|DUNK ISLAND - QUEENSLAND - 4816|
Height above sea level: 10m
Location: 1,600km north of Brisbane
Highway: Off Bruce Hwy at Mission Beach.
Nearest Major Town: Townsville
Nearest Airport: Dunk Island
Touring Area: Townsville & District
View of Dunk Island - Courtesy of Tourism Queensland
Tropical barrier Reef Island 5km south east of Mission Beach between Townsville and Cairns and one of
the most popular island destinations of the Great Barrier Reef. A national park comprises most of the
island which is 6km long and 2 wide with a resort area set in 12 hectares of lush tropical gardens.|
The resort offers views of Brammo Bay and offers activities including bush walking, sailing, swimming, snorkelling, horse-riding, golf and archery.
Access to the island is by plane from Cairns, by launch from Clump Point or by water taxi from Wongaling Beach or South Mission Beach.
Resort accommodation for 350, camping for 30.
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