Mackay–Capricorn Islands Sights

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Great Keppel Island

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Although Great Keppel is large, at 8 km (5 miles) by 11 km (7 miles), it lies 40 km (25 miles) from the Great Barrier Reef, which makes...

Heron Island

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Most resort islands lie well inside the shelter of the distant reef, but Heron Island, some 72 km (45 miles) northeast of the mainland...

Lady Elliot Island

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Positioned 80 km (50 miles) off the Queensland coast, Lady Elliot Island is a 104-acre coral cay on the southern tip of the Great Barrier...

Lady Musgrave Island

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This island sits at the southern end of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, about 40 km (25 nautical miles) north of Lady Elliot Island...

Wilson Island

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Only guests of the Heron Island Resort can visit uninhabited Wilson Island, a coral cay 15 km (9 miles) north of (and a 45 minute launch...