Heron Island Resort
Heron Island is a unique holiday destination and unexpected treasure. This popular Queensland Island is a true coral cay located on the Great Barrier Reef and 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.
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. Guests can choose from a wide range of activities available on Heron Island including guided island and reef walks, semi-submersible cruises and private beach picnics.
The wide range of holiday accommodation on Heron Island caters to families, couples and singles. Guests can choose from absolute beach frontage with direct access to the water and views of the reef, to garden settings offering maximum privacy. This popular Queensland Island is a nature lover's paradise with the emphasis on enjoying natural beauty. All flora and fauna is protected and you won't see any buildings above the tree line. The resort has been designed to blend into the surrounding environment.
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.