Fitzroy Island

Remember to use discount code “FNQ” when booking online for 10% off accommodation!

Fitzroy Island is a tropical paradise of rainforest and beaches within the calm sheltered waters of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Located only 29 km off the coast of Cairns, the island is a listed National Park that has long been enjoyed by locals and visitors from all over the world.

Just 45 minutes by boat, Fitzroy Island Resort is an affordable resort that offers a range of exquisite accommodation. All guest suites and cabins at Fitzroy Island Resort are designed for comfort and functionality while not compromising on chic style and sophistication.


The resort facilities include Zephyr contemporary restaurant, large pool with swim up bar, games room, indoor movie theatre, resort general store, Foxy’s Bar and dive shop. Only 100 metres from the resort is Foxy’s Bar, the island’s own beer garden, the perfect place to unwind with a cool drink, play pool and overlook “Welcome Bay”. Zephyr Restaurant offers exquisite Australian cuisine, created with care by world class chefs using only the freshest and finest seasonal produce. Zephyr is ocean facing, boasting a romantic outdoor area overlooking the calm waters of Welcome Bay.

Enjoy the activities available including kayaking, snorkelling, paddle boarding and scuba diving. You can also check out the glass bottom boat tours, water trampoline, bush tucker tours and exploring the islands walking trails – including the spectacular summit trail!

Fitzroy Island is home to the ‘Save our Sea Turtles’ Turtle Rehabilitation Centre. The Centre is a non-for-profit organisation that cares for sick turtles until they are strong enough to be released back into the wild. Turtle Rehabilitation Tours are limited and bookings are essential.


Fitzroy Island Fast Cat departs Cairns daily at:
8am, 11am and 1:30pm

Returning to Cairns from Fitzroy daily at:
9:30am, 12.15pm and 5pm

Ensure that you check-in 30 minutes before departure time. Times are subject to change.
phone: 07 4044 6700

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