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Resort Changes & Soft Re-opening Information

We’re excited and delighted to be re-opening our beautiful island resort from the 4th of July. With COVID-19 restrictions however, we will have a limited capacity along with changes to some of the services that we can currently offer. These changes will be reviewed regularly as circumstances change and we anticipate to be fully operational with usual services by October 2020.

Limited Rooms, Covid Safe … and exclusive!

We are committed to ensuring your health and safety at all times and have additional COVID Safe measures in place for your peace of mind.  In-house guest bookings are limited to a maximum of 15 rooms. Currently, we are unable to offer turn down service, mini bar or room service.

Vessel Transfers (included in room rate)

Catamaran transfers between Cairns and Green Island are available only on these days and times:

  • Monday: requires a 2 night stay
  • Wednesday: requires a 2 night stay
  • Friday: 1, 2 & 3 night stays available
  • Saturday: 1 & 2 night stays available
  • Sunday: 1 & 3 night stays available

Great Adventures departs Cairns at 8:30am and Green Island at 2:30pm on the above days with transfers taking approximately 45 minutes each way.
Additional transfer times may be available, please enquire on booking.

Included Daily Activities

Some regular activities will not be available such as guided nature and evening walks, and nightly fish feeding. The following activities are included:

  • Complimentary use of Beach Hire non-motorised equipment, sun lounges and umbrellas.
  • Use of snorkelling equipment.
  • Limited glass bottom boat tours will be available on vessel transfers days (Mon, Wed, Sat, Sun).
  • Sunset drinks will be replaced by a free glass of bubbles, beer or juice from Emeralds Restaurant so you can find your own piece of secluded paradise to watch the sunset. ‘Happy Hour’ prices will also be available.
Optional Activities

Some island activities such as scuba and helmet diving may not be operating or with limited capacity.

Dining and Resort Facilities:

Emeralds Restaurant & Bar will be open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Takeaway lunch and dinner options will also be available through the restaurant. Some island facilities may not be operational such as the Canopy Grill, Lite Bites Icecreams, Reflections Bar and Treasures Gift Shop.

Green Island Jetty Maintenance

We wish to advise that Ports North, on behalf of the Queensland Government are currently undertaking maintenance work on the Green Island jetty. The major work is now completed. There will however be some contract workers on the island while the remaining work is undertaken, expected to be completed by August 2020.

Special Offers, Bookings and Enquiries

The whole team at Green Island Resort look forward to welcoming you to our piece of island paradise to relax and enjoy the natural beauty of the reef, the rainforest and our pristine beaches. Please contact us directly to learn about our current special offers and availability.

For all enquiries please fill out the form below or give us a call.


Green Island
Cairns, QLD 4871


Available at: Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm

+61 7 4031 3300