Welcome to the Great Barrier Reef
A world heritage listed, natural inspiration.
One of Australia's most remarkable natural gifts, the Great Barrier Reef is blessed with the breathtaking beauty of the world's largest coral reef. The reef contains an abundance of marine life and comprises of over 3000 individual reef systems and coral cays and literally hundreds of picturesque tropical islands with some of the worlds most beautiful sun-soaked, golden beaches.
A Natural Wonder
The Great Barrier Reef is one of the seven wonders of the natural world, and pulling away from it, and viewing it from a greater distance, you can understand why. It is larger than the Great Wall of China and the only living thing on earth visible from space.
A National Treasure
Discover more about Australia's greatest natural wonder, the Great Barrier Reef.
Map of the Great Barrier Reef
Great Barrier Reef Islands
Great Barrier Reef Cities And Towns
Queensland is unique amongst the Australian states in that it has a number of genuine coastal capitals. This sense of individuality has made cities like Cairns, Townsville, Rockhampton, Mackay, Bundaberg and Maryborough independent centres which do not rely on Brisbane. Great Barrier Reef Towns.
Find Hotels In Cairns
Cairns is the perfect destination from which to explore the many wonders of the Great Barrier Reef. The unspoilt islands and beaches, spectacular wildlife and the pristine scenery of the surrounding tropical rainforests - all accessible from Cairns. Cairns has many great hotels and resorts to suit any budget, perfect for a romantic getaway, weekend escape or family vacation. Hotels In Cairns.
Peppers Coral Coast Resort, Airlie Beach
Looking out at the Whitsunday islands, Peppers Coral Coast Resort has been purpose-designed with wide verandas and incredible panoramic ocean views to enhance the tropical lifestyle North Queensland is envied for. Peppers Coral Coast Resort offers the most stylish and elegant accommodation in Airlie Beach with 102 luxuriously appointed one, two and three bedroom apartments and three two-storey houses. Stay at Peppers Coral Coast Resort.
Diving the Great Barrier Reef
If you are a certified diver, new to diving or a snorkeller, the Great Barrier Reef has some of the
best ocean life in the world.
Diving the Great Barrier Reef.
See the reef from the air
To get a complete grasp of the sheer magnitude of the Great Barrier Reef, you need to let your feet
leave the pure-white beaches and take to the air!
See the reef from the air.
Discover the wide range of activities to get the heart racing at the Great Barrier Reef, such as sky
diving, bungee jumping, para-sailing and jet skiing to name a few.
Great Barrier Reef Adventure Activities