Lady Elliot Island Travel Guide

Lady Elliot Island
Glass Bottom Boat Tour

Welcome To Lady Elliot Island

Located on the southern tip of Australia's World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef, Lady Elliot Island is a spectacular coral cay renowned as one of the best snorkelling and diving sites in the world. Located off Queensland's east coast, the Lady Elliot Island is set in a Marina National Park Zone which has been awarded the highest possible classification by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority. As a haven for nature, Lady Elliot Island offers a myriad of ways to explore her stunning landscape including glass bottomed boat rides over the colourful corals of the reefs, snorkelling, scuba diving and guided reef and nature walks.

The waters surrounding Lady Elliot Island are so clear that visitors delight in spotting a variety of coral, colourful fish, giant manta rays, turtles and even dolphins. You can even get up close and personal with the island's wildlife with fish feeding activities available. Depending on when you choose to visit the island, you can also witness the amazing bird nesting season as well as the migrating humpback whales and turtle hatchlings.

On top of the spectacular natural environment, Lady Elliot Island offers a fantastic range of eco-friendly accommodation. Overlooking the spectacular coral lagoon, the accommodation is popular for relaxing getaways or holidays with the whole family and offers a friendly and laid back atmosphere. An excellent alternative to the crowds and bustle of major tourist destinations, Lady Elliot Island offers the unique opportunity to get close to nature.

Know Before You Go

Welcome to your straightforward guide detailing everything you need to know about visiting the spectacular Lady Elliot Island. From transport information on getting to Lady Elliot Island, to frequently asked questions like is it a good destination to take children, our detailed guide is designed to help answer all of your holiday related queries. Read on to discover all the know before you go tips for visiting Lady Elliot Island.

Know Before You Go

Before You Go FAQs

Find everything you need to know before your next Queensland Islands tropical holiday. From car hire queries to transport options, explore some of the most common holiday questions here.


Best Time To Visit Lady Elliot Island

Plan your holiday to Lady Elliot Island around your individual travel preferences. This is our ultimate guide to the best time to visit Lady Elliot Island according to our customers' popular holiday interests.

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Getting To Lady Elliot Island

Discover the most convenient way to get to Lady Elliot Island with our helpful transport guide. Including detailed information about airlines and airports, let us assist in planning your journey to Lady Elliot Island.


Lady Elliot Island Day Trip

Departing from Bundaberg, Hervey Bay, Brisbane (Redcliffe) and Gold Coast, this day trip provides a great opportunity to see the abundant coral and marine life from the air before landing on the island to discover the southern reef and its treasures.

Lady Elliot Island Hotels & Packages

If you're looking for the ultimate eco-experience, look no further than a holiday to Lady Elliot Island. Boasting an unrivalled location on the Great Barrier Reef, Lady Elliot Island is the perfect place to unwind in nature. Spectacular coral reefs meet, white sand beaches and lush tropical landscapes set the scene for an unforgettable holiday experience. Best of all, with no disruptions from technology or the outside world, guests can enjoy a refreshing and relaxing island escape. Check out our Lady Elliot Island Package Deals.

Lady Elliot Island Accommodation
Lady Elliot Island Accommodation

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Lady Elliot Island Region Info & Guides

Located on the spectacular Great Barrier Reef, 80 km north-east of Bundaberg, Lady Elliot island is the perfect holiday destination for your next island escape. Brimming with scenic beauty and breathtaking beaches, Lady Elliot Island boasts an extraordinary array of eco-experiences and holiday activities. Discover everything you need to know about this fantastic island with our detailed Lady Elliot region information guide. From weather forecasts and a resort map to an inspirational media gallery, our guide provides everything you need to kick-start your holiday planning.

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Lady Elliot Island Map

Explore the amazing Lady Elliot Island and plan your holiday accordingly using our detailed resort map. Find your desired holiday hot spots and discover points of interest across this scenic tropical island.


Lady Elliot Island Weather

Renowned for its perfect weather and breathtaking beaches, Lady Elliot Island is the ideal location for your next tropical holiday. Learn all about Lady Elliot Island's monthly weather and consult our helpful rainfall chart as you plan your holiday to paradise.

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Lady Elliot Island Photos & Videos

Get to know Lady Elliot Island's most jaw-dropping attractions in our beautifully curated media gallery. From brilliant blue waters to breathtaking coral reefs, picture yourself in paradise.

Things To Do In Lady Elliot Island