Island

Australia's Most Beautiful Islands

Quokka, Rottnest Island, Western Australia © James Vodicka

Quokka, Rottnest Island, Western Australia © James Vodicka

Remarkable Rocks, Flinders Chase National Park, Kangaroo Island, South Australia © Julie Fletcher

Remarkable Rocks, Flinders Chase National Park, Kangaroo Island, South Australia © Julie Fletcher

SS Maheno, Fraser Island, Queensland © Tourism Queensland

SS Maheno, Fraser Island, Queensland © Tourism Queensland

Fraser Island is the world’s largest sand island. 

InterContinental Hayman Island Resort, Hayman Island, Queensland © InterContinental Hayman Island Resort

InterContinental Hayman Island Resort, Hayman Island, Queensland © InterContinental Hayman Island Resort

Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland © Tourism Australia

Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland © Tourism Australia

For a jaw-dropping view of the swirling blues surrounding the island, those with excess energy can hike the four kilometres (2.5 miles) to Cook’s Look.

You can even hand-feed wild dolphins here. 

Kangaroo, North Stradbroke Island, Queensland © Tourism Australia

    Kangaroo, North Stradbroke Island, Queensland © Tourism Australia      

Seal Rock, Phillip Island, Victoria © Visit Victoria, Robert Blackburn

Seal Rock, Phillip Island, Victoria © Visit Victoria, Robert Blackburn

Cockatoo Island, Sydney, New South Wales © Destination NSW / Ethan Rohloff

Cockatoo Island, Sydney, New South Wales © Destination NSW / Ethan Rohloff