Lizard Island Weddings

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Surrounded by 24 powdery white beaches and 1,000 hectares of National Park, Luxe Voyages Lizard Island is the ultimate wedding destination.

Consistently rated as one of the top ten resorts in the world, you and your guests will want for nothing in this isolated paradise on the Great Barrier Reef. Here, you can create the wedding of your dreams, limited only by your imagination.

As you arrive at a private beach by motorised dinghy, your guests welcome you ashore while sipping exotic delights. Billowing white marquis adorn the beach, ready for a wondrous wedding celebration. The sun sets as the sounds of laughter and chatter dance across a glassy ocean. In case there’s any doubt, you’re in heaven.


Your Celebrant

Once you have confirmed your wedding date with the Wedding Coordinator, they will then confirm a marriage celebrant who will conduct the ceremony. You are of course able to choose your own celebrant, should you wish to do so. The marriage celebrant will discuss with you the legal procedures, as well as the ceremony content.

Legal Requirements

To marry in Australia you must be 18 years of age or over.

Documents required consist of:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Valid 10 year passport
  • If divorced – Decree Absolute
  • If widowed – Death Certificate of former spouse and previous Marriage Certificate
  • If your name has changed by deed poll – legal proof
  • Notice of Intended Marriage – available from Australian Embassy in your country
    Originals of all documents including Notice of Intended Marriage are required at the resort before the ceremony.


A wedding bouquet for the bride and a button hole for the groom are included in your wedding package. Additional flowers can be arranged for your ceremony or reception.


Wedding Cake

A wedding cake for the bride and groom is included in the wedding package. At an additional cost, their chef can coordinate a larger cake to cater for your needs.

Cake options are available upon request.

Your Reception

Your Luxe Voyages Wedding Coordinator can tailor a reception to suit the size and style of your wedding.

Lizard Island offers a variety of reception options both indoor and outdoor

Your Luxe Voyages Wedding Coordinator will ensure that you and your guests leave Lizard Island with lifelong memories of your special day.

Exclusively Yours

How do you go about reserving the entire resort, just for your wedding?

Lizard Island is for exclusive use for you and your guests. Take advantage of the intimate setting and flawless service to provide your wedding guests with a truly breath-taking experience to reflect upon for years to come.

Once the accommodation and wedding package have been booked, your details will be forwarded to the Wedding Coordinator at Lizard Island. The Wedding Coordinator will contact you for the finer details and arrangements regarding the ceremony and your special day.

Lizard Island Accommodation


  • Photography packages
  • Videographer
  • Live musician
  • Bride’s hair and make-up
  • Signature spa treatment
  • Private beach picnic
  • Wedding cake (if required for more than two people)
  • Rose Petals
  • Intimate dinner for two
    All optional extras can be arranged by Lizard Island and prices are quoted at time of enquiry.

Your Location

Lizard Island is the perfect setting for a wedding celebration of just two, or up to 80 guests. No matter what the size is of your celebration, you will be offered personal service and attention to detail.

Where Do We Hold Our Ceremony?

Upon arrival at Lizard Island the resort wedding coordinator will show you the different sites for you to choose your ceremony location. For a unique ceremony experience, you can exchange your vows on a number of different beaches located around Lizard Island. Alternatively, if you prefer a garden wedding with an ocean view, then the resort is a perfect location for your special moment.

Getting There

Voyages Lizard Island is located 240 kms north of Cairns and 27 kms off the coast of North Queensland. To get to Lizard Island regular flights are available to Cairns from all Australian Capital cities with Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin Blue. From Cairns Airport you will then need to take a short 60 minute Hinterland flight transfer to Lizard Island. Alternatively; if you prefer a private charter this can also be arranged.