New flights of fancy at Lizard Island
11.20.2013

New flights of fancy at Lizard Island

(November 20th, 2013) Guests staying at Lizard Island on the northern end of the Great Barrier Reef can now choose from a raft of helicopter tours to really take advantage of the island’s remote, reef location.
Take off to Heron Island with new seaplane flights
11.20.2013

Take off to Heron Island with new seaplane flights

(November 20th, 2013) A new seaplane transfer service has been introduced at Heron Island, at the southern end of the Great Barrier Reef, providing guests with a bird’s eye view of sharks, turtles and whales in the turquoise reef before landing on the waters adjacent to Heron Island – all in just 25 minutes.
Help us name our new yellow semi-submarine
11.20.2013

Help us name our new yellow semi-submarine

Heron Island is calling on its Gladstone friends and neighbours to come up with a name for its new yellow semi-submarine for the chance to win a trip on its maiden voyage.
Watch turtles nest on Heron Island
10.30.2013

Watch turtles nest on Heron Island

(October 23rd, 2013) The annual turtle nesting season is set to begin on Queensland’s Heron and Wilson Islands, with an abundance of green and loggerhead turtles coming ashore to nest on these two Great Barrier Reef coral cays.
Minke whales spotted off Lizard Island
06.19.2013

Minke whales spotted off Lizard Island

(June 2013) Minke whales have been spotted along the reefs at Lizard Island on their annual migration north.
El Questro Homestead named Best Outback Experience at the 2013 Australian Gourmet Traveller Travel Awards
05.29.2013

El Questro Homestead named Best Outback Experience at the 2013 Australian Gourmet Traveller Travel Awards

(May 29, 2013)  El Questro Homestead has been voted the Best Outback Experience at the 2013 Australian Gourmet Traveller Travel Awards.
EL Questro Wilderness Park Re-Opens For the 2013 Season
02.20.2013

EL Questro Wilderness Park Re-Opens For the 2013 Season

(20th February, 2013)   One of Australia’s most spectacular destinations, El Questro Wilderness Park, will re-open its gates again from 29 March 2013 to welcome visitors to the magnificent Kimberley region in far north Western Australia.  
Catlin Seaview Survey Partners with Heron Island for Great Barrier Reef Expedition
09.26.2012

Catlin Seaview Survey Partners with Heron Island for Great Barrier Reef Expedition

Australia (September 26, 2012) – Heron Island, located on the southern tip of the Great Barrier Reef, reinforced its position as one of the most spectacular underwater environments today when it was linked to the launch of the Catlin Seaview Survey at the high profile Blue Ocean Film Festival in Monterey, California.
Lizard Island Resort Stockpiles Awards in First Half of 2012
08.28.2012

Lizard Island Resort Stockpiles Awards in First Half of 2012

BUFFALO, N.Y. (Aug. 28, 2012) – Located off the northern coast of Australia, out on the edges of the Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island Resort is a spectacular island setting not known to many.  However, with all of the honors garnered so far in 2012, more and more travelers are learning about this ultimate getaway location owned and operated by Delaware North Companies.