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Fitzroy Island National Park

Fitzroy Island, Queensland 4871, Australia
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“nudey beach” (55 reviews)
“day trip” (44 reviews)
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Fitzroy Island, Queensland 4871, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought a boat ride to Fitzroy NP would be a nice way to spend the day. It was actually a nice way to spend about 2 hours. Not much to do other than swim and sunbath. We were pleased to get on the boat...More

1  Thank David F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fitzroy Island is a continental island. So the National Park includes both rainforest, granite boulders and 360 degree vistas over the ocean. There are 4 main walks you can do. Secret Garden, Nudeys Beach, Summit and Lighthouse walks. I did all 4 in our recent...More

1  Thank Irene I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Only need a couple of hours, facilities only OK and expensive to get to by the flyer. They were burning trash on the beach and letting the tide take it to sea. Could spend your time better at the lagoon in Cairns

Thank Alicia F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy walk to the lighthouse and back over the peak, a bit more strenuous. I suggest you go to the lighthouse first as the track is quite steep from the back of the hotel or camp grounds.

1  Thank Terrasoar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went over on the 11am boat, which did not leave much time to do the island justice; had time for a quick lunch, then mum and my partner had a wonderful time snorkelling, before we went on the glass bottom boat. Both enjoyed their...More

Thank katejim1
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Whether you walk to the Summit and Lighthouse or snorkel in the crystal clear water this National Park is absolutely beautiful. Not to be missed if traveling through Cairns.

1  Thank 9lasseter
Reviewed 12 October 2017

A beautiful island, but treat yourself and stay a night or 4 and really take in all it has to offer!

Thank Love-Having-Fun
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Did a day tour to Fitzroy Island. Make sure you bring appropriate footwear to enable you to swim and get around. Paths and beaches are not sand and coral rips your feet apart as I unfortunately found out.

1  Thank Paul G
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We spent 3.5 hours actually on the island as part of a day trip. The snorkelling is amazing but can depend a lot on the weather. We were here on a sunny calm day. I love to snorkel and my wife also loves to get...More

1  Thank Adrian1958
Reviewed 21 September 2017

A beautiful place for relaxing not much else to do for anyone not wanting to dive and snorkel. I had a lovely trip on the reef. Food disappointing on the boat.

Thank 304margaret
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15 December 2017|
Response from Love-Having-Fun | Reviewed this property |
You just walk around yourself, the hotel is on the island which is a National Park! It’s all very beautiful and yes you can snorkel and hire little canoes right from the beach!
Nicholas T
3 March 2017|
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Response from OkkySam | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry for late reply , best way to park is at the pier $6-$10 a day ..