Martime and Seafarers

Maritime / Seafarers

Maritime companies & Seafarers can find information and training materials to help in achieving 'clean and green' objectives. Ships entering Australia can receive a DVD outlining the nature of Australian waters and their obligations and responsibilities under law. By joining AUSMEPA, you join the ranks of industry’s strongest supporters and demonstrate your individual and corporate commitment to responsible practices and to the preservation of the marine environment..


Shipping Emissions Portal


AUSMEPA’s newest venture in the marine environmental space involves the development of a Maritime Emissions Portal, a web based portal that will provide shipping emissions data to sustainability-minded organisations. The MEP will allow the development of priority projects aimed at reducing ship-sourced emissions, to create transparency & facilitate change surrounding the health & sustainability of communities and  our marine environment”.




Teachers will find everything they need to engage their students in a marine unit of work. Included are Australian Curriculum links. Request free posters. Download Indigenous readers and activities. Provide your students with age appropriate research materials. Your students develop leadership skills as they to design their own conservation projects. 




Welcome to our marine website. We hope you can use our material to get more enjoyment from our magnificent sea and coastal areas. You will find lots of ways to explore our marine environment and also help to protect it. 



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FREE educational resources

Making life easier for school teachers who teach curriculum subjects about the marine environment. 

The Australian Marine Environment Protection Association (AUSMEPA) provides free educational resources on this website to help teachers plan and undertake a unit of work about key marine environmental issues, including climate change and stormwater pollution.

Website Sponsor

AUSMEPA thanks SAL Qld Committee for kindly sponsoring the development of this website

Latest News

Read all the latest news in protecting Australia’s marine environment direct from the AUSMEPA.

AUSMEPA & World Ocean Day 2018 – ‘Plastic Pollution Problem’ WINNING School

WONTHAGGI HIGH SCHOOL TOP 3 has Won a $40 gift voucher each from DisKount Art Supplies & $20 Hot Chips party for those who participated!! Scout (W) "My poster shows how to reduce ...

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20 June 18

Maritime Emissions Portal update

Extensive model validation has begun with our pilot ports, as we have completed Phase 1 with our developers. We now have the development in UAT phase whilst we continue testing ...

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26 March 18

AUSMEPA Chairman Captain Warwick Norman appointed as a Member (AM) in the Order of Australia

Congratulations to AUSMEPA Chairman Captain Warwick Norman who was appointed as a Member (AM) in the Order of Australia on Australia Day this year. What a wonderful achievement and we ...

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13 February 18

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The Google Impact Challenge supports non-profit innovators using technology to tackle the world's biggest social challenges.

The AUSMEPA was choosen as a 2016 Google Impact Challange Finalist. It was one of 10 Australian organisations awarded funds by Google to help bring their ideas to life. 

Ausmepa - Google Impact Finalist

Our Sponsors

A big thank you to all our kind sponsors, without you our work would not be possible.

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