Heron Island Resort
Heron Island QLD 4680
Heron Island, located 44 miles off the coast of Queensland, Australia, is situated on the southern Great Barrier Reef. With 109 rooms, Heron Island Resort, owned and operated by Delaware North, caters to both couples and families and offers a wide range of activities, from diving and snorkeling on the coral reef, to guided stargazing tours and ecology walks, to submarine rides and sunset cruises.
Renowned for being home to Loggerhead and Green sea turtles, Heron Island is also world-famous for its scuba diving and snorkeling and was voted as one of Australia's best dive spots with more than 30 dive sites available, half of which are only 15 minutes from the beach. Heron Island is one of the few coral cays on the Reef and part of a World Heritage listed area.