The Great Barrier Reef – Australia, is today amongst the Seven Wonders of the World. With its fascinating natural formations, the Great Barrier Reef is surely a fine example of God’s great creations. Blessed with pure beauty and intriguing diversity, it is no wonder why plenty of tourists visit this breathtaking destination.
The world’s largest coral reef is the only living thing that is detectable from outer space. Protected under the United Nations, this World Heritage Site, the Great Barrier Reef, is rich with marine life and coral reefs in assorted shapes, all with varying beauty. The hundreds of islands that form the Great Barrier Reef encompass of 3000 individual reef systems and coral cays, including some of the most beautiful sun-soaked beaches on earth.
Northern Great Barrier Reef
Central Great Barrier Reef
Southern Great Barrier Reef
A town located in Queensland, 88 kilometres south east of Townsville it is known for its rivers, creeks, estuaries, and clean beaches. Those who love fishing and water sports, this is the place to be. It is also Australia’s productive sugar producing area along with being the mango capital.
Cairns is a city with an international designed structure with plenty of shopping opportunities, tasty cuisines, accommodation, art and culture spots, as well as heritage sites. From here you will be able to visit the trio of the Great Barrier Reef, Australian rainforests and the Outback.
A historical city, located in the inland part of Queensland, Charters Towers has its uniqueness tied in its olden time stories from the 17th and 18th centuries.
Cooktown is the place where Capt. James Cook accidentally discovered Australia via the Great Barrier Reef. Explore the life of Cooktown in its history, beaches, monuments and museums. Some of the must visits are Grass Hill look out and Cherry Tree Bay.
Surrounded by 31 sandy beaches, one of its beaches is just 5 mins walk from the town centre. Some of the famous beaches are Harbour beach, Town, Eimeo and the Black Beach.
A stylish city for the class conscious with star accommodation facilities, it is an excellent base to explore the northern regions of the reef and rainforests of Daintree and Cape Tribulation.
About 40 kilometres away from the Capricorn Coast beaches, lays the town of Rockhampton known for its historical architectural buildings and National Parks. Located here is the Frazer Park and World Heritage listed, Rockhampton Gardens.
Townsville is a place in Queensland where one can get to see the extremity of nature in the form of lush green rainforests, the outback and virgin beaches and reefs. The town, a fast growing region in Australia, is known for its nightlife and a perfect ladder to view the outback, rainforests, splendid waterfalls, tropical islands and the Great Barrier Reef.
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