Hayman Island Rating: 5

Located just off the north Queensland coast of Australia, Hayman Island is set amid the spectacular Whitsunday Islands close to the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef. The most northern island in the Whitsundays group, Hayman Island is renowned for its stunning views, luxury facilities and superior service. This unique island has become one of Australia's most popular holiday destinations for its prestigious location and exclusive indulgence.

This continental island is approximately 294 hectares and located on a southerly shore front. The pristine beaches are surrounded by 14 hectares of lush tropical gardens that make for pleasant exploration of the island. A variety of wildlife inhabits Hayman Island including White Cockatoos, Painted Lorikeets, kookaburras, Kingfishers and Proserpine Rock Wallabies. Exploring the natural bushland that blankets the island is an excellent way to spend your time on Hayman and learn about Australian flora and fauna.

There is so much to see and do on Hayman Island but whether you see and do it or not is completely up to you. The activities and facilities are endless but a great start to your Hayman Island holiday is relaxing by the famous Hayman pool, 7 times the size of an Olympic pool, with a cocktail in hand.

The sun kissed beach is also fantastic for swimming, catamaran sailing and windsurfing. Not to mention the crystal waters surrounding the island, these are teeming with a kaleidoscope of coral and tropical fish. For this and its close proximity to the Great Barrier Reef, Hayman Island is a popular holiday spot for diving and snorkelling, allowing you to see this underwater wonderland up close.

For full details about facilities, activities and other travel related information please visit our main site: Hayman Island.

Hayman Island is currently closed until 01June 2018 due to Cyclone Debbie


On Hayman Island there is an incredible selection of dining facilities. These open on a rotational basis. For your dining pleasure guests can choose from Pacific renowned for it's stunning beachfront location, a traditional Italian restaurant - Amici, Asian cuisine at Bamboo, the family friendly Aquazure and the inter-active dining experience at The Chef's Table. Don't forget to spend a lazy afternoon relaxing at either On the Rocks or Bar Fifty and take in the natural beauty of the Whitsundays!


  • 2 swimming pools
  • Restaurants and bars
  • Daily activities program
  • Kids Club
  • Babysitting service
  • Gym/fitness centre
  • Jacuzzi/spa
  • Sauna
  • Hiking & Bushwalks
  • 4 Tennis courts
  • 2 Squash courts
  • Golf Chipping range and mini putt putt
  • Boutique and Gift Shop
  • Luke Espace Salon
  • Medical centre
  • Laundry facilities
  • Dry cleaning service
  • 24 hour front desk
  • Motorised & Non-Motorised water sports


When you stay at Hayman Island exploring the great outdoors is easy with so many complimentary activities available. Some of the activities include Guided Walk and Snorkel at Blue Pearl Bay, Bird Walking tours, Sunset Peak Hike, Garden Tour, Giant Groper & Trevally Feeding at Marina, Barramundi Feeding at Rainforest Lagoon, Snorkel Lesson, Windsurfing, Sea Kayaking off Hayman beach, Catamaran Sailing and Paddleskiing.

The tour desk on Hayman Island also have many other experiences available. These include - PADI Scuba diving, Snorkel safaris, Sea kayaking Adventure, Scenic flights, Helicopter excursions, Semi Submersible Coral Reef Viewing, Water skiing, Wake Boarding, Tube Riding, Sailing, Fishing charters, Day trips to the Great Barrier Reef and Lunch drop offs at private beaches. Additional charges apply for these activities.

Location Map

Hayman Island Location Map

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Ocean Massage
Hayman Lagoon Room
Hayman Launch
Blue Pearl Bay