From relaxing by the pool, to zooming around the island on a buggy – there’s so much to see and do when you’re on holidays on Hamilton. Today, we’re sharing our top 3 things to do when you’re here with the family.


Centrally located on Hamilton Island, WILD LIFE lets you get up close and personal to all sorts of critters. Featuring a plethora of Australian marsupials and reptiles, there’s so many different animals to visit while you’re here. Once you’re done, come and enjoy a delicious breakfast or lunch at the koala café. You can even take a photograph with one of our residents!

Buggy Rally
If you’re up for some high-energy family adventure time, why not try your hand at the Buggy Rally? A fantastic way for you and the family to explore the islands’ shops, restaurants, pools and stunning vistas. The rules are simple. In teams of four, you drive around answering a series of questions about Hamilton Island, with each answer leading you to a new, iconic location. It’s like a treasure hunt, with rewards around every corner.
The best bit? The Buggy Rally gets you and the family out to all the beautiful areas of Hamilton Island you may never have visited.

If you haven’t tried Stand Up Paddleboarding before, then Hamilton Island is the perfect training ground. If you have, then you’re in for a treat. The waters around the Island are teeming with marine life – including turtles, manta rays and tropical fish. Making this pristine marine setting the ultimate playground for some super SUP fun!