Photo: Pristine Crystal White Sandy Beach on Wilson Island. Photo:Maxime Coquard Tourism Australia
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Map showing location of Wilson Island and Heron Island: Gladstone QLD Map.
Off the coast of Queensland in the Gladstone Region, you can find some of the gems of the Great Barrier Reef, Heron and Wilson Islands. You can visit here, great for swimming, diving and snorkelling the blue calm waters surrounding them.
About 72 kms off the coast of Queensland, the mulit-coloured coral and marine life here is untouched by man and will leave one with life-long memories.
Perhaps you just wish to explore the islands and admire the stunning views of the ocean, reef and islands. You can even take a guided tour to get the full experience, there are cruises as well from the town of 1770 to other islands of the reef.
The town of 1770 on the east coast of Australia was built in the area where Captain Cook made his first landing in what is now known as Queensland.
See Map: Queensland Map - Queensland Maps.
There are hundreds of islands on the Barrier Reef. More about the Barrier Reef.
The beautiful Whitsunday Islands: Whitsunday Islands. See the Whitsunday Coast Map QLD
Touring the Queensland Coast - Queensland Coast.
More about the Great Barrier Reef and our National Parks.
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Shows Cairns and Surrounding towns, beaches, national parks and places to go : Tropical North - Cairns Map.
Thought about a working holiday in Queensland? See: Work in Australia.
Accommodation in Queensland - Hotels in Australia.
Main Photo: Pristine Crystal White Sandy Beach on Wilson Island. Photo:Maxime Coquard Tourism Australia
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