About Shark Bay

Useful links

Aboriginal Issues

Department of Indigenous Affairs - www.dia.wa.gov.au/

Conservation Agencies

Department of Environment and Conservation - www.dpaw.wa.gov.au
Federal Department of Environment and Water Resources - www.environment.gov.au

Fishing and boating

Fisheries Western Australia - www.fish.wa.gov.au/
Fishing and camping at Steep Point including permits - www.steeppoint.com.au/

Flora and Fauna

Interactive pages on Western Australian animal life - www.museum.wa.gov.au/faunabase/prod/index.htm
Interactive pages on Western Australia’s plant life - florabase.calm.wa.gov.au/

Leave No Trace Environmental Ethics

Local Shire Councils

Shire of Shark Bay - www.sharkbay.wa.gov.au/
Shire of Carnarvon - www.carnarvon.wa.gov.au/


Museum of Western Australia - www.museum.wa.gov.au
Western Australian Maritime Museum - www.museum.wa.gov.au/oursites/maritime/maritime.asp

Road Conditions

Gascoyne district road conditions - www.mainroads.wa.gov.au/

Shark Bay Tourism Services

Shark Bay Tourism Association - www.sharkbay.asn.au
Local accommodation and tour bookings and information - www.sharkbayvisit.com/
Shark Bay World Heritage Discovery Centre - www.sharkbayinterpretivecentre.com.au/


Australia's Coral Coast - regional tourism website - www.australiascoralcoast.com
Tourism Western Australia - www.westernaustralia.com
Tourism Australia - www.australia.com/


Curtin University - www.curtin.edu.au/
University of Western Australia - www.uwa.edu.au/
Murdoch University - www.murdoch.edu.au/


Carnarvon area weather forecast - www.bom.gov.au/weather/wa/carnarvon/

World Heritage Websites

UNESCO World Heritage Centre - whc.unesco.org/
DEW – Department of Environment and Water Resources World Heritage webpages - www.environment.gov.au/heritage/