Know Before You Go

So you've decided on Hamilton Island for your next holiday destination, now it's time to begin the holiday planning. To make life easier, we’ve compiled the most important information you need to know before embarking on your tropical escape to Hamilton Island. We’ve answered all the most common questions from our customers including when is the best time to visit, how to get around the island, currency queries, travel insurance and more.

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Before You Go FAQ

Compiling our most frequently asked questions in one detailed page, explore the definitive list of Hamilton Island travel queries – all the little things, easily forgotten when planning a tropical holiday.

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Best Time To Visit Hamilton Island

While Hamilton Island is a spectacular destination all year around, the best time to visit will vary according to your holiday plans. Whether you're looking for the best season or are hoping to avoid the holiday crowds, we explore the optimum times to visit Hamilton Island.

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Getting To Hamilton Island

Getting to Hamilton Island is simple and affordable thanks to a great range of flights and airlines on offer from across Australia. Choose between regular, direct flights and spectacular ocean cruises (available year-round) when planning how you will get to beautiful Hamilton Island.