Great Barrier Reef diving from Townsville

Townsville has many excellent reefs which are rich in fish and corals. The protection afforded by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority seems to have succeeded in creating improved fish life and healthier reefs.

 

 
Clam Barramundi cod

 

Brian and Anne pose next to many giant clams at Area 51.
This unusually tame Barramundi Cod was posing near some soft coral.
clownblack baby barra
Black Backed Clown Fish, Amphriprion melanotus colonise this giant anemone, A very rare sight of a baby Barramundi Cod.