Green Island


Green Island is a coral cay north-east of Cairns in Tropical North Queensland. The island boasts an unspoilt rainforest, stunning beaches and surrounding reef … so close that you can snorkel directly off the beach.

Green Island is perfect for day-trippers from Cairns, but if you’d like to spend more time there, then you have the option to stay at the luxurious Green Island Resort. Stroll through the lush cool rainforest; laze on white coral sands or lie by the inviting swimming pool.

Whether you spend a half or full day on Green Island, you will experience a adventure unlike any other.

Quick Facts

Green Island is a small Queensland Rural Location within the local government area of Cairns, it is located approximately 1393kms from the capital Brisbane covering an area of 0.124 square kilometres. Green Island has a recorded population of 25 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Standard Time zone Australia/Brisbane.

If you are planning a visit to Green Island we’ve put together some of the things nearby that you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Green Island and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.

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