List Of Islands

Plan your next tropical escape with our comprehensive guide to Queensland's most popular island destinations. From the magical Whitsundays to the Great Barrier Reef, explore our detailed island descriptions and discover all of the must-see attractions and best places to stay. Whether you're just beginning your holiday research or are searching for some last minute advice, let our expertly curated guides show you all that the Queensland Islands have to offer.

Whitsunday Islands

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Daydream Island

Renowned as a family favourite, the beautiful Daydream Island is also a hidden gem for honeymooners and couples seeking a romantic getaway. Offering stylish accommodation and luxurious facilities, Daydream Island is a highly sought after destination.

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Hamilton Island

The Queensland Coast's most popular island, Hamilton Island enjoys superior accommodation and offers a fantastic range of resorts and hotels. Together with an impressive selection of activities and watersprorts on offer, Hamilton Island is the ultimate holiday paradise.

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Hayman Island

The service and luxury capital of the Queensland Islands, Hayman Island offers a unique luxury 5-star experience. Boasting a dreamy island setting, stylish accommodation and romantic ambiance, Hayman Island is a once in a lifetime holiday experience.


Long Island

Surrounded by colourful coral reefs teeming with marine life, Long Island is a beautiful National Park that enjoys approximately 20km of picturesque walking tracks. Also enjoying breathtaking beaches, Long Island is ideal for snorkelling, cruises and day trips to the surrounding islands.

Tropical North Queensland Islands


Haggerstone Island

A beautiful island that seamlessly blends luxury and nature, Haggerstone Island is a must-visit destination. Offering an extremely intimate accommodation setting catering for up to 10 people, this peaceful island allows you to experience total serenity.

Exploring Lizard Island

Lizard Island

Located halfway between Cairns and Cooktown, Lizard island is an exclusive holiday destination that offers a luxe island retreat. Surrounded by idyllic scenery and tropical waters, Lizard Island enjoys some of the best snorkelling in tropical North Queensland.


Green Island

Offering 15 hectares of secluded coral cay and lush rain-forest, Green Island enjoys an enviable location in the middle of The Great Barrier Reef. Combining a world class accommodation experience and stunning natural environment, Green Island has a reputation as one of the most environmentally friendly resorts in the world.


Fitzroy Island

Located just off the coast of Cairns, Fitzroy Island is a family holiday favourite. Boasting shimmering blue waters, golden sands and an abundance of watersports, Fitzroy Island is the perfect place to soak up the tropical sun.

Bedarra Bay

Bedarra Island

Located in the heart of the Queensland Islands, Bedarra Island is a romantic and luxurious island escape. Featuring a stunning oasis of golden beaches, crystal waters and colourful corals, Bedarra is renowned for it's untouched natural scenery.


Orpheus Island

Accommodating up to 28 people at a time, Orpheus Island is a magical holiday destination that ensures guests have an peaceful, private and relaxing holiday experience. Offering all inclusive accommodation, meals, beverages and activities, this beautiful island allows you to truly unwind in tropical paradise.

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Magnetic Island

Located just 8 km off Townsville, Magnetic Island is a lovely island paradise that offers 52 sq km of beautiful beaches and mountainous terrain. Home to a bird sanctuary and spectacular National Park, Magnetic Island also enjoys a great range of walking trails and unique scenery.

Southern Great Barrier Reef Islands

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Heron Island

A haven for nature lovers and sun worshipers, Heron Island is a beautiful tropical island destination that will have you unwinding the second you arrive. Striking the perfect balance between relaxation and discovery, Heron Island is also an amazing Marine National Park.

Lady Elliot Island

Lady Elliot Island

Home to a world famous turtle rookery, manta ray population and bird nesting, accommodation on Lady Elliot Island seamlessly blends into the natural haven and rich marine eco-system.

Southern Queensland Islands

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Fraser Island

Renowned as the world's largest sand island, Fraser Island offers a holiday of adventure and breathtaking natural beauty. Home to amazing beaches and tourist attractions, Fraser Island also enjoys a great range of accommodation that caters to all.

Moreton Island

Moreton Island

Located just 75 minutes from Brisbane City, Moreton Island is the perfect destination for a holiday escape. Boasting pristine beaches, unspoiled natural beauty and a variety of unique wildlife, Moreton Island also enjoys some of the most unique snorkeling in Queensland.


South Stradbroke Island

Surrounded by spectacular landscapes, beaches and rainforests, South Stradbroke Island is an amazing holiday destination that is guaranteed to impress. Located just 40 minutes from Brisbane, South Stradbroke Island is the perfect destination for a weekend getaway in the tropical sun.