scientific focus on improving the health of the Great Barrier Reef took another leap forward today with the ...

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Concerns Grow Over Dredging and Dumping, Says AMCS ...

Concerns Grow Over Dredging and Dumping, Says AMCS

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) is concerned by media reports that the new Chief Executive of ...

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GBRMPA OKs More Dredging and Dumping (Australia)

GBRMPA OKs More Dredging and Dumping.

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has expressed extreme concern with the decision by the Great ...

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FOI Documents Question Modelling and Monitoring for ...

FOI Documents Question Modelling and Monitoring for Dredging and Dumping

New FOI documents revealed that the conclusions from modelling of deep ocean currents published by GBRMPA in 2013, ...

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Reef Scorecard Goes from Bad to Worse (Australia)

Reef Scorecard Goes from Bad to Worse

An independent new scorecard shows the Australian and Queensland Governments have gone backwards in addressing the ...

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Australia: Increased Funding for Great Barrier Reef

Improved Health and Increased Funding for Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef is in safe hands with the release of a report card showing a combined effort from both the ...

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QRC: Bank’s Reef Concerns Based on UNESCO ...

Bank’s Reef Concerns Based on UNESCO Misunderstanding

Activists kicked an own goal today on their European vacation by lobbying a German bank that is not funding ...

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Australia: Deutsche Bank Shies Away from Reef Port ...

Deutsche Bank Shies Away from Reef Port Investment, AMCS Says

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has welcomed the statement by German’s leading bank, Deutsche ...

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VIDEO: No Threats for Great Barrier Reef, Says NQBP ...

No Threats for Great Barrier Reef, Says NQBP

Abbot Point dredging will not impact the Great Barrier Reef, said North Queensland Bulk Ports (NQBP). Offshore ...

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The Philippines: Photos of Mabini Reef Reclamation Published

Photos of Mabini Reef Reclamation Published

The Philippines’ Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) released military surveillance photos of Chinese land ...

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Australia: Dredging Will Be Managed Well, Says NQBP

Dredging Will Be Managed Well, Says NQBP

As the campaign against the proposed Abbot Point dredging continues, the North Queensland Bulk Ports are often ...

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QRC: Reef TV Campaign Achieves Great Results (Australia)

Reef TV Campaign Achieves Great Results

The Queensland Resources Council’s Reef Facts television advertising campaign has resulted in thousands more ...

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Australia: Moreton Bay to Get Artificial Reef

Moreton Bay Marine Park to Get Artificial Reef

Recreational fishers will have a new place to drop their lines, with the creation of a 20 hectare artificial reef ...

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Reef Subsea Secures First Pipeline Trenching Contract ...

Reef Subsea Secures First Pipeline Trenching Contract for Q1000

REEF Subsea has won its first pipeline trenching project for the industry-leading Q1000 jet trencher on the Sierra ...

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Australia: Location for South Coast Artificial Reef Revealed

Location for South Coast Artificial Reef Revealed

Shoalhaven is set to become the State’s latest recreational fishing hotspot, with the final location for the South ...

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Australia: Draft Recommendation Backs Up Queensland’s ...

Draft Recommendation Backs Up Queensland’s Reef Management

Queensland Environment Minister Andrew Powell has welcomed UNESCO’s acknowledgement of the progress the Queensland ...

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Greens: UN Warns on Health of Great Barrier Reef (Australia)

UN Warns on Health of Great Barrier Reef

UNESCO’s draft decision overnight confirming that the Great Barrier Reef is still being considered for a ...

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