Welcome Bay - Fitzroy Island Resort

Welcome Bay

Fitzroy Island is surrounded by a reef system that forms part of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park with coral beaches which lead into safe, sheltered waters, ideal for swimming and water sports. The Island is a listed National Park and includes a contemporary restaurant, large pool with swim up bar, Dive and Adventure Centre, Foxy's Bar, meeting facilities, games room, indoor movie theatre and resort mini supermarket, a perfect destination for families. Fitzroy Island is a tropical paradise and the perfect base for snorkelling, diving and exploring the reef and rainforest.

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  • Bar on Premises
  • Barbecue
  • Business Service Available
  • Cafe
  • Conference Facilities
  • Day Tours/Tour Desk
  • Games Room
  • Kiosk
  • Lift
  • Guest Laundry
  • Non Smoking Property
  • Pool
  • Restaurant - On Premises
  • Resort

Reception Hours:

24 hours

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Distance To Nearest Airport:

Cairns Airport - 29km.

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Restaurant Info:

Resort Restaurant open for breakfast and dinner serving modern Australian cuisine.
Foxy's Bar has a beachside beer garden setting and is open for lunch and dinner.

Bar Info:

Foxys Bar and swim up Pool Bar.

Credit Cards Accepted:

Visa, Mastercard, American Express and JCB.
Note that a credit card may be requested upon check-in as a form of security deposit.

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Transfer Info:

Fast Cat Fitzroy Flyer ferry transfers are available through Fitzroy Island Resort. Charges apply.


Valid for 26JUN20-31MAR21:
Ferry Timetable:
Departing Cairns Marlin Wharf: 8:00am, 11:00am*, 1:30pm.
Departing Fitzroy Island Jetty: 9:30am, 12:15pm*, 5:00pm.
* Not operational during February - March.

Important Notes:
- Please advise at time of booking departure time.
- Transfers must be booked in conjunction with Fitzroy Island Resort accommodation.
- Ferry departs from Cairns Marlin Wharf Berth 20 from the Reef Fleet Terminal. Turn left at the end (do not check in at Reef Fleet Terminal).
- Fitzroy Island Resort Booking Centre located at Shop 2/1 Spence Street, Cairns is closed until further notice.
Vessel capacity has been reduced due to distancing measures in place.
Guests are required to check-in at A Finger Wharf Berth 20, check-in closes 30 minutes prior to departure. No bag drop available.
Boarding closes 15 minutes prior to departure.
- Journey time: 45 minutes.
- Ferry times are weather dependent, subject to change without notice.

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