Inquisitive Green Turtle

Category: Spontaneous Moments


Photo and caption by Jackie Curtis

Whilst snorkeling in the waters around Lady Elliot Island in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, I am spontaneously joined by an inquisitive Green Turtle who proceeded to swim to me for about the next 5 minutes.

Location: Lady Elliot Island, Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, Queensland, Australia


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