Lady Elliot Island is a coral cay located at the southern tip of Australia's World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef. Situated within a highly protected ’Green Zone’ the island is a sanctuary for over 1,200 species of marine life and is known for its abundance of manta rays, turtles, amazing array of spectacular marine life and unspoilt coral reef.
Lady Elliot Island is located 80kms north-east of Bundaberg and is the closest Great Barrier Reef island to Brisbane, Queensland’s southern capital. Day trippers or overnight guests can access the island by scenic flight from Bundaberg, Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast, Brisbane (Redcliffe) and the Gold Coast.
Watch our latest videos to discover the magic of Lady Elliot Island, explore the Eco Resort and enjoy natural encounters both above and below the water. Take a look at our accommodation options, facilities and activities available, snorkelling adventures and premium dive locations.
Lady Elliot Island is not your regular Barrier Reef, Island Resort type holiday. It’s a hardcore eco adventure getting up close with bird and sea life. Read More
She’s travelled the world but Bindi Irwin can’t go past Queensland when it comes to a mid-winter break… Read More
Up to seven metres across and weighing up to two tonnes, manta rays are the graceful giants of the sea – and you’ll be swimming with them here... Read More