The area around the Great Barrier Reef is incredibly colorful. Coast cool blue color. The emerald rainforests. The yellow sunshine and golden sandy beaches. The hot red outback. The colorful small villages and their inhabitants – in short, a vivid kaleidoscope! Queensland is ideal for exploring the essence of Australia.
Want to get in close contact with a unique and spectacular natural setting, head to Queensland. 5 World Heritage sites, 450 national parks and a variety of marine parks make Queensland the world leader when it comes to a holiday in nature’s signs.
Here you can snorkel, dive or sail on the Great Barrier Reef, run away to an idyllic island paradise, make your way through ancient rainforest with a native ranger as a guide. Or you can immerse yourself in the life of the rainforest by taking in one of the all organic resorts available. Explore the beautiful and enigmatic sandön Fraser Island, or venture into the Queensland outback and experience the landscape’s intense color spectrum
The Great Barrier Reef
The Great Barrier Reef is the world’s largest collection of coral. The reef stretches from Fraser Island and all the way to the coastline of Papua New Guinea. This is the largest area a World Heritage Site and one of the few natural phenomena can be seen all the way from the moon. Just listen to this: 3,000 individual reefs scattered over a 344,000 square kilometer area, with more than 6,600 plant and animal species, including 1,500 species of fish, 4,000 mollusk species, 500 types of seaweed and 400 types of coral – just to name a few. Do you desire to snorkel or diving equipment testing? We guarantee one of the greatest experiences of your life.
The Wet Tropics
The Great Barrier Reef stretches more than 200 mil along the Queensland coast. Yet it is only at Cape Tribulation, north of Port Douglas, who reef reaches all the way to shore. Where the reef meets the tropical rainforests – The Wet Tropics. This is Australia’s largest remaining rainforest area and is undoubtedly the most varied. Get other forests on the globe can have a richer choice of different plant species. Here also live 50 species not found elsewhere. The scenery is spectacular and the Wet Tropics is also Australia’s largest waterfall – Wallaman Falls.
Brisbane – Brisbane central is one of the major attraction in the city. You can play poker and can go to pub or just walking down the streets of beautiful city. Remember that if you want to enjoy more on your trip make sure that you book an accommodation with in or near Brisbane CBD you can check http://www.southcentral.com.au/ to find Brisbane service apartments >>
Great Barrier Reef or the Great Barrier Reef – the world’s largest coral reef with an incredibly varied and colorful life underwater
The Wet Tropics, rainforest area in the north with a rich variety of plant and animal species and a spectacular landscape
Fraser Island, the world’s largest sand island with an intricate ecosystem and a magnet for both indigenous people and tourists
Fossil Fields, one of the world’s most extensive collections of mammal fossils which new pieces of prehistory detected
Central Eastern Rainforest, the world’s largest subtropical rainforest with a variety of rare birds and animals