Great Barrier Reef Islands

The Great Barrier Reef includes 300 coral cays and 600 continental islands.

The islands that encompass the Great Barrier Reef support 2,195 types of known species of plants, three endemic. Green Island, off Cairns, is a 6,000-year-old Coral Cay and a National Park.

The southern islands, especially in the Whitsunday region, are the most diverse and support 1,141 plant species propagated by birds.

Would you like to know more about the Great Barrier Reef Islands?