We want people who inspire others to be part of the Traditional Owner Working Group (Interim) for the Reef Trust Partnership

  • Do you have good ideas about how to keep Country, Culture and Traditional Peoples of the Great Barrier Reef strong and resilient?
  • Do you have drive and passion for sea country and want to make things happen?
  • We want people who inspire others. Are you well respected amongst your mob and community and are you known for creating positive change at a local, regional or national level?
  • Do you have a special interest and/or operational experience in water quality, controlling crown-of-thorns starfish, restoring sea country including its catchments, monitoring your country by looking for and recording changes, economic development or business enterprise?
  • Are you considered a young or emerging leader in your community?

How to Apply

Step 1

Review the information pack.

Step 2

Prepare an expression of interest in the form of a two-page written response or a one-minute video.

Step 3

Include a resume with two referees, one of whom must be an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person, that the GBRF may contact.

Step 4

Email your expression of interest to projects@barrierreef.org by 5 October 2018.


Contact Dr Sarah Castine, GBRF Program Manager, on 0487 659 068 or Email: scastine@barrierreef.org to discuss the opportunity or ask any questions.