Coastal Queensland & the Great Barrier Reef: Lonely Planet 8th Edition

Author(s): Lonely Planet Publications Staff; Paul Harding; Cristian Bonetto; Charles Rawlings-Way; Tamara Sheward; Tom Spurling; Donna Wheeler

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Lonely Planet Coastal Queensland & the Great Barrier Reef 8 is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Dive the Great Barrier Reef, walk through the magnificent Daintree Rainforest, then surf and play on the Gold Coast; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Queensland and the Great Barrier Reefand begin your journey now


Inside Lonely Planet Coastal Queensland & the Great Barrier Reef:



  • Colour maps and images throughout

  • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests

  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots

  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices

  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss

  • Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - history, art, cinema, music, politics, climate change, outdoor activities

  • Covers Brisbane, Gold Coast, Noosa, Fraser Island, Whitsundays, Townsville, Cairns, Great Barrier Reef, Daintree Rainforest and more


The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Coastal Queensland & the Great Barrier Reef , our most comprehensive guide to Queensland & the Great Barrier Reef, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled.


Looking for a guide focused on Brisbane? Check out Lonely Planet Pocket Brisbane & the Gold Coast, a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip.


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TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 

'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times

'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)

General Fields

  • : 9781786571557
  • : Lonely Planet Publications
  • : Lonely Planet Publications
  • : November 2017
  • : 197mm X 128mm
  • : Ireland
  • : November 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 8th Revised edition
  • : English
  • : 919.430472
  • : 320
  • : 51 maps
  • : Lonely Planet Publications Staff; Paul Harding; Cristian Bonetto; Charles Rawlings-Way; Tamara Sheward; Tom Spurling; Donna Wheeler
  • : Paperback