A Queensland island adventure for the whole family at Kingfisher Bay Resort on K’gari

From vast coastal beauty to towering ancient rainforests and dense bushland, the diversity of Australia’s K’gari and the convenience of Kingfisher Bay Resort makes it the perfect island adventure for families.

Nestled amidst a World Heritage-listed ecosystem and the stunning landscapes of K’gari, Kingfisher Bay Resort beckons families seeking an extraordinary island escape. If you’re looking for an idyllic blend of relaxation and adventure, the ultimate kid’s club, multiple swimming pools, incredible natural surroundings, and action-packed activities, look no further! Here are the top five reasons why Kingfisher Bay Resort ticks all the boxes.

Villas at Kingfisher Bay Resort on K'gari

Villas at Kingfisher Bay Resort on K’gari


Kingfisher Bay Resort – award-winning resort in your backyard

For locals and visitors to the sunshine state, K’gari’s easy access and proximity make it a family favourite. Situated within a two-hour drive north of the Sunshine Coast, its remote location is far from the chaos of everyday life but close enough to save families from spending hours in transportation and thousands on flights. Not only is this unique natural wonder positioned right in Queensland’s backyard, but the award-winning Kingfisher Bay Resort offers everything required for an unforgettable adventure.


Unparalleled family-friendly accommodation on K’gari

Discover various accommodation options suitable for families of all sizes within secure resort grounds.
From interconnecting hotel rooms to cosy self-contained villas, Kingfisher Bay Resort provides the ideal setting for a rejuvenating stay in an island paradise. Enjoy the views of nature from your private deck and make the most of your day with easy access to the resort’s variety of dining options, bars, lagoon-style pools, and a ranger-guided activity schedule that’ll keep the whole family entertained.


Extraordinary island adventures

With over 1200 kilometres of sand tracks to explore, K’gari is an untamed backyard waiting to be discovered! Embark on your own off-road adventure across the sand tracks, or jump onboard an island-wide 4WD tour, where you’ll discover the stunning landscapes and unique wildlife on K’gari. With expert guides sharing knowledgeable commentary, the entire family can learn something new about the island’s ecology. Swim in Lake McKenzie’s famous turquoise waters, build sandcastles on white silica beaches, float down the crystal-clear Eli Creek, discover the ruins of the Maheno Shipwreck and wander through ancient rainforests growing in sand… the adventures are endless.


Educational fun for kids at Kingfisher Bay Resort’s Junior Eco Rangers

Kingfisher Bay Resort’s Junior Eco Rangers Program provides children with interactive and educational experiences on K’gari, fostering a love and appreciation for nature and wildlife. From bush tucker walks and wildlife spotting explorations to roasting marshmallows around a campfire – the kids will be having a blast as they explore the outdoors with the resort’s expert rangers.


Relaxing at Kingfisher Bay Resort on K'gari

Relaxing at Kingfisher Bay Resort on K’gari

Unwind on K’gari without worries

While the kids are off making new friends and having their adventures, take the time to relax in nature and spend some quality time worry-free with your significant other. Unwind with a relaxing spa treatment at the island’s Day Spa and enjoy a bayside cocktail at the Sunset Bar. It’s the perfect setting to say cheers to life in paradise while soaking in the golden rays as the sun dips below the horizon.




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By Angela Sutherland
After spending many years hustling stories on busy editorial desks around the world, Angela is now mum of two little ones and owner/editor at Kids on the Coast / Kids in the City. She is an atrocious cook and loves cutting shapes to 90s dance music. Angela is the editor of Kids on the Coast - a free family magazine whats on guide for Kids: things to do, school holiday fun and free activities for kids... Fun attractions, family food & travel, kids health & wellbeing, kids parties venues, parenting, pregnancy & babies, guide for parents. Servicing Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and beyond, Kids on the Coast is an online guide for parents with kids things to do with kids, schools and education and lifestyle news located on Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast & Brisbane, QLD.

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