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All camping areas in Queensland national parks, state forests and recreation areas are closed from 26 March 2020 until further notice. Check Park Alerts for more information.

Snapper Island, Hope Islands National Park

Facilities and activities

Aerial view of Snapper Island, Hope Islands National Park. Photo: Queensland Government.

Aerial view of Snapper Island, Hope Islands National Park. Photo: Queensland Government.

Welcome

Welcome to Snapper Island, traditional sea country of the Kuku Yalanji Aboriginal people.

Location

Approximately 20 kilometres north of Port Douglas and one nautical mile south-east of Cape Kimberley.

What's special

This high continental island is popular for camping, birdwatching and small boat fishing. Lush forests, mangroves and coastal vegetation support a variety of bird species.

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Location of Snapper Island, Hope Islands National Park within Queensland

Last updated
20 January 2020