A coral cay, a luxury resort, a natural wonderland unlike any other - Green Island Resort on the Great Barrier Reef is one of the most unique and memorable destinations in Tropical North Queensland. Indulgence, romance and adventure awaits on this tropical island paradise...
Green Island is a small coral cay, located right on Australia's beautiful Great Barrier Reef, conveniently situated just 27 Kilometres east of Cairns, the major tourism city in Tropical North Queensland.
Green Island National Park offers a delightful escape to white sandy beaches, crystal clear waters and magical rain forest - and is just 45 minutes from Cairns with Great Adventures modern high speed catamarans.
With 126 native plant species, colourful birdlife and surrounded by
magnificent coral reef, Green Island is also home to Green Island Resort.
Green Island Resort represents one of the most environmentally sensitive tourist developments in the world, designed and built with extreme care to preserve the island's delicate environment.
Here you'll discover a luxurious haven cleverly secluded from the remainder of the island and day visitor facilities.
Green Island Resort Club Spa Massage & Beauty
Add a new level of indulgence and rejuvenation to your tropical Island experience.
The opening of the brand new Club Spa Massage & Beauty Salon makes Green Island Resort the most luxurious and ecologically harmonious five star Resort on the Great Barrier Reef.
Certified and Introductory Diving
No experience is necessary to take a fully supervised introductory dive and explore the Reef and it' s amazing marine life. Certified divers can enjoy spectacular dives at our specially selected sites. Snorkel tours are a great way to maximise your experience on the Great Barrier Reef.
3 and 4day PADI Open Water Dive Courses are available, please contact Great Diving Adventures for more information and prices.
NB: Age & medical restrictions apply to diving
Green Island Resort Dining and Relaxing
Award winning Emeralds Restaurant, Green Island's signature restaurant, enjoy relaxing surroundings, the finest cuisine and first class service. Featuring outdoor terrace dining and open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
The Canopy Grill serves your favourite burger or the freshest seafood. A barbeque buffet lunch is available from 11am until 2.30pm with casual outdoor dining underneath the rainforest canopy, open 9.30am to 4pm.
Lite Bites serving your favourite ice cream, coffee, snacks, milkshakes or design your own sandwich, open 9.30am to 4pm.
Relax in the private guest lounge with complimentary tea and coffee. Indulge in one of the board games and Nintendo 64 for the kids or browse through a variety of daily newspapers, magazines, books or videos, including a range of films showcasing the Wonders of the reef and with inter-net access to keep you in touch with the rest of the world.
Reflections Pool Bar tempts you with one of our specialty cocktails. Situated right next to the main pool deck, our friendly staff will serve your favourite drink, cocktail, refreshing beer or just a soft drink. Sit back at the bar or lay back on the pool deck. A true Island Resort atmosphere.
Green Island Resort Guest Services and Facilities
24 hour reception
Club Spa Massage & Beauty
Private guest swimming pool
Heated day visitor swimming pool
Sandwich bar & ice cream shop
Laundry & valet service
Private guest lounge equipped with board games,? 'Xbox' and a library of books, videos and daily newspapers
Wake up calls
Internet access in guest lounge
Some foreign languages spoken by staff
Green Island Resort Complimentary Activities and Equipment
Snorkelling Equipment (Dive Shop)
Beach Chairs & Umbrellas
Underwater Observatory entry
Eco Nature Walks
Star Gazing Walks
'XBox' & Games
Glass Bottom Boat Tour
Optional Activities (Charges Apply)
Introductory/Certified Diving (Dive Shop)
Snorkel Tour (Dive Shop)
Semi Submersible Tour
Great Barrier Reef Day Tour to/from Green Island
Personalised Sailboard Lesson
Helicopter Scenic Flights
Seaplane Scenic Flights
Reef Fishing Charters
Spa Massage & Beauty Salon
Helicopter Transfers to Green Island
These are operated by Cairns Heli Reef.
Clients will need to sit through a 30-45min safety briefing the day prior to travel. Luggage is limited to 1 small suitcase and 1 small carry on bag only.
BOAT DEPARTURE TIMES? (subject to change)
From CAIRNS? - 08.30, 10.30, 13.00 or 15.30
From GREEN ISLAND -? 09.30, 12.00, 14.30 or 16.30
For your convenience, bus transfers are available at an additional cost from most hotels and resorts around Cairns, Northern Beaches and Port Douglas. Limousine transfers to/from the airport, are also available. Or take in the spectacular view on the way to the Island (or from the Island) by helicopter or seaplane, both are able to pick up & drop off either from Cairns or the airport at an additional cost.