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Great Barrier Reef (33 images)

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The Great Barrier Reef holds some surprises and one of the most amazing are the sleek and beautiful Dwarf Minke whales. Actually they are about 20-25 ft (8-10 m) long and weigh in at several tons.

The Minkes visit the reef each year. Sometimes 20 or more loosely congregate in areas of deepish water. They are very curious and will repeatedly cruise past, sometimes closer and closer, until they might only be a few feet away. The important thing is to remain calm and don't make a...
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