Have your say on proposed changes to the Great Sandy Marine Park Zoning Plan

The Department of Environment and Science invites you to provide feedback on proposed changes to the zoning plan for the Great Sandy Marine Park.

The marine park is located in the Wide Bay-Burnett region and extends from Double Island Point in the south to Baffle Creek in the north.

The zoning plan identifies different zones and designated areas and outlines the rules used to manage the multiple uses of the marine park.

If you are interested in the future management of the Great Sandy Marine Park or visit or use the marine park, it’s important for you to provide feedback on the proposed changes.

You can view the draft zoning plan and the Consultation Regulatory Impact Statement either online or in person (from Tuesday 27 September) at:

  • Mon Repos Turtle Centre, 141 Mon Repos Road, Mon Repos: 9am-2pm, 7 days a week.
  • QPWS Great Sandy Information Centre, Moorindil Street, Tewantin: 8am-3pm, 7 days a week.
  • Rainbow Beach QPWS Information Centre, Rainbow Beach Road, Rainbow Beach: 8am-4pm, Monday-Friday.

To provide feedback, please visit the Review of the Zoning Plan for Great Sandy Marine Park.

Consultation closes at midnight on Sunday 23 October 2022.

For more information, please email gsmp.review@des.qld.gov.au or call 13 QGOV (13 74 68).