Bait Reef Snorkeling
The 20th most popular snorkel dive spot in Queensland.
Tuesday 2 August 2016 06:49 GMT
Southeast of Cairns and north of the Whitsunday Islands in the Great Barrier Reef, the snorkelling at Bait Reef is considered the best in the Whitsunday Islands. The off-shore reefs provide habitat to wrasse, parrotfish and green sea turtles amongst dozens of types of corals. The visibility is typically 30 to 60 feet.
Overall, Bait Reef is the 20th most popular snorkel dive spot of all 43 snorkeling dives in Queensland. Several of the better snorkeling spots are nearby Bait Reef including Norman Reef, Heron Island, Hamilton Island, Lady Elliot Island, Agincourt Reef and Langford Reef.