Diving in North Queensland

rred to by many as ‘Tropical North Queensland,’ this diving region has it all. With the slogan “where the rainforest meets the reef,” there is no shortage of adventurous activities to fill your time in North Queensland. Dive the Great Barrier Reef, discover magnificent hidden waterfalls, hike through the lush rainforest, go white water rafting, or plant yourself on one of the many sun-kissed beaches. North Queensland is the most popular launching point for diving this area with daily charters departing from Cairns, Port Douglas, and Mission Beach.

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Wildlife in North Queensland
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Whales
Humpback Whale
Minke Whale
Sharks
Whale Shark
Bull Shark
Whitetip Reef Shark
Blacktip Reef Shark
Nurse Shark
Wobbegong
Grey Reef Shark
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Guitarfish
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Flatback sea turtle
Seahorses and Pipefishes
Pipefish
Fishes
Moray Eel
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Lionfish
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Crevalle jack
Scorpionfishes
Snapper
Surgeonfish
Sweetlips and Grunts
Parrotfish
Soldierfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Goatfish
Tuna
Porcupine Fish
Box Fish
Molluscs
Octopus
Crustaceans
Crayfish
Wildlife in North Queensland
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Whales
Humpback Whale
Minke Whale
Sharks
Whale Shark
Bull Shark
Whitetip Reef Shark
Blacktip Reef Shark
Nurse Shark
Wobbegong
Grey Reef Shark
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Guitarfish
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Flatback sea turtle
Seahorses and Pipefishes
Pipefish
Fishes
Moray Eel
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Lionfish
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Crevalle jack
Scorpionfishes
Snapper
Surgeonfish
Sweetlips and Grunts
Parrotfish
Soldierfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Goatfish
Tuna
Porcupine Fish
Box Fish
Molluscs
Octopus
Crustaceans
Crayfish

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