Green Island, tropical coral cay of the Great Barrier Reef, 8 miles (13 km) off the northeast coast of Queensland, Australia, in the Coral Sea. Its surface, 32 acres 13 hectares in area, is wooded. The island is designated as Green Island National Park; the reef and surrounding waters form part of the Cairns section of Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, which is a UNESCO World Heritage site (designated 1981). Green Island is easily accessible by launch from Cairns, 17 miles (27 km) southwest. It is a popular resort with facilities for observing the coral life of the reef.
Operating in the Great Barrier Reef for over 30 years
Great Barrier Reef Tours are one of the most popular things to do whilst in Cairns. Only 45 minutes from Cairns, this tropical Island is a beautiful coral cay on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef with unique island rainforests, surrounded by white sandy beaches & magnificent coral reefs and abundant marine life.
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