Tasmania’s businesses are being encouraged to bring forward new ideas and new technologies for tackling the country’s growing plastic waste challenge as the Recycling Modernisation Fund (Plastics) Grants Program opens today.
With the hope of domestic tourism returning to the Great Barrier Reef, tourism operators, businesses, and individuals with a permit to operate in Reef’s Marine Park will get further relief from the extension of Commonwealth Government fee waivers.
Brisbane will be at the eye of the storm this summer as the Bureau of Meteorology’s lead cyclone management centre for northern Australia, in a season where tropical storms could pose a major threat to communities.
More than 16,000 tonnes of fine sediment will be stopped from entering the Great Barrier Reef thanks to a $6.1 million investment by the Morrison Government to improve water quality flowing from the Burnett River Catchment to the Great Barrier Reef.
The Australian Government has today announced $6 million in funding for projects to support Australians to get involved in managing, protecting and understanding our world-leading network of Australian Marine Parks.