Diving at Heron Island

Just off the coast of Gladstone, you’ll discover beautiful Heron Island.  More than just a great holiday resort, the island is home to a team of dedicated researchers and scientists at the Heron Island Research Station.

People from all over the world vie for the chance to study at the intimate and isolated Southern Great Barrier Reef.

People from all over the world also come here to holiday and dive – with the reef offering an array of large and small marine species.

From the Queensland Weekender archives