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Reef 2050 Plan Independent Expert Panel

Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
The Reef 2050 Plan Independent Expert Panel provides scientific and expert advice related to the Great Barrier Reef, including support for the implementation and review of the Reef 2050 Plan, Reef 2050 Water Quality Improvement Plan and other matters, as requested. The Panel also advises the Australian Government Minister for the Environment and Energy on funding priorities for the Reef Trust. The inaugural Chair is Professor Ian Chubb AC, former Australian Chief Scientist.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    D. Advisory Body - Policy and Stakeholder Consultation

  • Established By / Under

    Committee, Council, Board, Forum

  • Established By/Under More info

    The Great Barrier Reef Ministerial Forum and the Reef 2050 Plan

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    17

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Prof. Ian Chubb AC 1 August 2021 31 July 2023
Member VACANT
Member Dr. Damien Burrows 1 August 2019 31 July 2024
Member Prof. Terence Hughes 1 August 2019 31 July 2024
Member Emeritus Professor Helene Marsh AO 1 August 2019 31 July 2024
Member Dr. Russell Reichelt 1 August 2019 31 July 2024
Member VACANT
Member Adjunct Associate Professor Stephan Schnierer 1 August 2019 31 July 2024
Member Ms. Jane Waterhouse 1 August 2019 31 July 2024
Member Dr. Stuart Whitten 1 August 2019 31 July 2024
Member VACANT
Member VACANT
Member VACANT
Member VACANT
Member VACANT
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