Great Keppel Island can be accessed by a short 30 minute boat trip from Rosslyn Harbour. Protected by a fringing reef, the island provides calm water and safe swimming all year round. Take your pick of 17 secluded white sandy beaches. Snorkeling, kayaking and coral viewing are amongst a few of the many activities to be experienced. GKI boasts 240 hectares in size, 28 km of beaches and bays, more than 100 species of bird life and is a popular hiking destination with a range of treks and trails. Dolphins and the occasional whale (in season) can sometimes be spotted and other wildlife include possums, lizards and goannas. Awarded #6 in Top 10 destinations, Great Keppel Island is a must see experience.