31 Jul
Snorkelling the Great Barrier Reef - Why You Can't Beat Fitzroy Island
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Here’s What You Need to Know About Snorkelling at Fitzroy Island

If you’ve ever dreamt of snorkelling in turquoise waters under warm sunny skies, then you’ll be pleased to know that one of the most incredible snorkelling spots is only a short distance from Cairns, in Tropical North Queensland. Fitzroy Island, located in the waters of the Coral Sea is an ideal snorkelling and holiday destination, and today, we’re going to tell you everything you need to know about snorkelling at this wonderful tropical island. Fitzroy Island: The Facts A tropical island holiday destination is sure to be near the top of your ideal vacation destinations. And that’s just what Fitzroy

29 Jun
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Animal Encounters You Can Have at Fitzroy Island

Fitzroy Island has long been a favourite holiday destination for both locals and tourists. That’s because this gorgeous island is a great place for people of all ages, with something to see and do for everyone. It also doesn’t hurt that it’s a tropical island that is actually super easy to get to! Fitzroy Island is located in the Coral Sea and is less than an hour from the shores of the mainland. To get here, you just need to jump aboard the Fitzroy Flyer Ferry from the Cairns Marina. The island itself is around 3.39 square kilometres and is

21 Jun
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Why Fitzroy Island is the Ultimate Day Trip Destination

How does spending the day on a real tropical island that is covered with luscious rainforests, is lined with amazing beaches, and of course surrounded by the warm waters of the Coral Sea sound to you? If it sounds like an ideal place for you to visit, if you’re in Tropical North Queensland or you’re planning a trip this way, then a day trip to Fitzroy Island should most certainly be on the cards. Fitzroy Island is a gorgeous tropical island that is situated in the same waters as the Great Barrier Reef. And while it might feel like a

31 May
What You Need to Know Before Visiting Australia's Great Barrier Reef
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Amazing Facts About the Great Barrier Reef – Part Two

If you tuned in last month, you may have read the first part of our “Amazing Facts About the Great Barrier Reef” series – if not, click here. We wanted to talk about the Great Barrier Reef and not just because it’s one of the most popular attractions in the entire world, but also in honour of World Reef Awareness Day which is on June 1st. If you haven’t read our first piece, you might not know too much about World Reef Awareness Day – it is a new celebration that intends to raise awareness among businesses, communities and the

30 May
Is Fitzroy Island Good For Kids
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There is Something for Everyone on Fitzroy Island

Finding a family friendly holiday destination is not always an easy task. While there are plenty of places that welcome family groups, the difficult part is finding a place that is really going to appeal to everyone in your family. Well, here at Fitzroy Island, we think we might have the solution to your problem. Our tropical island is an extremely family friendly destination that has a variety of activities and experiences that will appeal to people of all ages and keep everyone entertained at all times. And it doesn’t hurt that when you’re here, you feel like you’re in