Knuckle Reef Lagoon Snorkeling

The 17th most popular snorkel dive spot in Queensland.

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In the Whitsunday Islands, the snorkeling at Knuckle Reef Lagoon offers a wide diversity of marine life and coral types. There are over 200 fish species and 1,400 coral species. During Knuckle Reef Lagoon snorkeling, you may encounter giant clams, anemones, clownfish and sea turtles. The Knuckle Reef Lagoon is located about 100km off the coast of Airlie Beach.

Overall, Knuckle Reef Lagoon is the 17th most popular snorkel dive spot of all 43 snorkeling dives in Queensland. Several of the better snorkeling spots are nearby Knuckle Reef Lagoon including Norman Reef, Heron Island, Hamilton Island, Lady Elliot Island, Agincourt Reef and Langford Reef.


Local Contact(s):  Great Barrier Reef Marine Park + 61 7 4750 0700; Pro Dive Cairns +61 7 4031 5255.

Recommended Book:  "South Pacific Diving" from Julia Whitty

Base Camp:  Base Airlie Beach Resort Hostel; Warrain Beach House, Shute Harbour

Luxury Loding:  Coral Sea Resort, Airlie Beach

Article Source:   Best Knuckle Reef Lagoon Snorkeling Review

GPS:  -19.532161, 149.261002

Date Published:  1/4/2012

Date Updated:  7/7/2016

ID:  24734

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