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Well, if you' re living on the island, but you're a little short this year, why not take a closer look? You can get a little sand somewhere if you look at the emerald greens and turquoises of the sea without choosing to fly internationally.
Luckily for you, TripAdvisor has published its first-class little Australian island for you to discover. The sweet type of lily is a secluded bay of corals in the middle of the Great Barrier Reef. From Cairns, a brief trip on a ferry opens the door to an aquatic environment where you can discover huge shells, tropic marine life and seaweed.
View TripAdvisor's top tour: A Green Island Day from Cairns from $94. Completely uninhabitated, the Frankland Islands are made up of five islands: View TripAdvisor's top tour: From $169 (adults) or $99 (children). Ladys Elliot is a reef on the south tip of the famous Great Barrier Reef, just off Fraser Island.
It is considered one of the best dive and snorkel sites on the island's cliffs and is renowned for its pristine sea wall and astonishing variety of stunning sea creatures. View TripAdvisor's top tour: Day trip to Lady Elliot Island from $375 (ex Hervey Bay). The island is still used today as the major passage from one side of the stream to the other across the dam overpass.
There are many amenities on the island including barbecue areas, pick nick areas, a children's play area, a protected area for kangaroos and WC. Penguin Island lies 45 min southwards of Perth - a wonderful, untouched natural park with the biggest settlement of small pinguins, as well as sharks, sting rays, pelicans and osprey.
Soak up the coastline and explore the interesting island's story along Kaiki Walk or go angling from the pier or dam. Cockatoo Island has preserved all its personality and legacy from the work of prisoners and ship builders over many years and has opened its gates to all, with the aim of reviving the world.