There’s more than one way to experience the world’s largest natural wonder and not all of them involve a wetsuit.
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Swimming with dwarf minke whales
Sleep on the reef: 48 hours on Lady Musgrave Island
Liveaboard diving adventure: A first timer’s guide to eat, sleep, dive and repeat
Best diving in the world: 11 scuba sites to dive before you die
6 reasons why you subconsciously want to visit Straddie this weekend
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Free ebook: Secret reef experiences in Townsville North Queensland
Scuba diving vs snorkelling, which one’s for you?
The Great Barrier Reef hat trick: 3 reef experiences in 3 locations in (just over) 3 days
Budget travel: How to do the Whitsundays for under $100 per day
Grind the rail(way)s: 5 days ‘train-ing’ to dive in Queensland
A day in the life of the Great Barrier Reef
11 best snorkelling sites in Queensland
Is this the world’s most exclusive wildlife encounter?
8 fishy facts you didn’t know about Nemo
Where to find Queensland’s Great Eight
The ultimate Great Barrier Reef road trip for budding marine biologists
Free ebook: In search of Queensland’s Great Eight marine life encounters
Where to get your PADI diving certification on the Great Barrier Reef
Kayaking the Whitsundays: A sunkissed 5-day adventure
Learn the lingo: Scuba slang and underwater terminology
Top scuba diving courses and tours from Townsville
What to expect: Scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef for the first time
The Great Barrier Reef safari you never knew existed
Best snorkelling spots in the Whitsundays
6 Great Barrier Reef scuba diving sites off Cairns
Dive sites of the Southern Great Barrier visited by David Attenborough
Which Great Barrier Reef tour is for you?
Diving the SS Yongala wreck on the Great Barrier Reef
13 of the best shipwreck dives of all time
Swimming with an Aussie icon – the platypus
17 underwater photos that will make you want to be a mermaid
Life under the sea at Lady Elliot Island [gallery]
Australia’s own Titanic: 10 things you never knew about the S.S. Yongala
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Mask? Check! Fins? Check! Now let’s go snorkelling.
“They’re swimming a metre away from you, checking you out…”
If you’re lucky, you’ve snorkelled, swum and dived the Great Barrier Reef, but only a fortunate few get to sleep over.
Does eye-to-eye encounters with whales, shark feeds and drift diving with pelagics sound like your idea of a holiday? Then this guide is for you.
The best diving in the world can be found within our state’s borders.
Go on, take a break from reality.
It’s time to slip, slop, slap and get back into those togs.
Uncover these secret reef experiences from Townsville you never knew existed.