The Government is proud to announce two RAAF World War II aircraft wrecks in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park will be protected under new measures planned to come into effect next month.
Special management areas – or buffer zones – will be placed around a Catalina wreck off Bowen and a Catalina that crashed near the Frankland Islands... read more »
The Director of the Australian Antarctic Division, Dr Tony Fleming, has today announced his retirement.
Dr Fleming has been an outstanding Director of the Australian Antarctic Division (AAD) for the past four years and a long time public servant in the environment.
I wish to convey my personal appreciation for his tireless work in leading Austral... read more »
Topics: Emissions Reduction Fund first auction results, Bjorn Lomborg
Well Greg Hunt is the Federal Minister for the Environment; he's been listening on the line from Melbourne. Welcome again to Breakfast Minister.
Good morning Ellen.
This is perhaps all ve... read more »
Topics: Threatened Species Summit, Leadbeater’s Possum
Good morning everybody. I'd like to start this morning's procedures by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land in w... read more »
Topics: Emissions Reduction Fund first auction results
Good afternoon. I want to welcome the first Emissions Reduction Fund auction re... read more »