Australia is a country in the southern hemisphere comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, island of Tasmania, and many smaller islands in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Australia could be your destination country, because there are a lot of tourist attraction that you can enjoy. Australia one of the tourist destinations in the list of nominees for the New 7 Wonders of Nature from 259 nominees submitted 222 countries. Australian generally known with kangaroos and the Aborigines, like what we said above, there are so many magnificent places that we can visit for holidays. Below are the most popular major tourist attraction in Australia.
1. Great Barrier Reef
Great Barrier Reef is the world’s largest collection of coral reefs which consists of approximately 3,000 reefs and 900 islands, which stretches 2,600 km. The reef is located in the Coral Sea, off the coast of Queensland in northeast Australia. Most of these coral areas, including parts that are protected by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. There are an estimated 1,500 species of fish live there. That said, the existence of these reefs have been around 25 million years ago.