Lizard Island is your own personal island retreat; right on the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef. Located 240 km north of Cairns and 27 km off the coast of North Queensland, Lizard Island is Australia's northernmost island beach. Easily accessible from Cairns, the island is stunning National Park that covers 1,013 hectares. A truly unique destination, the island boasts beautiful outlying reefs as well as 24 pristine, undisturbed beaches.
Lizard Island has an excellent range of luxury holiday accommodation that makes the most of the stunning ocean and beach views with spacious, open plan suites and villas. Home to an award winning Great Barrier Reef resort, Lizard Island accommodation has won a host of prestigious national and international awards for excellence.
Surrounded by spectacular coral reefs, ribbon and lagoon reefs Lizard Island is renowned as an amazing snorkelling and scuba diving holiday destination. Distinguished from the many other reef islands by its close proximity to the best known diving location on the Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island provides you with the opportunity to get up close and personal with a variety of unique marine life including the huge yet playful Potato Cod.
There is so much to discover on Lizard Island whether you want to stroll along the pristine beaches, relax with a luxurious massage treatment or enjoy a gourmet picnic. There are also plenty of activities for the more adventurous including game fishing, bushwalking, sailing and glass bottom boat trips.
For full details about facilities, activities and other travel related information please visit our main site: Lizard Island.