A look at the new underwater museum bringing Australian Aboriginal culture and reef conservation together

The opening of the Museum of Underwater Art on the Great Barrier Reef, in northern Queensland, is set to unite Aboriginal culture and coral conservation, and showcases a less-frequented section of the 1,429-mile-long natural wonder. 

Meet the changemakers: Peter Gash from Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort

The conservationist has transformed Lady Elliot Island — a forgotten former guano mine at the Great Barrier Reef’s southern tip — into a sustainable and thriving eco resort.
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Can we save the coral reefs?

Climate change and rising sea temperatures are a growing threat to the world’s coral reefs. Australia’s Great Barrier Reef experienced mass bleaching in both 2016 and 2017, but has shown signs of recovery — is there hope for the future? 

Where to go in Queensland with the kids

In the very north of the Australian state, there's reef and rainforest adventures to be had with the kids — just watch out for the crocodiles

Queensland: What lies beneath

Deep under the wide, dry plains of Northern Queensland lies a dazzling haul of gold, sapphires, opals and dinosaur fossils. So grab your pickaxe, choose your spot and get digging

Queensland: The age of the dinosaur

Australian Age of Dinosaurs is a museum of enormous ambition, with an entrance that's little short of monumental.

Queensland: The aptly-named Surfers Paradise

Try as I might, I just couldn't stand-up on the narrow surfboard. Again and again, waves surged under me, then tipped me into the warm and glorious waters off the beach at Surfers Paradise

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