Below are suitable accommodation options on the Island. Delegates will be able to book accommodation rooms when registration opens in February 2023.

Accommodation at the Island is limited and priority will be given to primary presenters of accepted abstracts. Overflow accommodation will be available in Cairns and delegates are able to commute daily to Fitzroy Island.

Resort Studio

(Resort Studio | Fitzroy Island)

Great value room for couples or friends, with Queen or Twin Beds

Resort Studio Rooms are 32 sqm and are suitable for Twin or Queen size bedding and have limited views of the rainforest.

Air-conditioned rooms with ceiling fan, plasma TV, en-suite marble tiled bathroom with shower, tea and coffee facilities, small desk and mini bar fridge.

Use of shared guest laundry and lifts to all floors.

Sleeps a maximum of 2 guests.

Room Facilities

  • LCD TV
  • Tea & Coffee
  • Shower
  • AC room

Suite 2 Bedroom

(Two Bedroom Suite | Fitzroy Island)

Consists of an Island Suite and a Resort Studio Room adjoining with a shared entrance, kitchenette, and balcony.

Our Two Bedroom Suites consists of an adjoining Island Suite and a Resort Studio Room with a shared common entrance. The Island Suite also has a kitchenette, dining area and balcony.

The Two-bedroom Suites feature a microwave, toaster and full-size fridge plus tea and coffee facilities in the kitchenette. Air-conditioned with ceiling fans in both rooms, 2 plasma TV’s, shared lounge and dining area, en suite black marble tiled bathroom with shower.

Please note these rooms are not interconnected but adjoining with a common breezeway.

Use of shared guest laundry with lifts to all floors.

Sleeps 4 to 6 guests.

Room facilities

  • LDC TV
  • Kitchen
  • Tea & Coffee

Butterfly Bungalow

(Butterfly Bungalows Fitzroy Island | Self Contained Budget Accommodation)

Set amongst the rainforest and moments from the beach, our Butterfly Bungalows are the perfect secluded island hideaway option for couples, families or groups of friends.

These 3 star bungalows offer guests a self-contained option away from the resort.

Features include a small internal food preparation area with a mini bar fridge, microwave, kettle and toaster, plus a covered outdoor deck area with tables and chairs, large Esky and Webber BBQ. Plates, cutlery and basic cooking items are available plus BBQ utensils.

Bungalows are serviced weekly or on check out. Guests can use the resort guest laundry (for a small fee) and a clothesline is provided.


  • Air conditioned
  • Alarm Clock
  • Fridge – Bar Fridge
  • Microwave, kettle, toaster
  • Barbeque
  • Bunk beds
  • Queen bed
  • Pull out sofa suitable for a young child
  • Ceiling fans
  • Linen and towels provided
  • Amenities and hairdryer provided
  • Non-smoking
  • Shower – separate
  • Television
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • Outdoor Setting
  • Verandah

Welcome Bay Suite

(Welcome Bay Suite | Fitzroy Island)

Located on the top floor and boasting ocean views plus a large balcony these Suites are luxurious, spacious and have a separate bedroom.

The Welcome Bay Suites are fully self-contained, with a generous balcony with ocean views. The apartment has a full kitchen, crockery and cooking utensils, large fridge freezer, hotplates and oven, microwave, guest laundry, iron and ironing board, toaster, tea and coffee facilities.

Air-conditioned with ceiling fans, in both rooms, Queen size bed, plasma TV, lounge and dining area, en-suite black marble tiled bathroom with shower.

Sleeps up to 4 (extra guests sleep on a sofa bed or can accommodate one roll away).

Room Facilities

  • LCD TV
  • Tea & Coffee
  • Shower
  • AC room
  • Shower