Advanced Reef Teach

This course is for those who would like to learn more about the Great Barrier Reef than can be covered in our nightly 2 hour show. The course is arranged on request and can be held on a day that suits your schedule (subject to our existing commitments), however we require a minimum of 10 people to run the course.

It is offered as a half-day program, running for 4 hours in the morning or afternoon, and we can tailor the program to suit your group’s particular interests. Topics covered could include:

  • Evolution and Phylogeny of Coral Reefs
  • Coral Biology and Ecology
  • Fish Identification
  • Explanation of Major Invertebrate Groups
  • Marine Hazards
  • Human Impacts on the Reef (Conservation Issues)
  • Threatened Species on the GBR
  • Global Warming and Climate Change
  • Reef Management (the role of the GBR Marine Park Authority and tour operators)
  • Best Environmental practices
  • Ecotourism
  • Reef Interpretation (e.g. explaining things to tourists, answering their questions)

Please contact us to discuss your specific interests and we will do our best to arrange a program that matches your needs.

Cost | AUS $40 per person inc. GST

Included | Fish & Coral identification sheets, morning or afternoon tea and biscuits, Advanced Reef Teach certificate 

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