Fitzroy Island, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Fitzroy Island, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Secret islands of the Great Barrier Reef

Snorkelling on Lizard Island in Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Haggerstone Island, Great Barrier Reef, QLD © Haggerstone Island

Haggerstone Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland © Haggerstone Island

Heron Island, Great Barrier Reef,  QLD © Tourism and Events Queensland

Heron Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Orpheus Island, Great Barrier Reef, QLD © Tourism Events Queensland

Orpheus Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

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The Great Barrier Reef is home to some 600 continental islands, so you can visit again and again.

Fitzroy Island, Great Barrier Reef, QLD © Tourism and Events Queensland

Fitzroy Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Pumpkin Island, Great Barrier Reef, QLD © Tourism and Events Queensland

Pumpkin Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Lady Musgrave Island, Great Barrier Reef, QLD © Tourism and Events Queensland

Lady Musgrave Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Manta ray, Lady Elliot Island, QLD © James Vodicka

Lady Elliot Island, Queensland © James Vodicka

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North West Island, Great Barrier Reef, QLD © Tourism and Events Queensland

North West Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Blue anemone with clownfish, Frankland Islands, QLD © Phil Warring

Blue anemone with clownfish, Frankland Islands, Queensland © Phil Warring

Camp Island, QLD © Tourism Australia

Camp Island, Queensland © Tourism Australia