Great Keppel Island is located off the Discovery coast of Central Queensland, 15 kilometres across Keppel Bay from the town of Yeppoon; 55 kilometres from Rockhampton, the closest major city.
The Island has 17 marvellous white sandy beaches, all safe for swimming. The island has many excellent dive and snorkel locations that have excellent coral formations and loads of tropical reef fish. Ninety percent of the Island is bushland, with all businesses situated along Fisherman’s Beach.
The ferry companies also offer a variety of cruises, which include lunch, snorkelling, boom netting and glass bottom boats.
Great Keppel Island, it’s a tropical paradise waiting for you to explore. From snorkelling, diving and an array of water sports and bushwalking. Great Keppel Island has something for everyone.
If you are lucky enough to be in Queensland during the Winter months of July and November, take the opportunity to visit the official Whale Heritage Site of Hervey Bay for a once in a
Would you like to get off the highway and take the less travelled trail? Countless do-it-yourself experiences await you in Queensland, whether you own a 4WD or hire one on