Lizard Island Tours and Activities

Recreation and Activities

Complimentary activities

  • Freshwater swimming pool
  • Catamarans & paddle skis
  • Glass bottom boat trips
  • Motorised dinghies
  • Gymnasium
  • Snorkelling equipment and lessons
  • Picnic hampers for beachside lunches
  • Tennis - day & night (equipment supplied)
  • Self-guided island walks and nature trails
  • Nature slide presentations

Optional Activities (charges apply)

  • Scuba Diving Trips
  • Dive Tuition
  • Day Spa massage & treatments
  • Fishing Equipment Hire
  • Snorkelling Trips
  • Reef Exploration Trips
  • Sunset Wine & Cheese Cruise
  • Signature Beach Dining Experience
  • Research Station Tours
  • Private Game Fishing Trips - Full or half day. Black Marlin season is from September to December

Please Note: Some activities are subject to weather conditions


Set right on the Great Barrier Reef and boasting its own beautiful fringing reefs, Lizard Island has the advantage of being able to offer divers both half and full day reef experiences. Lizard's purpose-built dive boat, the MV Serranidae, operates full day excursions to stunning Inner and Outer Reef dive sites, including the world famous Cod Hole, renowned for its huge, but friendly, Potato Cod.

Diving activities on Lizard Island:

  • Full day diving & snorkelling trips to the Inner and Outer Great Barrier Reef, including the
  • Local diving on sites around Lizard Island
  • Cod Hole
  • Half day reef trips
  • Night diving
  • Discover Scuba - an Introduction to Scuba
  • PADI Open Water Referral Course - this course must be pre-booked
Spa Tennis Reef Fishing Charter Beach