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ABOUT THE ISLAND
A unique slice of paradise, in the heart of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef
Enjoying a picturesque location in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, Hamilton Island is renowned for its world-class accommodation, quality food and wine, and huge range of activities. The island also has an interesting history, and is now owned by famous Australian sailing and winemaking family, the Oatleys. With its own airport and marina, Hamilton Island is also easily accessible, and enjoys warm weather all year round.
During your stay at a Hamilton Island Holiday Home, you’ll find everything you need for your convenience and peace of mind, including a General Store, hair salon, day spa, bank, post office, medical centre and much more.
With its own airport and marina, Hamilton Island is easy to get to - whether by plane, helicopter, boat, ferry or private yacht. Once on island, most properties come with a complimentary golf buggy, or make use of the free Island Shuttle service.
Any time of year is a perfect time to visit Hamilton Island. With its tropical climate, temperatures remain mild throughout the year - from summer to winter.
REEF Magazine is the island’s very own publication, designed to showcase all that the island and region has to offer - from special events and activities on the island, to food, wine, sailing, golf and profiles of celebrity visitors.
Hamilton Island has enjoyed a long and varied history. Home to the nomadic Ngaro people for around 8,000 years, it wasn’t until the mid-1800s when the first European settlers came from the south and settled in the region.