Heart Reef, Airlie Beach

4.5
#2 of 10 in Parks in Airlie Beach
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
In the Great Barrier Reef, a composition of coral shaped into a heart forms Heart Reef, which you can see from the air. Take ride on a seaplane or helicopter for the best views. It is not possible to swim at the Heart Reef due to its protected status. Our Airlie Beach holiday planner makes visiting Heart Reef and other Airlie Beach attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • We saw this reef from a small plane,it was an amazing site. Australia definitely has some beautiful scenery.  more »
  • We took a flight with GSL Aviation over the reef and heart reef, it was absolutely stunning, the colour of the ocean is beautiful and a must do!! Bucket list item done!!!  more »
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  • A well organised trip to The Great Barrier Reef. The staff are very friendly and efficient. The buffet meal at lunch time was brilliant considering it was served 40 miles out at see on a pontoon! If you only do one thing in Queensland, do this!
  • Absolutely awesome place to visit and take a helicopter ride over. I have never seen anything like this and highly recommend a visit! I did my tour with Cruise Whitsundays and I had a blast. They take you out and give you the chance to dive around the reef or take a flight over the reef like if the pictures and videos I uploaded. Give it a try!

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