Lizard Island National Park Tropical North Queensland

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This group of six high islands lies midway between the coast and the outer barrier reef. Surrounded by coral reefs, the islands are fringed by mangroves and sandy beaches, and cloaked in grasslands, woodlands and wind-sheared heaths.

Location

250km north-east of Cairns

Welcome

The Traditional Owners—the Dingaal Aboriginal people—welcome you to their country. The islands have great cultural importance for the Dingaal and they ask that you respect their special place.

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Park facilities

  • Anchoring allowed
  • Barbecue (wood/fuel/coin)
  • No campfires
  • Lookout
  • Mooring points
  • No rubbish bins
  • Picnic tables
  • Telephone (pay phone)
  • Toilets
  • Boating
  • Walking
  • Hiking
  • Snorkelling
  • Camping

  • There are currently no park alerts for this park.