The association is a not-for-profit limited company, funded by members’ contributions, whose role is to represent its members’ interests in all forums, and further the development of best practice in presenting the wonder of this world heritage area to the world.

AMPTO works closely with the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority to continually monitor and improve management of the reef. Marine tourism is a minimal impact industry committed to sustainable practices to ensure the future of the reef.

The Association of Marine Park Tourism Operators Pty Ltd (AMPTO) is the peak industry body for marine tourism within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.

A large variety of Tours for PADI certified divers

POsition Statements





Crown Of Thorns

Tanks. masks, lights, BCDs, wet/drysuits, & more

If you are a tourism operator with links to the Great Barrier Reef, we cordially invite you to join. We look forward to welcoming you as a member.

If we can help in any way, or of you have any issues or questions that you would like to raise, please feel free to contact us either using the contact addresses in the membership area, or email us at

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