Projects funded by the Marine and Coastal Hub respond to the priority needs of research users at the national to local scale. This ranges from Australian Marine Park monitoring approaches for the Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water, to seagrass mapping for Indigenous managers of Sea Country.


Australian Government Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water
Australian Fisheries Management Authority
Office of the Threatened Species Commissioner
Parks Australia
National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority
Integrated Marine Observing System
Australian Ocean Data Network
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority

State, territory and regional

NSW Marine Estate Management Authority
NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment
NSW Environment Protection Authority
NSW Marine Estate Management Authority
Northern Territory Department of Environment, Parks and Water Security
Sydney Water
Department of Environment and Science, Queensland
Victoria Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Parks Victoria
Melbourne Water
South Australian Department for Environment and Water
Department of Primary Industries and Regions South Australia
South Australian Research and Development Institute
Western Australian Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (Fisheries)
Western Australian Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions
Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service

Indigenous land councils and ranger groups

North Australian Indigenous Land and Sea Management Alliance
Carpentaria Land Council Aboriginal Corporation
Far West Coast Aboriginal Corporation
Li-Anthawirriyarra Sea Rangers

Industry groups

Recreational fishing industry
Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery


International Whaling Commission