VIDEO: Port Douglas reef sites continue to amaze tourists

Published Thursday 12 May 2016

WITH mixed media reporting on the severity of coral bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef, Newsport contributor Rosie Wang decided to get an independent reaction from tourists returning from a day at the reef.

The overwhelming consensus was the reef sites near Port Douglas are continuing to amaze visitors to our region, something local operators have been saying for over a month.

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The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority is currently surveying the reefs near Port Douglas and a report is expected to be released next week.

In the meantime, see what tourists are saying in the video above.