On the 31st of March 2017 The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority issued approval to the Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries(DAF) to continue its shark control program at specified beach locations within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.
The permit conditions include the public release of all catch information every two months.
Here are links to the catch data for April,May and June 2017.
GBR APRIL 2017
GBR MAY 2017
GBR JUNE 2017
Additionally, the data does not include animals caught in exclusion zones: the areas that have been allocated within the Marine Park for the convenience of humans. They were killed, and will continue to be killed by this government-funded program within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park: a wildlife sanctuary.