Whitsundays popular fish species
When it comes to the Whitsundays, there is something else which is just as iconic as Heart Reef, the Great Barrier Reef’s Bait Reef and Longford Reef, Whitehaven Beach and Hill-Inlet.
It is actually the lifeforms which surrounds these landmarks, which is the marine life and this plays a key role in the entire ecosystem of the ocean and its reefs. The Whitsundays are famous for the types of fish it produces and more often than not, people from all around the world visit the region to swim side by side with these creatures, including the clownfish and surgeonfish, made popular by the movie’ Finding Nemo’.
Below is a list of some of the iconic fish of the Great Barrier Reef and you are likely to see some of these special species ,while snorkelling or scuba diving on your visit to the Whitsundays.
The Whitsundays top 10 Fish species:
- Maori Wrasse
- Coral Trout
- Clown Fish
- Surgeon Fish