Elliot Island Resort:
Lady Elliot Island Resort is located on a true coral cay surrounded by the reef, a diver's
paradise with its own airstrip and offering a low-key atmosphere. In season it plays host
to a wide variety of wildlife including nesting turtles (Oct to Apr), whale watching (Jul
to Oct) and is a rookery for migrating seabirds.
James Cook first set fot here on his discovery voyage, in May 1770. The Town of 1770 is
nestled on the western side of a peninsula over looking one of the most magnificent views
of Bustard Bay and Round Hill Creek.