Wilson Island at low tide

Back to the Capricornia Cays

After spending our first two weeks at the Reef inside protected lagoons, Greg and Ann were ready for more exposed reef anchorages. So without further ado, here is your weekly dose of reef images both above and under the surface. We have coral, fish, birds and aerial shots for you!

Wreck Dive at Heron Island

Just next to Wistari Reef, only a dinghy ride away is the Heron Island Reef. For a change of scenery we go for a snorkel on the rusty wreck of a gunboat in front of Heron Island called Protector. It was sunk there to act as a breakwater for the tiny harbour of the private…