Photo: Cows in Queensland
Queensland has a bit of everything, including the Gold Coast’s subtropical rainforests, the Great Barrier Reef and Fraser Island. Prominent cities are Brisbane and Cairns. Pay attention to smaller towns such as Cooktown.
Queensland is Australia’s second-largest state. The state is divided by the Tropic of Capricorn.
There are around 54 species of frogs in Queensland. Hop into the Queensland Museum for more info.
The region boasts the highest concentration of Aboriginal people in the country. Winner of the 2009 Indigenous Tourism and Biodiversity Website Award is Queensland-based Guurrbi Tours.
Points of Interest
There’s a very Big Pineapple on the Gold Coast
— Ron Mader (@ronmader) July 20, 2017