SGBR Island Named No. 1 In Australia

Experience Oz’s annual national "Australia's Top Destinations to Experience" has named Lady Elliot Island as it’s number 1 island destination in the nation!

The home of the manta ray and recent winner of the Queensland Tourism Awards Steve Irwin Award for Ecotourism is famed for its stunning coral cay location with incredible dive experiences in its fringing reef and its eco-friendly experiences.

Also making the Top Ten Islands are Great Keppel Island (placing sixth) and Lady Musgrave Island (placing eighth).

Featuring in the Top Ten Regional Destinations are the SGBR towns of Bundaberg (placing sixth) and Gladstone (placing eighth).

Now in its 5th year, Australia's Top Destinations to Experience attracts tens of thousands of public votes and much publicity as it showcases Australia’s incredible destinations to travelers around Australia and worldwide.

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