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Great Barrier Reef

Location of the Great Barrier ReefAbout the park

The great barrier reef marine park is one of the world's most impressive marine parks. With an surface of more than 2,300 km along the Australian north-east cost, this is a park that you should see once in your life.
The reef is not just one reef but it you can find more than 2900 reefs and over 900 islands, this makes the Great Barrier Reef the most extensive coral reef in the world.
Most of the islands are deserted but some are small bare, most of the islands are unsuitable for living.
 
The underwater world of the Great Barrier Reef is extremely beautiful, here you can see 1500 types of fish, over 4000 types of molluscs and 350 types of coral.

The great barrier reef is considered to be one of Australia's biggest tourist attraction . Millions of visitors each year  spend their vacation here . But you must be aware of the dangers that the reef brings with it, their are a lot of poisoned animals in the reef, so you should be aware.