Green Island Eco Tour

Green Island: Eco Walk Self-Guided At first glance, Green Island seems like a tiny and insignificant blob in the middle of the Coral Sea — it has a circumference of just 1.6km and only 25 people. Yet look a little deeper, and you’ll realize that it’s home to a thriving ecosystem. The island is the only coral cay (of 300) on the Great Barrier Reef with a rainforest. It also boasts 100+ plant species, from coastal plants evolved to withstand the dry beach conditions to dense vines growing among the humidity and trees. Not to mention the clear waters and breathtaking reef surrounding the island. No trip to the Cairns area or Great Barrier Reef is complete without stopping by to take it all in. This guide contains a breakdown of the plant and wildlife species typically found in Green Island and what you can expect to see on a...

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