At the recent Brisbane Writers' Festival, sixteen Years 9 and 10 students from Mansfield State High School launched WatchOut!, an e-book about two young people who try to stop environmental damage to the reef. To read WatchOut!, visit the Great Barrier Reef Foundation website
The department's performance is measured in both financial and statistical terms against performance indicators and measures.
The performance reports are organised to reflect the following priorities set out in the Department of Education, Training Strategic Plan 2009-2013:
The performance reports: