Top 3 Reasons to Visit Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

| April 15, 2015

Barrier Reef Queensland

Have you ever looked at something and felt your breath catch in your throat? I remember seeing a picture of Earth taken from space and being able to clearly see the Great Barrier Reef. I was awestruck and decided then and there that someday I would travel to visit it.


One of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Great Barrier Reef provides its visitors with an incredible experience that they will never forget. This magnificent reef was designated a World Heritage site by UNESCO in 1981 and more than 2300kms of the reef are protected inside the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. The reef’s ecosystem is very complex and diverse. In fact, it is one of the most diverse and complex marine ecosystem in the world.

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Category: Australia