A National Park within a Marine National Park, Heron Island is an unexpected treasure on Australia's world famous Great Barrier Reef. A true coral cay, the island is bordered by pristine beaches, brilliant blue water and colourful coral and marine life that seems to stretch on forever. A nature lover's dream, Heron Island is a World Heritage Listed Marine National Park ensuring all plant and wildlife is protected. Escape the stresses of daily life and enjoy the natural beauty of this tropical island paradise.
Heron Island accommodation provides a fantastic variety of room styles to suit couples, families and groups. Designed to harmonise with the natural surrounds and minimise environmental impact, Heron Island does not feature any buildings higher than the tree line. There are also a range of facilities including the Junior Rangers kids club, a program designed to entertain and nurture your child's sense of exploration through a range of exciting and environmentally friendly experiences.
There is so much to see and do on Heron Island, but the stunning natural beauty ensure every minute is peaceful and relaxing. Explore the island with guided walks and reef tours, semi-submersible cruises or a private beach picnic. There is also an amazing array of animal and birdlife to discover including Green and Loggerhead Turtles. Renowned for some of Australia's best dive spots, Heron Island is fantastic for scuba diving and snorkelling with over 20 dive sites, 10 of which are just 15 minutes from the beach.
For full details about facilities, activities and other travel related information please visit our main site: Heron Island.
Please note that Heron Island Resort is undergoing a full refresh program! All rooms are getting new paint, refreshed bathrooms and updated furnishings. This work is ongoing and will have no affect on guests.