A discussion paper for advancing the South-east Regional Marine Plan

The South-east Regional Marine Plan
National Oceans Office 2002
ISBN 1 8770 4304 04


About the paper

This Paper has been released by the National Oceans Ministerial Board and the South-east Regional Marine Plan Steering Committee. Recent participation by key non-government interest groups has helped shape the issues presented in this Paper. The National Oceans Office also worked with key Commonwealth Government agencies with a direct interest in the South-east Regional Marine Plan to develop the Discussion Paper. The National Oceans Ministerial Board agencies that contributed to the process are:

  • Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry – Australia
  • Australian Fisheries Management Authority
  • Education, Science and Technology
  • Environment Australia
  • Industry, Tourism and Resources
  • Transport and Regional Services

This Paper should be read in conjunction with the Summary Paper as it provides the major findings from an extensive assessment of the South-east Marine Region.