South-east Marine Parks Network
Click on the map below to navigate the South-east Marine Parks Network.
There are 14 Australian Marine Parks off the coast of Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania, covering 388,464 square kilometres. Together they make up the South-east Network.
In these parks off Australia’s South-east coast, migratory whales journey to and from Antarctica twice a year, providing one of the best opportunities to spot these popular marine mammals.
Iconic species such as southern bluefin tuna and blue whales roam here.
In the deep sea, there’s a diverse range of fishes and other creatures, such as crabs, coral, sea urchins and sponges that have bizarre and fascinating adaptations to survive in their deep, dark homes.
Marine parks in the South-east Network
- Apollo Marine Park
- Beagle Marine Park
- Boags Marine Park
- East Gippsland Marine Park
- Flinders Marine Park
- Franklin Marine Park
- Freycinet Marine Park
- Huon Marine Park
- Macquarie Island Marine Park
- Murray Marine Park
- Nelson Marine Park
- South Tasman Rise Marine Park
- Tasman Fracture Marine Park
- Zeehan Marine Park
South-east Marine Parks Network Management Plan
A management plan for the South-east Marine Parks Network came into operation on 1 July 2013.
- See the Guide for users of the South-east Network, setting out the zones and rules for marine parks in the network.
- See the maps for the South-east marine parks.
South-east Stakeholder Forum
The South-east Stakeholder Forum is changing.
Following the introduction of the new management plans for each of the five marine park networks in July 2018, Parks Australia is establishing Australian Marine Park advisory committees to guide and advise on the management of these parks.
Parks Australia has decided to take this opportunity to align the current South-east Stakeholder Forum with this new structure. This means that the forum will soon become the South-east Advisory Committee.
South-east marine parks
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