Lizard Island Australian Travel Map

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Lizard Island is the most northerly of the Resort Island on the Great Barrier Reef. It is a National Park, and is a mainland island. This means that it is formed by a mountain  sticking up from the ocean, cut off from the mainland when the seas rose 10,000 years ago. Zoom out on the Lizard Island Australian Travel Map to check the distance from the coast the the proximity of coral Reefs. As such is has vertical perspective – it is not perfectly flat like a coral atoll.

The Resort is luxurious, and guests are the only ones on the Island. There is no passing traffic. There are 24 beaches fringing the Island.


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Getting to Lizard Island

Lizard Island is a one hour light plane flight north of Cairns. Regular scheduled flights leave daily, and special charter air transfers are available.

It is also possible to visit Lizard Island on one of the Coral Princess Expedition Cruises of the northern Barrier Reef.

Aerial view Lizard Island Australian Travel Map

Lizard Island Australian Travel Map

Resort Facilities: There are 40 suites in the Resort. All are luxurious and beautifully appointed and located. All meals are included while you are a guest at the Resort. The staff take care to make it an experience of the Reef, rather than just a Resort stay.

Activities on Lizard island: Some of Australia’s premier diving locations are near Lizard Island. The best known is Cod Hole. Zoom out on the Lizard Island Australian Travel Map to find the fringing Reefs around Lizard Island. A full dive shop and instruction facility is available and caters from absolute beginners to advanced Open Water enthusiasts. If you do not dive, the snorkeling and beach time is excellent. Picnic hampers are available for private lunches on any of the beaches. The Azure Spa offers treatments for those who want a bit of pampering.

Fishing expeditions leave the island on demand. Be sure to book your activities as well as your transfers when making your reservations.

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More Information on Lizard Island: > Lizard Island National Park | Wikipedia