Friends of bongin bongin bay
prize winners

2023 Valerie Taylor Ocean Prizes

The Friends of Bongin Bongin Bay received the 2023 Valerie Taylor Ocean Prize on August 16th. We are grateful to Valerie Taylor and the Blue World team for their trust and confidence in our team by awarding us this prize.

Valerie Taylor along with Greg Pride, Katie Frankish and Mark Buhagiar of the Friends of Bongin Bongin Bay

With every encounter with nature we receive far more than we seek.

One 30cm fish releases the same number of eggs as 2,000 15cm fish!

180 million eggs

A 13.5cm crayfish will release double the no. of eggs as a 10cm one.

840,000 eggs

Number of square meters in the proposed
Bongin Bongin Bay Aquatic Reserve

451,800 m2

The no. of aquatic reserves in NSW is 12 incl. 5 on the Northern Beaches