Learning to surf at the Gold Coast.

Eddie Safarik; Tourism Queensland

Feeding king parrots and eastern rosellas.

Eddie Safarik; Tourism Queensland

CityCat cruising up the Brisbane River.

Tourism Queensland

The Skyrail Experience from Cairns to Kuranda.

Eddie Safarik; Tourism Queensland

A Harry Redford cattle drive in Outback Queensland.

Tourism Queensland

White water rafting in Tropical North Queensland.

Eddie Safarik; Tourism Queensland

Mossman Gorge in the Daintree National Park.

Tourism Queensland

Etchells Championships Yacht Race, Sunshine Coast.

Tourism Queensland

A turtle in crystal clear water, near Bundaberg.

Ben Southall; Tourism Queensland

The Gold Coast foreshore.

Tourism Queensland

Tropical island paradise, near Gladstone.

Ben Southall; Tourism Queensland

Total luxury on Hayman Island in the Whitsundays.

Tourism Queensland

Near Birdsville, Outback Queensland.

Tourism Queensland

Jetskiing in the Whitsundays.

Tourism Queensland

A scenic helicoptor flight over the Great Barrier Reef.

Tourism Queensland

Mountains and mist in the Scenic Rim.

Tourism Queensland

Learning to dive at Magnetic Island.

Tourism Queensland

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About Queensland

Queensland is the second-largest and third-most populous state in Australia. Situated in the north east of the country, it is bordered by the Northern Territory, South Australia and New South Wales. Queensland is bordered by the Coral Sea and Pacific Ocean. Queensland has a population of around 4,600,000. The state is the world's sixth largest subnational entity, with an area of 1,852,642 km2. The capital and largest city in the state is Brisbane, Australia's third largest city. Referred to as the 'Sunshine State.

Tourism is Queensland's leading tertiary industry with millions of interstate and overseas visitors flocking to the Sunshine State each year. QLD is a state of many landscapes that range from sunny tropical coastal areas, lush rain forests to dry inland areas. The main tourist destinations of Queensland include, Brisbane, Cairns, Port Douglas and the Daintree Rainforest, Gold Coast, the Great Barrier Reef, Hervey Bay and nearby Fraser Island, Townsville, Magnetic Island, North Stradbroke Island and South Stradbroke Island, Sunshine Coast, Hamilton Island, Daydream Island and the Whitsundays known for Airlie Beach and Whitehaven Beach. The Gold Coast of Queensland is also sometimes referred to as "Australia's Theme Park Capital", with five major amusement parks. These are Dreamworld, Movie World, Sea World, Wet 'n' Wild and WhiteWater World. There are numerous wildlife parks in Queensland. On the Gold Coast there is Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary at Currumbin and David Fleay Wildlife Park at Burleigh Heads. On the Sunshine Coast there is UnderWater World at Mooloolaba and Australia Zoo near Beerwah/Glass House Mountains, home of Steve Irwin until his death in 2006.