marine debris

20 biggest projects keeping the reef pristine

Premium Content 20 biggest projects keeping the reef pristine

How a plastic parrotfish made of thongs, toothbrushes, combs and bullets is helping...

Debris from disintegrating enclosures ‘completely ignored’

Premium Content Debris from disintegrating enclosures ‘completely ignored’

Community groups say the damaged structures at Dingo and Wilson Beach are taking a...

Reef warriors clear trash from the region’s beaches

Premium Content Reef warriors clear trash from the region’s beaches

Volunteers picked 24 tonnes of trash from the region’s beaches in a year-long...

10 YEARS: Clean-up of Whitsunday beaches a constant battle

Premium Content 10 YEARS: Clean-up of Whitsunday beaches a constant battle

One-and-a-half Airlie Beach Lagoons worth of rubbish collected.

Bowling ball found among rubbish washed up on beach

Premium Content Bowling ball found among rubbish washed up on beach

Surprising list of what washes up on our beaches.

Mackay artist makes it big in Sydney

Premium Content Mackay artist makes it big in Sydney

Environmenalist takes creation to The Rocks.

Roadside rubbish pick-up hits a record

Roadside rubbish pick-up hits a record

More than 500kg of litter was picked up

Ghosts haunt the Whitsunday waters

Ghosts haunt the Whitsunday waters

Big catch at 25 metres and 100kg not to brag about.

$700k allocated to clean up marine litter along reef

$700k allocated to clean up marine litter along reef

Government gives $700,000 for cleaning up marine debris

Schools to help in marine debris

Schools to help in marine debris

Students to help in nation wide study of marine debris.