Dunk Island ResortFun in the Sea and Sand
Dunk Island Resort is a peaceful island that has many places to see and do. It is a tropical rainforest island that caters to family entertainment. It has several beaches, seaside living and adventure all around. The aboriginal peoples once lived on Dunk Island and called it the island of plenty and peace. It is a tropical paradise you wont ever forget. If you like picnics on the beach or fine indoor or al fresco dining, this is the place for you. There is Great Barrier Reef snorkeling and diving nearby and you have the opportunity to play 9 hole golf on the island. Fishing is another activity you wont soon forget. It is a great place for family vacations, weddings, honeymoons and even business meetings.
Dunk Island is located off the northeastern coast of Australia near the edge of the Great Barrier Reef. You get there by boat off of Mission Beach about 140 kilometers from Cairns.
There are a number of great places to eat at the resort, including the Dunk Island Beachcomber Restaurant. This is a great place for breakfast buffets and dinners. Reservations are recommended for dinner. You can order drinks from the restaurant to be delivered to your room. There are some great buffets from this restaurant.
The Dunk Island Resort offers you the Plantation Bar and Deck. It is open from 7 pm to late at night. It is a place for cocktails by the pool; light meals are served along with your drinks. Freshly baked cake is available as long as the lounge is open.
The Dunk Island Terrace Restaurant and Cascade Pool Bar provides you with all day drinks and wood-fired pizzas, pasta and salads. Gelato is served alongside coffee for the perfect treat. It overlooks the cascade pool and the tropical rainforest. You can take away pizza to the rest of the pool area. Its a great place for watching sports on television and sipping cocktails or having a cold beer. The restaurant features a rotating menu and is open for lunch and dinner.
The Dunk Island Jetty Caf is a place to watch all the water sports. It is open from 8 am to 4 pm for extended lunches. Fish and chips are its specialty as well as calamari salad. You can have just about any kind of ice cream at this caf.
Have your wedding and ask up to 320 guests to your nuptials. This is a place everyone can stay at while they enjoy your wedding or they can be transported to the island. The wedding can be perfectly arranged by the staff at the Resort and they can make it as perfect a possible. Have a great, laid back and tropical wedding on the beach and enjoy a reception in one of the grand ballrooms or modified conference rooms. This is a great place for a honeymoon as well.
Dunk Island Resort is what you make of it. It can be huge wedding, a romantic affair, a family vacation or a couple enjoying the Great Barrier Reef.