About the document
The sixth phase of the Reef Trust provides up to $15 million for four projects targeting on-ground actions to improve the health and resilience of the Great Barrier Reef. This includes:
- $3.5 million, complementing $3.7 million from the Queensland Government, to help sugarcane farmers improve their fertiliser use efficiency.
- $5 million matched with $5 million raised by the Great Barrier Reef Foundation, to restore and conserve Reef island ecosystems.
- $5 million to clean-up and prevent marine debris entering the Great Barrier Reef.
- $1.5 million for an ‘Innovation Challenge’ run in collaboration with the Queensland Government to seek innovative solutions to boost coral abundance on the Great Barrier Reef.