Latest Great barrier reef posts


How we can save our beloved Great Barrier Reef - Our interview with marine biologist Dr. Jodie Rummer

In our efforts to highlight why The Great Barrier Reef must be classified as 'World Heritage In Danger', we interviewed Dr. Jodie Rummer, an esteemed marine biologist and Associate Professor of Marine Biology in the College of Science and Engineering at the Australian Research Council (ARC) Centre of Excellence for ...


Saving the Great Barrier Reef: these recent research breakthroughs give us renewed hope for its survival

we believe there’s a chance the Great Barrier Reef can still survive. What’s needed is ongoing, active management through scientific interventions, alongside rapid, enormous cuts to global greenhouse gas emissions.


Coral reefs of the world are sending us a sign and it's not too late to listen

In recent decades, the vibrancy of the Great Barrier Reef, and many other coastal reefs around the world, has been dulled by a phenomenon known as coral bleaching, where coral loses its bright colours and turns white. This is how it occurs.


Not declaring the Great Barrier Reef as ‘in danger’ only postpones the inevitable

​After much anticipation, the World Heritage Committee on Friday decided against listing the Great Barrier Reef as "in danger".


Environmental News Roundup: Here's Some of the Stories You Might Have Missed

Iceland has stopped whaling in 2020, cities are being reimagined for people and an Australian proposal for a sustainable energy grid!


How A Visit To The Great Barrier Reef Taught Me That Travel Can Help Fight Climate Apathy

Travel sparks a range of emotions, which are all usually positive but for the climate conscious traveller guilt can also creep in. Here’s how we can use travel as a force for good.


Is It Too Cheap To Visit The ‘Priceless’ Great Barrier Reef?

The Great Barrier Reef is one of the world’s finest natural wonders. It’s also extraordinarily cheap to visit – perhaps too cheap.


Climate Council: Climate, Health And Economics Are Against Carmichael Mine

Every reason the Carmichael Mine shouldn't go ahead.


The Great Barrier Reef Isn’t Dead (Yet). Here’s What’s Really Going On.

​Last week, an obituary for the Great Barrier Reef went viral - but it was more than a little premature.