Discover Great Barrier Reef Islands

Off the coast of Cairns, you will discover Fitzroy Island and Green Island, both offering half and full day tours, as well as overnight stays.

Green Island

Only 45 minutes from Cairns, this tropical island boasts rainforest and reef!

 Green Island is a 6,000-year-old coral cay, located 27 kilometres (17 miles) off the coast of Cairns. This National Park is part of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park World Heritage area.


Explore over 12 hectares of tropical island, relax on a sandy beach, discover the rainforest via the boardwalk or discover marine life snorkelling under the jetty – the choice is yours.


Ramp up the adventure and take a scenic helicopter flight or, explore the waters around Green Island with a Seawalker helmet or on an introductory scuba dive.


Take the self-guided interpretive walk through the rainforest and finish the day with a dip in the pool, or a massage at the resort.


Ideal for families, couples, groups and charters there are various tours and activities on Green Island to suit everyone.


Green Island boasts a 46-room resort, so you can explore and enjoy your holiday while relaxing in luxury accommodation. Once the day visitors depart, the island becomes your own private haven.


 Lite Bites

Treat yourself to ice-creams, shakes and snack foods.


Canopy Grill

A casual cafe alternative where you can find hot dogs, hamburgers and hot chips.


Reflections Pool Bar

Offers snacks, drinks, barista coffee and cocktails. The perfect place to enjoy the main pool.


Emeralds Restaurant and Bar

Elegant dining and delicious meals, featuring the option of outdoor or air-conditioned dining.


Image: Green Island Map

Green Island map



Green Island Map

Green Island Map
Green Island Map












Beach towel;

Swimming costume;

Comfortable walking shoes;

Lycra suit (available for hire on Green Island); and

Spending money for drinks, souvenirs and optional activities.