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heron island

from $665 per person

Heron Island is one of the few coral cays on the Great Barrier Reef and offers a truly special holiday destination. With access to snorkeling direct from the beach, this is why Heron Island is considered one of the best places to snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef.  With no televisions, phone or internet on the island this is a great place to get ‘off the grid’ and into nature.


  • 3 nights on Heron in a Turtle room
  • Breakfast daily
  • Return ferry from Gladstone Marina
  • 1 x sunset drink for two adults
  • 1 x $100 Marine Centre Voucher


  • Snorkel equipment
  • Guided bird walks
  • Guided island walks
  • Guided Reef walks
  • Turtle watching (Nov – Mar)

Travel Dates

until 30 Sep 22

Blackout Dates

subject to availability

Book By

30 June 22

heron island

Set 72kms off the coast of Queensland, Australia, Heron Island boasts accommodation in a stunning location: a natural coral cay surrounded by 24 hectares of coral reef at the southern end of the Great Barrier Reef. Heron Island is famous around the world for its’ spectacular coral reef, extraordinary variety of aquatic life, nesting turtles (Nov – Mar), migrating whales and as a breeding sanctuary for an abundance of bird life. 

Here, you can snorkel straight off the beach into the crystal-clear aquamarine waters all year round. 

Heron Island is also a PADI 5-star dive destination with 20 sites easily accessible by boat within minutes of the jetty.

Heron Island is popular with both families and couples. Romantic getaways can be arranged for any special occasions or just to get off the grid for a while.