Located within easy reach of Cairns, the Great Barrier Reef is a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site and is a must-see when visiting Australia.
No visit to Cairns is complete without visiting the Great Barrier Reef. Whether you’re a pro-diver or just prefer to swim and snorkel, the beautiful marine life under the sea is a wonder to behold.
The Great Barrier Reef is classed as the single largest living organism in the world, spanning a total distance of over 2300km (a larger area than Italy!) The reef is home to over 1500 species of tropical fish, 400 different types of Coral, 200 types of birds and 20 types of Reptiles!