The question for Isla Barry, 14, was never 'if' she would fight for the rights of wild animals and their habitats, but...

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20th Aug. 2019 10:08 AM

Queensland is out to increase its share of global dive tourism, and these are the spots that will help it succeed. SEE THE...

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21st June 2019 5:06 AM

An underwater photographer has captured rare footage of coral spawning on the Great Barrier Reef, six months earlier than...

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18th June 2019 6:06 AM

A global animal protection lobby force claims it has been ‘gagged’ by the Queensland Government from documenting sharks...

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03rd June 2019 12:06 PM

A shocking new report on the health of a Sunshine Coast river's sub-species of marine animal life has been labelled as...

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25th Feb. 2019 11:02 AM

A passion for marine life has inspired a Peregian teenager to organise his fourth beach clean-up

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20th Feb. 2019 2:02 PM

The carcass of a dolphin was discovered on Dundowran Beach on the weekend

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31st Jan. 2019 10:01 AM

Balloons have long been a fun thing for children to grab when they’re being handed out at shopping centres — but there’s a...

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27th Nov. 2018 5:11 AM

ONE of the ocean’s biggest creatures has played its part in a first for the Great Barrier Reef.

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30th Oct. 2018 5:10 AM

FOOTAGE shows a 4.8 metre long whale falling out of a bin and on to the ground during a mission to dispose of the mammal’s...

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23rd Sept. 2018 6:09 AM

VOLUNTEERS are helping to prevent marine life from eating microplastics by using a sieve through the sand

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21st Sept. 2018 12:09 PM

INTERNATIONAL Friendship Day has been celebrated in unique fashion today at Sea Life Sunshine Coast.

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30th July 2018 3:07 PM

ONCE a rare sight, humpback whales and their calves have become a common spectacle off our coast and researchers are...

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21st July 2018 5:07 AM

A YOUNG green sea turtle named Col is spending World Turtle Day discovering the ocean after being released back into the...

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23rd May 2018 10:05 AM

THIS famous creature, named after a phrase used by Dr Sheldon Cooper in The Big Bang Theory, was first photographed on the...

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14th May 2018 4:05 PM

Floating islands of plastic in our oceans endanger marine life.

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12th April 2018 11:04 AM

Not so perfect 25 metre catch, bagged by the crew at Red Cat from the waters at Hook's Passage.

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14th March 2018 3:03 PM

Each hatchling has got one in a thousand chance of survival.

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10th Feb. 2018 4:02 AM

SURF Lifesaving Queensland has confirmed the southern march of the deadly Irukandji jellyfish is under way.

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09th Jan. 2018 3:01 PM

MEMBER for Burnett Stephen Bennett is reminding boaties to slow down and look out for turtles and dugongs when out on the...

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03rd Jan. 2018 5:01 PM

Discovery of emaciated turtle stranded on Woolgoolga Beach shines spotlight on the uncertainties faced as local rescues of...

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24th Nov. 2017 11:11 AM

A TIGER shark which cleared a Coast beach was a timely reminder to be shark smart, as recent rainfall and turtle nesting...

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04th Nov. 2017 11:11 AM

LOCAL marine guru Tony Isaacson's curiosity was piqued by the discovery of thousands of jellyfish blubbers washed ashore at...

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25th Sept. 2017 4:09 PM

WHILE everyone had been talking about whales, lets not forget about the other marine mammals we all love.

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12th Sept. 2017 3:09 PM

AN INCREASE in stingers on the Coast, including the deadly irukandji, will be the focus of a new study looking to identify...

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20th July 2017 12:07 PM

CALLS made to remove shark nets from Coast beaches during whale migration season, after a bottlenose dolphin was killed in...

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15th June 2017 4:06 PM

UNSEASONABLY warm waters and recent rain mean the chances of a shark encounter on the Sunshine Coast are still fairly...

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24th May 2017 11:05 AM

WHILE our turtles are a major draw-card for the Bundaberg region, Jodi Salmond fears the reef and the beauty that surrounds...

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01st May 2017 10:05 AM

“WE'VE had three months worth of data and nothing suggests shark nets are an effective response to community concerns about...

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10th March 2017 9:03 AM

WITH excited underwater gestures, our guide points to a large turtle in the shipwrecks off Moreton Island.

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09th Dec. 2016 4:12 PM

A MAN has filmed the rescue of a loggerhead turtle after it was tangled in a crab pot in 1770.

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24th Nov. 2016 9:11 AM

IT MIGHT seem like a strange birthday gift, but returning a 100kg turtle to the sea was fitting for environmental ranger...

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26th Oct. 2016 5:10 PM

THE Greens have called on the Baird Government to hold a plebiscite to see if New South Wales residents support installing...

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20th Oct. 2016 6:10 AM

Casey was able to get close enough to identify the shark – a hammerhead – and took the photo when it returned to deeper...

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05th Oct. 2016 1:10 PM

LITTER hunters who gathered to tidy up Mooloolaba beach yesterday were rewarded with bottle top lids they could exchange...

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01st Oct. 2016 5:10 PM

MARINE researchers inadvertently captured this fever of cownose rays in the Solitary Islands Marine Reserve off the coast...

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20th Sept. 2016 3:09 PM

A SUNSHINE Coast couple whose passion for marine ecosystems led them to establish a childrens education business are now...

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24th March 2016 2:03 PM

A MACKAY scientist has found two species of sea snake which had been feared extinct.

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24th Dec. 2015 11:12 AM

RICHARD Fitzpatrick has seen parts of the world most people won’t ever get to see.

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19th Dec. 2015 5:12 AM

BLAKE the turtle was malnourished, underweight and in bad shape when he was found stranded on a mud flat at Quoin...

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07th Sept. 2015 7:09 AM

POLLUTION on Curtis Island has left 12-year-old Jack Cathcart feeling devastated.

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15th Aug. 2015 5:08 AM

TWO turtles and two seabirds have been found covered in oil in the wake of a spill near Townsville, the Great Barrier Reef...

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31st July 2015 7:07 AM

FOR eight days Port Curtis has been the site of a turtle rodeo, with researchers catching 83 turtles.

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18th July 2015 6:07 AM

A STUDY that tracks turtles and dugongs in the Port Curtis area will continue into next year to gather more information...

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16th July 2015 6:07 AM