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Hill Inlet (Airlie Beach, Australia)
#1 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Bodies of Water
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Whitehaven Beach (Whitsunday Island, Australia)
#2 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
Uninhabited Whitsunday Island is home to this beautiful beach, one of the world's most spectacular.
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Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (Palm Cove, Australia)
#3 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Farms
Owner description: Located just 40 minutes north of Cairns and 25 minutes south of Port Douglas, Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures is simply the... more » Owner description: Located just 40 minutes north of Cairns and 25 minutes south of Port Douglas, Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures is simply the best place to see crocodiles and local wildlife in Tropical North Queensland. With over 2100 metres of timber boardwalks and pathways leading you on a journey of discovery through woodlands and rainforest where you can see an array of wildlife, including beautiful tropical birds, reptiles, insects and other native fauna.Enjoy our entertaining and educational wildlife presentations including snakes, cassowaries, koalas, crocodiles, quolls and much more. Take a boat cruise on Hartley’s Lagoon to see crocodiles and other wildlife on our melaleuca wetland. Learn about sustainable use and conservation on our Crocodile Farm tour. The newly opened Gondwana Gateway is an innovative addition to Hartley’s where you can learn about the evolution of Australian wildlife in a beautiful forest setting surrounded by living descendants of Australia’s ancient past. Enjoy a delicious snack in Lilies Restaurant overlooking Hartley’s Lagoon and find that perfect gift, including crocodile leather products, in the Paperbark Gift Shop. Open daily from 8:30am to 5:00pm, this multi-award winning eco-adventure attraction is located just 100 metres off the Captain Cook Highway on the spectacular scenic drive between Cairns and Port Douglas. « less
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Muddy's Playground (Cairns, Australia)
#4 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Playgrounds
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Heart Reef (Airlie Beach, Australia)
#5 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Bodies of Water
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Grassy Hill (Cooktown, Australia)
#6 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Lookouts; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Horseshoe Bay Ranch (Magnetic Island, Australia)
#7 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Horseback Riding Stables
Owner description: Come and join us for a two hour horse ride through bushland down to horseshoe bay beach. Enjoy riding your horse bareback... more » Owner description: Come and join us for a two hour horse ride through bushland down to horseshoe bay beach. Enjoy riding your horse bareback into the cool clear waters of the coral sea. We have horses to suit both total beginners and the more experienced so make a booking with us today. We ride twice a day everyday at 9am and 3pm bookings are essential and weight restrictions apply to keep our horses happy and healthy « less
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The Strand (Townsville, Australia)
#8 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
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#9 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Lake McKenzie (Fraser Island, Australia)
#10 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Bodies of Water
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Airlie Beach Lagoon (Airlie Beach, Australia)
#11 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
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Cairns Botanic Gardens (Cairns, Australia)
#12 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Gardens
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Castle Hill (Townsville, Australia)
#13 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Michaelmas Cay (Cairns, Australia)
#14 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Islands
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Magnetic Island Forts Walk (Magnetic Island, Australia)
#15 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
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Skydive Airlie Beach (Whitsunday Island, Australia)
#16 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Other
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Rockhampton Botanic Gardens and Zoo (Rockhampton, Australia)
#17 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks; Gardens
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Seventy-Five Mile Beach (Fraser Island, Australia)
#18 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
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Palm Cove Beach (Palm Cove, Australia)
#19 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
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Billabong Sanctuary (Townsville, Australia)
#20 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Visitors to this wildlife sanctuary can interact with many native animal species in three habitat areas: rainforest, eucalypt... more » Owner description: Visitors to this wildlife sanctuary can interact with many native animal species in three habitat areas: rainforest, eucalypt forest and wetlands. « less
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Capricorn Caves (Rockhampton, Australia)
#21 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Whitsunday Great Walk (Airlie Beach, Australia)
#22 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Trails; Hiking Trails
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Daydream Island Living Reef (Daydream Island, Australia)
#23 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Daydream Island’s amazing Living Reef is a must see on the island. Located at the entrance to the resort, it is one of the... more » Owner description: Daydream Island’s amazing Living Reef is a must see on the island. Located at the entrance to the resort, it is one of the world’s largest man-made living coral reef lagoons and features more than 80 species of marine fish and 50 species of coral. This microcosm of the Great Barrier Reef continues to capture the imagination of tourists young and old; with guests having the opportunity to hand feed resident stingrays, sharks and barramundi. « less
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Townsville Palmetum (Townsville, Australia)
#24 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Gardens
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Red Arrow Walk (Cairns, Australia)
#25 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
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Lake Wabby (Fraser Island, Australia)
#26 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Bodies of Water
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Eurimbula National Park (Agnes Water, Australia)
#27 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: National Parks
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Trinity Beach (Cairns, Australia)
#28 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Beaches
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Bicentennial Walkway (Airlie Beach, Australia)
#29 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
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Crystal Cascades (Redlynch, Australia)
#30 of 78 attractions in Great Barrier Reef
Category: Waterfalls
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