Copyright

© Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1996 - 2007.

This information contained on this website is protected by copyright.

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) encourages the dissemination, exchange and reuse of its information (including data) where possible.

The Commonwealth of Australia owns the copyright in all material produced by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority and Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority reserves the right to set the terms and conditions for the use of this material.

Unless we tell you otherwise, all material in this Website, is licenced under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC BY 4.0) licence with the exception of:

Using the Coat of Arms of the Commonwealth of Australia

The terms of use for the Coat of Arms of the Commonwealth of Australia are available from the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet website.

Attribution

Material obtained from the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's website is to be attributed to:

©Commonwealth of Australia (Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority) 2019

Citing/ Referencing Website Pages

You may link and reference to Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's website using the below reference format:

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority Year (site created or revised), Title of page, viewed date (dd/mm/yyyy), <url>.

Third-Party Material

As far as practicable, material for which the copyright is owned by a third party will be clearly labelled in alternative text, as the copyright remains with that party.  Their permission may be required to use the material and you should contact that party directly or make an enquiry in writing to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority at the address below.

Photos and images on our website

We feature a range of reef photos and video on our website, including content generated by our staff and others such as:

If you wish to use a photo or video, please view those available in our online image collection.

Enquiries

For further enquiries concerning the reproduction and rights in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority products and services, please contact:

info@gbrmpa.gov.au

Apart from any use as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 all other rights are reserved. Requests for further authorisation should be directed to:

The Director
Communications and Regional Engagement Section
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
PO Box 1379
Townsville QLD 4810
Australia

Linking Guidelines

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority appreciates that people find value in our websites and that they may wish to share this information with others by providing a link on their page. Therefore, organisations and individuals are free to include our link on their site without prior permission within the following guidelines.

Unless we enter into a specific written agreement with you, you may not use any of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's names, logos, designs, slogans, product trademarks or service marks in or with your links, except that you may link to a Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority site using the plain text name of that site or the plain text name of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority or the plain text page title.

Do not present the link to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's site in any way that suggests the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority has any relationship or affiliation with your site or endorses, sponsors or recommends the information, products or services on your site without the prior express written permission for a particular use from the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority.

Do not use any of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's names, logos, designs, slogans, product trademarks or service marks in any advertising, publicity, promotion, or in any other commercial manner without the prior express written permission for a particular use from the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority.

Do not use any of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's names, logos, designs, slogans, product trademark or service marks, or any other words or codes identifying the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's web sites in any "metatags" or other information used by search engines or other information location tools to identify and select sites, without the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's express written permission for a particular use.

If your site uses frames the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority expressly prohibits the display of any of its HTML pages within in-lines or frames of the linking website and any attempt to do so is a violation of our copyright.

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority expressly prohibits the referencing of images directly from its server. Rather, where copyright permits we would ask that you transfer the image to your own server and reference it from there.

Upon establishing the link, e-mail the address at which the link is located to info@gbrmpa.gov.au

Requests for further authorisation should be directed to:

The Director
Communications and Regional Engagement Section
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
P.O. Box 1379
Townsville, Qld. 4810.
Australia.

or by e-mail to info@gbrmpa.gov.au