Activities on Fitzroy Island

There is certainly no shortage of activities available on Fitzroy Island.  Whether you would like to explore, discover, relax or indulge – we have options for everyone, including the kids!

Refer to the Fitzroy Island Dive & Adventure Centre for all your water activities including snorkeling, diving, kayaking and stand up paddleboards.

Kids Activities 

Fitzroy Island is offering fun and interactive child-friendly activities. Various kids craft and fitness activities are designed by our Tours & Activities Coordinator to give your kids a fun environment to burn off their energy and make new friends on the island.  All kids activities are complimentary to resort guests!

Activities include: 

  • Fish Feeding
  • Educational ‘Touch & Feel’ talk on Marine Life
  • Movie screenings
  • School Holidays the resort offers a range of daily activities for children

Activities are subject to seasonal change, please check with reception for the current timetable.

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Turtle Tours – Daily

Cairns Turtle Rehabilitation Centre on Fitzroy Island (CTRC) is a volunteer operated, non-profit organisation dedicated to the rehabilitation of sick and injured turtles.

Take a tour of the centre and learn more about these beautiful creatures and what we do to help them recover. As a thank you your donation, you can opt to receive a Turtle Tour Certificate – great for both kids and adults!

Tours run Daily from 1.00pm, tours are 45 minutes in duration, with a maximum of 15 guests and are accompanied by a tour guide.

  • Cost: $11.50 per Adult | $7.00 per Child
  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • When: Daily
  • Where: Tours can be booked via the General Store (day visitors) or hotel reception (resort guests).

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What’s Happening @ Foxy’s

Foxy’s Bar features the best beachside view for sunset, pool tables, a big dance floor, big sports TV and daily activities.

Open daily from 10am till late

  • Monday – Bingo and Pool Comp
  • Tuesday – Trivia
  • Wednesday – Dancing
  • Thursday – Bingo and Pool Comp
  • Friday – Trivia
  • Saturday – 80’s Disco playlist
  • Sunday – Trent live Music

Daily activities may be subject to change.
Under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult.

Oiled Massage

Oiled Massage is a locally owned relaxation massage service providing quality massage in Cairns and at Fitzroy Island Resort.

Our signature massage is of course ‘oil’ as we believe that taking an oil massage is without doubt one of the single most relaxing things that you can do for yourself. Oiled offer their own unique ‘oil shiatsu’ style massage in guest rooms or foot massages by the resort pool.

Open daily 9.30am to 4.30pm (last appointment at 3.30pm)

  • Cost: Click here to view prices
  • When: Daily
  • Where: In rooms or by the resort pool

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Summit & Lighthouse Historical Hike

Discover the rich history of Fitzroy Island with a self-guided hike to the Summit & Lighthouse.

In addition to enjoying the changes in the scenery (from the lush rainforest to open woodlands) and the stunning views overlooking Welcome Bay, hikers are able to use the self-guided booklet to enhance their awareness of their surroundings.

The booklet allows people to identify tell-tale signs of the World War II military occupation as well as locate various objects left behind by the Lightkeepers and their families.