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Wilson Island Accommodation

Wilson Island Accommodation

Wilson Island is a coral cay, an island comprised only of sand and coral fragments, nestled atop the Great Barrier Reef, 72 kilometres offshore from Gladstone. This destination is the epitome of a private island paradise untouched by modern civilisation, its natural virtue intact and blossoming.

A pure island experience, Wilson Island does not offer traditional accommodation, this destination offers glamping at its best. Featuring 6 luxury safari-style permanent tents, the island can only accommodate up to 12 lucky guests at a time ensuring privacy and an intimate experience as well as ensuring the island’s pristine conditions are maintained for both the integrity of the land but also its endemic inhabitants. Whom exists in abundance.

Technology, gadgets, and everyday stresses will melt away on Wilson Island, as guests are well and truly distracted by the overwhelming beauty of their surroundings. The majestic and many-legged pandanus trees overlook the white sand beaches lapped by azure waters barely hiding the vibrant reefs bursting with colourful corals and tropical fish. Every direction on Wilson Island holds an aesthetic delight!

After a day of snorkelling, scuba diving, bush walking, and lazing on secluded white sand beaches admiring native wildlife, when the sun begins to settle behind the skyline of calm tropical waters the private chef and bartender come out to play. That’s right folks, your own personal cuisine and drinks experts are there to tend to your every culinary desire including fresh seafood, local fruits, and a selection of fine wines in the communal dining room, The Longhouse.

Wilson Island is a beautiful and tranquil tropical escape that removes you from your everyday stresses and allows you to truly appreciate the Great Barrier Reef as Mother Nature intended. Often referred to as being shipwrecked in style, Wilson promises a unique getaway perfect for those who love reef exploration at its best. Speak to the holiday experts at Discover Queensland on 1300 788 553 today to book your Wilson Island accommodation.

Wilson Island Events

Summer Solstice Event, Capricorn Caves

1 Dec 18 - 31 Jan 19

Organise your special trip to the Summer Solstice Event with the very best accommodation on the market, speak to the experts at Discover Queensland on 1300 788 553.


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Wilson Island Weather

Wilson Island weather boasts the best of Queensland with a sub-tropical climate that lends itself to ideal year round holidaying conditions.

Summers are balmy and temperate with higher chances of rainfall while winters are mild and still pleasant for beachside holidays.

No matter when you plan your Wilson Island escape you will enjoy beautiful weather consisting of sunshine, fresh sea breezes, and warm ocean waters.

Current Weather

Temperature: 23.3°C
Dew Point: 10.0°C
Relative Humidity: 43%
Wind Speed: 11.1km/h
Wind Gusts: 20.4km/h
Wind Direction: ENE
Pressure: 1018.8hPa
Rain Since 9AM: 0.0mm