The moreton bay marine park encompasses moreton bay jumpinpin the southport broadwater some rivers and tributaries and several nautical miles offshore from moreton island bribie island and north and south stradbroke islands marine park zones the moreton bay marine park has four zone types 1 general use zone light blue 2.
Moreton bay marine park is one of the largest estuarine bays in australia and is unique in the fact that is has both tropical and temperate marine species the marine park is situated between the coastal shore line of the southeast queensland from sunshine coasts caloundra to runaway bay at the gold coast.
A user guide is available that has been designed specifically for marine park users from feedback received during the consultation process it is an overview of the provisions of the moreton bay marine park zoning plan and has 28 detailed maps showing zone and designated area boundaries.
Moreton bay marine park moreton bay is a beautiful place to play in with many wonders marine life and dive sites big cat reality is licensed to operate in the marine park and is committed to the conservation of natures wonderland.
Calls to allow fishing in moreton bay marine park green zones have been rejected by state national parks minister steve dickson.
Moreton bay marine park cradling the coast of southeast queensland moreton bay marine park is a beautiful tapestry of islands reefs sheltered inlets and open ocean covering 3400 km2 and stretching 125km from caloundra to the gold coast near the new south wales border.
Great sandy marine park zoning plan review the zoning plan for the great sandy marine park was renewed with minor administrative amendments in 2017 the management arrangements in the zoning plan are now under review read about the zoning plan review process.
The extension to harry atkinson artificial reef is the first of six artificial reef projects worth 2 million aimed to provide more recreational fishing opportunities for anglers displaced by the green no fishing zones in the moreton bay marine park.
Bribie island is the smallest and most northerly of three major sand islands forming the coastline sheltering the northern part of moreton bay queensland australia the others are moreton island and north stradbroke island.