Giant clams can grow to be more than 3 feet long and live more than 100 years. They are said to be the largest bivalve mollusks that have ever existed. Most giant clams are simultaneous hermaphrodites, meaning they are both sexes at the same time.

11 bizarre species to look for on a Great Barrier Reef dive [pics]

Giant clams on the Great barrier reef, giant clam. They can live to be 100 years old!

The Cod Hole, on the northern end of the GBR in a section called the Ribbon Reefs, is a great place to spot these hefty fish, which can weigh up to 250 pounds. Years ago, these mammoths were hand-fed by divers. Even though that is now illegal, the cod are still affable; they have no qualms about brushing up against humans.

11 bizarre species to look for on a Great Barrier Reef dive [pics]

Want to spend a romantic holiday with your love one watch sunrise in the sky? Hot air balloon in Cairns, Tropical North Queensland. #tropicalnorthqueensland #hotairballon

Hot AIr Ballooning Want to spend a romantic holiday with your love one watch sunrise in the sky? Hot air balloon in Cairns, Tropical North Queensland.

Harley Davidson Motorcycle Trikes and Bikes tours - Sunshine Cost - Freedom Wheels

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The Sunshine Castle at Bli Bli, 10 minutes from Maroochydore

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To relax at the beautiful Elandra Resort-Mission Beach

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Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame and Outback Heritage Centre at Longreach

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