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UPDATE ON DUNK ISLAND - Following Cyclone Yasi, Dunk Island has been closed until further notice. Please check back regularly for updates on pricing and deals for when Dunk reopens, with a hot new look!
Dunk island is located just off the Tropical North Queensland coast midway between Townsville and Cairns and is famous for its World Heritage Listed rainforest leading right to the beach.
At Dunk Island Resort you can enjoy the best of both worlds with tropical wilderness and a superb range of resort facilities. With unique tracts of virgin rainforests, sweeping arcs of golden sands and lush tropical gardens, everything about Dunk Island says beauty, casual elegance and pure enjoyment.
Our consultants regularly visit Dunk Island to improve their product knowledge - view some of their recent photos here.
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The resort has 146 rooms and is suitable for families, couples and singles. Guests can choose from 4 standards of accommodation and all rooms have views of either tropical gardens or the beach and ocean and are well appointed, each with a private bathroom and balcony or patio.
The Beachcomber Restaurant provides a full buffet breakfast and 3 course table d'hote or themed buffet dinner specialising in fresh tropical cuisine. For outdoor evening dining enjoy a variety of outdoor casual dining options poolside and overlooking the glorious sunsets and starry nights above Brammo Bay.
Gourmet BBQ's offer traditional Aussie fare whilst So Wok Kitchen offers the true Asian kitchen style of fun dining. EJ's On The Deck offers casual brasserie style meals and snacks for lunch by the main pool overlooking the bay. BB's On The Beach is open for lunch and afternoon snacks at the watersports beach. BB's offers a casual Australian beach cafe atmosphere. The Plantation Bar provides evening entertainment, and the Cascade Pool Bar is open every afternoon while you relax in this tranquil tropical setting.
Dunk Island Resort offers so many activities you will never get bored. Full day reef trips, Island Discovery day sailing, guided jet ski island tours and game fishing are available for the adventurous. Archery, horse riding, tennis and Spa of Peace and Plenty treatments are also on offer. For a more romantic evening you can go sailing at sunset and watch the sun melt into the horizon.
THREE Reasons to book your next holiday here...
1. SERVICE... Australia's #1 agency
for our resorts means we know them best
2. PRICE... Exclusive specials & upgrades
that no-one else can offer
3. PEACE OF MIND... 24/7 trip support
just a FREECall away if needed!
Reservations & Enquiries...
(Australia) 1800 456 236
(International) +617 3100 7999
a Travel Enquiry Form
for a same day response.
• Room service • Kid's Club • Resort shops • Boutique • Medical facilities • Disabled access & assistance • Freshwater pools • Guest laundry • Golf Course • Spa of Peace & Plenty • Massage • Archery • Catamarans • Game fishing • Gymnasium • Hairdresser • Horse riding • Internet kiosk
• Kiosk • For recharging batteries, local power supply is 240v 60hz • Adapters may not be available at the resort.
• Telstra • Optus • International visitors check with your own phone supplier for access in Australia.
Events & Conferences
- capacity 105
Dunk Island is one of the most beautiful tropical rainforest islands in the world. Delegates will experience exceptional meeting facilities as well as being able to enjoy some unique activities. The Dunk Island Resort conference room is a custom built centre that has the capacity to accommodate groups of up to 105 delegates (105 theatre style, 60 classroom style, 48 double u-shape, 30 single u-shape or 80 banquet).
Conference services and facilities
include • resident conference coordinator • lectern • whiteboard • flip chart • slide projector • overhead projector • video projector • public address system • screen • photocopying • facsimile • secretarial services • additional equipment may be hired. For assistance please contact our Groups Specialist
Regular flights are available from all major Australian capital cities to Cairns. The scenic twice daily flight (3 times daily in peak season) from Cairns to Dunk Island takes 40 minutes. Water transfers can be arranged from the mainland township of Mission Beach. Heli transfers can be arranged to the resort or private aircraft charter from Cairns to Dunk Island.
The Spa of Peace & Plenty was recently expanded into two wings with the creation of a new wet pavilion. The wings link together via a floating boardwalk with stunning gardens, cascading streams and a large reflection pond. It features two vichy rooms, a steam room and a double-sized signature treatment room as well as an oversized outdoor tub overlooking lush tropical gardens. Rejuvenate your body, mind and spirit by indulging in a range of spa treatments from facials to body wraps and massage. Choose from a range of treatments which embrace the use of flower, marine and plant essences and the techniques of the ancient arts of healing.
Dunk Island Resort offers their new and challenging 18-hole resort course - the largest island golf course in Australia. The course layout and design was created by Scott Dowdle, who operates and maintains Queensland's leading international championship course, Laguna Quays. Due to limited luggage space on aircraft, the resort carries a good range of golf clubs for hire.
Families are welcome. The Kids Club caters for children aged 3 to 12 years all year round. During Australian school holidays, a Keen Teens program operates for children up to 16 years with a range of activities during morning and evening sessions.
Dunk Island Resort honeymoon packages are available on request.
• 2003 - Travel + Leisure (US) World's Best Awards "Top 10 Islands - Great Barrier Reef Islands"
• 2003 - Travel Channel (US) World's Best Lists " Experience Nature Top 10 List - Great Barrier Reef"
• 2002 - Travel Channel (US) World's Best Lists "Top Ten Australia Resorts Award"
Dunk Island Reviews
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"...The Dunk Island holiday was absolutely fabulous. My husband even bought me a bunch of flowers when we got home to thank me for such a beautiful holiday..."
Karen R., Melbourne, Australia
"...we really loved Dunk Island and of course did not want to leave. The rooms were great, right on the beach. There were so many activities, too many to be able to do in a week. We did get out to the Great Barrier Reef, do the circuit of the island twice through the rain forest, try out the various beaches and generally over indulge on the food..."
Helen S., Boston, USA.
Dunk Island Resort Climate