Things to so on Green Island

Green Island has something for everyone, a stroll through the rainforest, catch some rays on the perfect beach, water activities including windsurfing, snorkeling, helmet diving and scuba diving

Plan your Green Island visit either a day tour or an extended stay

About Green Island

Just a 34 minute boat ride from Cairns,

This island is a 15 hectare island that is surrounded by coral reef in the World Heritage Site of the Great Barrier Reef.

Green Island is a National Park because it has a unique environment that needs protection to keep the island harmonious with nature.

The beauty of this island is an experience you need to enjoy.

There are no sources of fresh water on the Green Island. The flora and fauna is supported by rainwater.

This island has a dense forest that is covered in vines with a number of wildlife calling it home.

The beaches are sandy and the water is a beautiful turquoise.

The coral reefs are something that must be seen with all the sea life living there such as the blue starfish. There are a number of different species of fish and sea turtles.

Things to do on Green Island

You will be amazed at how much colourful marine life you can see with a snorkel and mask

Snorkel, swim, dive in the clear  turquoise waters and see the coral and wildlife that call it home.

The water is so clear the photos opportunities are wonderful

Scenic Helicopter Flights are a great way to see the reef and island from above

Take a stroll through the  Rainforest, there are a few options you can choose from, you can walk the marked trails by yourself or you could go with a naturalist on a guided tour of the rainforest.

There is any number of boat tours that you might enjoy site seeing the island from the boat.

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relax on Green Island

Relaxing on the sandy beach is a must if you need to unwind and work on your sun tan

Sitting there soaking up the sun or maybe you would like to just watch the beautiful sunset with the all the different colours that nature offers.

 Green Island Stay

Green Island Resort

The accommodation is 5 stars at the resort, luxury rooms and suites will ensure your Green Island stay is comfortable and memorable.


Green Island Resort accommodation choose between Reef Suites and Island Suites all with private balconies and views of either the swimming pool or rainforest.


Experience wonderful Tropical North Queensland cuisine in Green Islands wonderful restaurants.


Green Island is a wonderful location for small team building, executive retreats and weddings.


You may want to pack a lunch or dinner and take it onto a private part of the beach or rainforest to enjoy with a special someone. All is available just for the asking.

There are pools for day use for the daily visitors or private pools for the guests of the resort.

There is a dive shop so you’ll be able to get whatever you may need if you decide to snorkel or scuba dive. Again tours are available.

Bird Lovers are  always surprised by the vast amount of bird life that call the island home.

There are so many memories you can make on this beautiful island.

Why not book a trip to stay or just go for a day trip and see all the beauty this small island has to offer.

Don’t forget your camera to record all those memories you are making.