Sydney’s incredible coasts and ocean are at the heart of our enviable lifestyle. Our beaches, bays and waterways are truly iconic, and are renowned for their beauty both above and below the water.
Yet few Sydney-siders realise less than 1% of our waters are protected. Impacts from coastal development, pollution and climate change are mounting.
We’ve got stunning national parks on land, around our harbour and coastline, but we have none in the sea. We have thriving marine parks to our north and south, but none around the Sydney region.
A marine park for the Sydney region would protect our blue backyard. Let’s do it!