06 Aug
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Cairns Bluewater Fishing Tournament – August 2021

The Cairns Bluewater Billfish Tournament is on again in 2021 here at Fitzroy Island. Running from August 4th to 7th, the Business Centre Cairns Bluewater Billfish Tournament attracts anglers from local and national regions. The Tournament is focused on improving the image of game fishing and educating anglers by promoting and supporting tag and release fishing and the GFAA code of practice. You can follow along with updates of the event on the Cairns Bluewater Game Fishing Club Facebook. When: 4th to 7th August 2021 Where: Fitzroy Island Website: www.cairnsbluewatergfc.com.au 10kg line class Almost $30,000 in cash and prizes! Check out

02 Aug
Why You Absolutely Must Visit Australia's Great Barrier Reef
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Why the Great Barrier Reef needs to be protected

The Great Barrier Reef is an unmissable attraction for any visitor to Tropical North Queensland in Australia. Stretching more than 2,300 kilometres along the coast of Queensland, the Reef is made up of around 3000 individual reefs, 900 islands, and around 10% of the world’s fish population. So, when we say unmissable, we mean it in more ways than one – larger than the United Kingdom, the Great Barrier Reef can even be seen from space. For many, it is best known as an unrivalled tourist destination, where you can discover the marine life in so many different ways, up

15 Jul
Romantic Weekend Getaways Near Cairns
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Why Fitzroy Island is the perfect honeymoon destination in Australia

The honeymoon is arguably one of the events newlyweds look forward to the most. This is the part when you can finally throw your pre- and post-wedding stress out the window and enjoy the first stage of married life. That’s why finding the most romantic and memorable honeymoon is almost as important as finding the perfect ring. It may require a bit more work, but it can also be as thrilling as the holiday itself. But if you want to save time and effort, and avoid doing any homework, might we recommend booking a trip to Fitzroy Island? A tropical

12 Jul
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Sustainable Practises on Fitzroy Island + Plastic Free July ♻️

Sustainability is at the forefront of our minds here at Fitzroy Island, and the surrounding tropical rainforests and the precious Great Barrier Reef are a constant reminder of why this topic is so important. It is estimated that 15.7 billion plastic items will cover coral reefs in the Asia-Pacific before 2025, along with the increased devastating ecological impacts of pollution, overfishing and coral bleaching. We all have the opportunity to protect the planet and support our natural environments by making small changes in our everyday lives. There is no better time to start introducing more sustainable practises into your life

02 Jul
Fitzroy Island - The Perfect Holiday Spot for Kids and Families
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Holiday with the Kids at Fitzroy Island

The right holiday destination isn’t easy to find. Especially if you need to factor kids into the equation. But what if we told you there is a dreamlike tropical paradise destination that is just as much fun for the kids as it is for the adults? Enter Fitzroy Island Fitzroy Island is known to be a supermodel in the world of islands. It has a photogenic, natural beauty, and is found just 29km off the coast of Cairns. Unlike smaller coral cays or sandy islands on the Great Barrier Reef, Fitzroy Island was once part of mainland Australia. Fitzroy bears