What We Do

What We Do

The Great Barrier Reef Foundation is saving our Reef and all its living diversity for future generations.

We use independent science

to better understand the true condition of the Reef and the challenges it faces so we know where to focus our efforts.

We inform and educate

people about what needs to be done to address the causes of the problem, including advising governments and industry.

We take practical action

to fund hard work and innovative technologies from the best minds in Australia and beyond to protect the Reef.



With our partners we're making a real difference.

About us

About us

Driving real solutions to the threats facing Australia’s greatest natural wonder.

Reef Trust Partnership

Reef Trust Partnership

The largest ever single investment in Reef protection.



Funding projects to pioneer new technologies, restore, rebuild and better understand the Reef.


Network ·

Nominations open for The Earthshot Prize 2022

The search for the winners of The Earthshot Prize 2022 has begun and the Great Barrier Reef Foundation is proud to be an official Nominator.

Help restore life-giving seagrass meadows

#Help restore life-giving seagrass meadows

Seagrass meadows, which are critical feeding grounds for the green turtle and dugong, are at risk. Climate change and severe storms have led to seagrasses declining. Donate this Christmas to help scale-up seagrass restoration.