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Heron Island Research Station is located on Heron Island in the southern Great Barrier Reef. 

Mailing Address Contact details
Heron Island Research Station
via Gladstone QLD 4680
Telephone: +61 7 4978 1399 or 4978 1642
Facsimile: +61 7 4972 4173
Email: hirs@uq.edu.au

Staff duties frequently involve work outside the office so please send an email if you are unable to reach the desired staff member by phone. Staff hours are 8 am - 4 pm.

Please direct all invoices to hirs@uq.edu.au

Our Staff

STATION MANAGER

Elizabeth Perkins 
Dr Elizabeth Perkins
e.perkins@uq.edu.au
Extension 222

  • Bec Tite
    Bec Tite
    Deputy Manager / Scientific Officer
    Email
    Extension 223
  • Abbie Taylor
    Abbie Taylor
    Scientific Officer

    Email
    Extension 223
  • Maureen Roberts
    Maureen Roberts
    Administration Officer

    Email
    Extension 221
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    Lauren Bailey
    Education Officer

    Email
    Extension 223
  • Isaac Ashton
    Isaac Ashton
    Boating & Diving Officer
    Email
    Extension 242
  • Ben Potts
    Benjamin Potts
    Boating & Diving Officer
    Email
    Extension 242
  • Sam Chapman
    Sam Chapman
    Maintenance Officer

    Email
    Extension 232








  • Victor Rossato
    Maintenance Officer

    Email
    Extension 232








  • Erin Cobb
    Housekeeping Officer

    Email








  • Lauren Travers
    Housekeeping Officer

    Email