14 Dec
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What You Need to Know About Scuba Diving at Fitzroy Island

There are many different ways to explore the wonder of the Great Barrier Reef. Boat rides, scenic flights, snorkelling and so on – the list is almost endless. For people who really want to get up close to the Reef and truly immerse themselves in this marine world (and we mean that quite literally), a great option to discover the Reef is scuba diving. Scuba diving allows you to spend long periods underwater, where you will be able to observe the incredibly diverse and majestic Reef. There is no other way to get quite as close to the marine wildlife,

25 Nov
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Why You Should Visit Fitzroy Island in Summer

Summer in the tropics is notorious. This notoriety is largely centred on just how wet it can get – that’s of course how it got its nickname “the Wet Season”. If you’ve heard of the Wet Season, you’ve also probably heard that it is hot and humid, and just so wet. However, we think this time of year cops flack unfairly. Summer in Queensland is still a great time to visit, especially when you’re visiting a tropical island like Fitzroy Island. Before we tell you about the amazing experiences you can have during the summer season on Fitzroy Island, let

15 Nov
Amazing Island Snorkelling Locations on the Great Barrier Reef
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Snorkelling at Fitzroy Island is a Must! Here’s Why

A trip to Fitzroy Island just simply wouldn’t be complete without snorkelling! It’s an amazing one-of-a-kind opportunity to get up close to some of the most colourful creatures amongst the coral reef gardens of the world’s largest reef system. As a matter of fact, not only is the Great Barrier Reef the largest of all the coral reefs is considered one of the best dive destinations in the world – and when you’re at Fitzroy Island, you’ve got a chance to discover why. Why Go Snorkelling? First, let’s talk about snorkelling as an activity on its own. It’s a unique,

21 Oct
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Media Release – Diving Returns to Fitzroy Island

Island diving has returned to Fitzroy Island Resort on the Great Barrier Reef in Tropical North Queensland with the opening of the Fitzroy Island Sports Hub (FISH) and its dedicated dive pool. Fitzroy Island Resort General Manager Sheena Matthews said introductory and refresher diving with easy access from the island into the water were just some of the many activities on offer to guests as part of the Resort’s expanded tour and activity timetable. “Discover Scuba Diving and a Refresher Dive update can be undertaken with Dive Instructor Jeff Jones or one of our experienced team, and divers can hire

04 Oct
Five Unmissable Water Activities for Adventure Lovers on Fitzroy Island Scuba Diving
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Scuba Diving on Fitzroy Island is Back and Better Than Ever

We are so excited to say that we are officially reintroducing our exciting scuba diving packages on Fitzroy Island. Being a PADI accredited dive resort, we offer certified scuba diving courses down in our training pool, as well as from a safe beach access. With abundant reefs, breathtaking seas, and unlimited possibilities, Fitzroy can help shape your ultimate underwater escapade. Tailored for both beginners and experts, we have a variety of comprehensive water programs with all the instructions and equipment you need, tailored to help you get the most out of your water adventure experience at Fitzroy Island Resort. To