Cartier Island Commonwealth Marine Reserve - Activities
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR MARINE USERS
Until a new management plan comes into effect there will be no changes to management arrangements for the renamed Cartier Island Commonwealth Marine Reserve.
- Transitional arrangements involve NO CHANGE ON THE WATER for marine users.
- If you hold an existing approval to undertake activities within the renamed Cartier Island Commonwealth Marine Reserve, you are able to continue to operate under the terms of your existing approval.
- No additional administrative requirements apply.
Cartier Island Commonwealth Marine Reserve (previously named Cartier Island Marine Reserve) forms part of the North-west Commonwealth Marine Reserves Network. Transitional management arrangements apply until the management plan for the North-west Commonwealth Marine Reserves Network comes into effect.
Prohibitions on Public Access: All of Cartier Island Commonwealth Marine Reserve is closed to the public.
The following table outlines activities allowed with approval (A) or not allowed () at Cartier Island Commonwealth Marine Reserve.
|Activity||Cartier Island Commonwealth Marine Reserve
(IUCN Ia zones)
|Fishing (including collecting)|
|Filming and Photography||A|
|Tourism and Charters||A|
|Other Commercial Activities|
|Scuba diving & snorkelling|
|Activities allowed in the reserve|