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Optional Extras

Receive further discounts on your travels by adding any of these optional extras when booking your ferry. Please enquire about our group rates and function options. 

BBB Adventure package! + $40 

  • Save yourself by bundling up your lunch, a beverage, boat transfers & full day snorkel hire. Includes one Burger of your choice from Great Keppel Island Hideaway and one schooner of beer or glass of house wine or soft drink bought in conjunction with return ferry trip with Keppel Konnections. Add this product as an optional extra once you've selected your return dates.


Lunch & Refreshment at Great Keppel Island Hideaway + $20

  • Add on your lunch onto your return transfer and choose anything off the lunch menu at Great Keppel Island Hideaway, along with your choice of beer, wine or soft drink. 

Southern Great Barrier Reef Guided Snorkel Tour + $50 (min 2 PAX)

  • Join GKI Water sports & activities on a 1 hr snorkel trip of the beautiful Southern Great Barrier Reef. Destination and departure time are both weather dependent.

Great Keppel Island Guided Kayak Tour + $50 (min 2 PAX)

  • Join GKI water sports & activities for a guided kayak tour, destination depends on weather/tides and tour is subject to wind. Explore Keppel bay from within a single or double kayak, a great team building exercise!

Devonshire Tea + $10

  • Enjoy a cup of tea or coffee with a slice of cake at Great Keppel Island Hideaway upon arrival.


GKI Keppel Water Sports & Activities


Water Sport activities on GKI! Visit the rustic hut on the spit for awesome prices on water sports, kayaking, sunset cruises, snorkelling and much more.

There is also an abundance of nature to be explored. Come prepared with walking shoes for the wonderful bushwalks as you discover undisturbed wildlife and foliage. For the adventure seekers amongst us, aim big and head for the lighthouse - the furthest point from the resort at 15.4km return and a challenging walk, it's not for the faint hearted. 

Wherever you're headed, there's lookout points enroute as well the historical shearing shed and heretige listed homestead to explore. The animal life is prolific on the island with brush tailed possums, blue-tongue lizards, goannas and a huge variety of birdlife with white-breasted sea eagles, brahminy kites, ospreys, beach curlews, honeyeaters, rainbow bee-eaters, pheasants, kookaburras and rainbow lorikeets just to name a few. Alternatively simply relax sipping cocktails overlooking the tranquil waters of the Great Barrier Reef.

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If you're looking to holiday on the captivating Great Keppel Island, there are numerous accommodation houses available.

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Explore the underwater world of Keppel Bay with the coasts only PADI certified dive resort. With an abundance of untouched and outstanding dive and snorkel sites, Keppel Bay is a hidden gem, home to world class dive sites. Keppel Dive is the only PADI dive resort on the Capricorn Coast, ready to showcase to magnificent Southern Great Barrier Reef. With courses ranging from Discover SCUBA diving to give you a taste, right through to PADI open water courses and advanced open water dive courses. Feeling a little bit dusty? Hop onto a refresher dive course to jog your memory in a safe and controlled environment. For bookings, and more info please visit their website here

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Great Keppel Island Hideaway

Great Keppel Island Hideaway accommodation offers an affordable Southern Great Barrier Reef holiday for everyone – singles, couples, families and groups.

The Hideaway offers the only restaurant and bar facility on Great Keppel Island, boasting beautiful sea views over the magnificent Putney beach, as well as a popular grassed picnic area. Catering to both day visitors and those who wish to experience island holiday accommodation, ranging from bunkhouses to fully self contained cabins and their A-frame house.

With free Wi-Fi and a range of activities free to in-house guests, including mini golf and cricket, there’s plenty to do for all age groups. Our knowledgeable reception staff are there to cater to your needs and requirements throughout your stay, offering recommendations for walks and snorkel spots.

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Great Keppel Island Holiday Village


Are you looking for a holiday getaway where you can rest, swim, snorkel, bushwalk and enjoy the peacefulness of a remote, natural island? After being on Great Keppel Island for over 20 years, Geoff's desire is to offer you a holiday with a difference in a down-to-earth and friendly environment. Great Keppel Island Holiday Village is nestled in palm and gum trees less than a minute’s walk to two beautiful white sand beaches. Accommodation is simple and basic; yet comfortable and cosy, giving you a feeling of being away from the fast pace and worries of the world.

Svendsen's Beach Eco Retreat


Svendsen's are a small, secluded, friendly, eco-sensitive accommodation retreat on the quiet side of Great Keppel Island – a tropical island on the inner Great Barrier Reef in Queensland. They accommodate adults 14 years and older in our luxury eco camping retreat right next to the beach. 

Keppel Lodge


Keppel Lodge is well appointed beachfront accommodation on tropical Great Keppel Island. Just metres from one of the best beaches on the island, Keppel Lodge is the perfect holiday retreat for your family or group of friends. Relax and enjoy the white sand beaches at your doorstep, swim in the crystal clear water and explore all the island has to offer. Centrally located, island facilities are just minutes walk from the lodge. Keppel Lodge is the perfect place to stay while visiting Great Keppel Island.

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