Heron Island Resort

Heron Island is a unique holiday destination and unexpected treasure. This popular Queensland Island is a true coral cay located in the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef off the east coast of northern Queensland. Surrounded by brilliant blue waters and pristine beaches, the island is a world famous haven for divers, boasting some of the best scuba diving and snorkelling in Australia. There are more than 30 spectacular dive sites available, half of which are only 15 minutes from the beach.

A haven for nature lovers, Heron Island is framed by white sands, crystal clear waters and acres of coral with colourful marine life. An amazing array of animal and bird life can be discovered throughout the year, such as the delightful Green and Loggerhead Turtles. The best part is that as a Marine National Park, all flora and fauna is protected, meaning visitors can continue to respectfully enjoy the environment for generations to come.

Striking the perfect balance between an adventurous voyage of discovery and relaxing island holiday, Heron Island offers a fantastic range of ways to spend your time. Guests can choose from a wide variety of activities available on Heron Island including guided island and reef walks, semi-submersible cruises and private beach picnics.

The national and marine parks of Heron Island promise unspoilt treasures that you’re welcome to explore or just sit back and relax. Heron Island's kids club "Junior Rangers" program offers children aged 7-12 years, a great time through a range of exciting hands on experiences, nurturing a sense of exploration and caring for the environment, which makes Heron Island a great family holiday destination.

Kids and adults will be dazzled by the amazing array of wildlife that call Heron Island home. Famous for its Loggerhead and Green Turtle populations, the island and it’s flora and fauna can be explored with a number of activities, the most popular of which are snorkelling and scuba diving. Famous throughout the world for more than 20 of Australia's best dive sites, approximately 50% are 15 minutes or less from the beaches of Heron Island.

Heron Island Accommodation

Heron Island accommodation has been specially designed to seamlessly blend with the spectacular natural environment that surrounds it. As such, you won’t find any buildings on the island that are taller than the tree line. Ideal for families, couples and singles, accommodation on Heron Island boasts gorgeous water and garden views and offers maximum privacy. Book Heron Island Accommodation

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