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Heaven For Island Lovers: Great Barrier Reef - Australia


Great Barrier Reef is the second name for the tremendous diversity of marine life. It has the world’s largest ecosystem embraced within itself and a home to all millions of aquatic animals. It’s also known as the widest place of coral reef, all over the world. Great Barrier Reef has the largest area covered as the coral reef which ranges of approximately 344,400 sq.km of the area. This extremely beautiful reef is situated off the coast of Queensland, Australia. Due to its versatility, Great Barrier Reef is on the top list in the tourist to do list while a trip to Australia. There is multiple number island with the Reef which has its own unique qualities and which would surely leave you mesmerized.

Pumpkin Island

It’s one of the islands within the areas of Great Barrier Reef. Pumpkin Island is basically as a privately-owned island on the Keppel Bay. They are proven to be the best spot for your special occasions like parties, anniversaries or just a romantic couple gateway. Pumpkin Island has a good quality of accommodation facility with different sports activities accomplished to enjoy on the island.

Lady Elliot Island

Lady Elliot Island is well known for giant manta rays and turtles around the island. People can have the experience of scuba diving into the crystal-clear water surrounded by corals and manta rays around you. Not only scuba diving, but bird watching is also another attraction of the Lady Elliot Island in the Great Barrier Reef coast.

Fitzroy Island

The specialty of the Fitzroy island is one spot location where you can see a fascinating combination of dense rainforest and the coastal reefs. This island is named after the “Fringing Reef” and has got its name Fitzroy Island. This island offers a variety of water sports with its best accommodation services that will give you a lifetime experience with your family, friends or just your loved one.

Heron Island

Heron Island covers approximately an area of 40 acres in the Great Barrier Reef coast. This island is known as the nesting place for the green turtles, where they come back and give birth to their new generation. You can witness this, by traveling to this wonderful island from September to March each year. It is one of those islands which welcomes the guest during the whole year. This Heron Island is also the home for many of the migratory birds which travel around many places in the world.

Haggerstone Island

Haggerstone Island is the one of its kind and a premium of own kind of the island around the Great Barrier Reef. The distinct feature about this is, it only allows a very small group of people like about 10 people at once. Haggerstone Island is a great combination of blue lagoons and white sand island flourished with reef gardens, also known as the gem of the reef. You will have an unforgettable experience with the breathtaking beauty of nature.


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