Long Island is located in the Whitsunday Islands, right next door to the Great Barrier Reef.
There are over twenty kilometres of walking tracks in the surrounding tropical forests of Long Island, in the Whitsundays. Many of the tracks lead to secluded and picturesque beaches and lookouts. You can also get out and about with a range of tours and cruises available for you to visit other islands and nearby coral reefs.
Long Island Accommodation
As an unspoilt pristine paradise, Long Island is home to only one accommodation option, the famous Breakfree Long Island Resort. Offering comfortable, resort-style accommodation with a relaxing tropical vibe, Breakfree Long Island Resort`s accommodation offers a range of indulgent, romantic, family friendly and eco island experiences. Featuring an outstanding range of onsite amenities and facilities, the resort also features a fantastic activities program designed to embrace the stunning tropical environment.
Long Island Activities
Breakfree Long Island Resort offers parasailing, jet skiing, sailing and is a great place for snorkelling and a visit to the Great Barrier Reef.
Other activities available to visitors of Breakfree Long Island Resort include; fishing, island cruises, mini golf, tube rides, catamaran lessons and rainforest nature walks, just to name a few.
Long Island Weather & Climate
Whitsunday weather is gorgeous with tropical weather all year round, temperatures rarely fall below 20°C. For a live Whitsunday Island weather forecast visit our Long Island Weather page.
Long Island Facts
Long Island gets its name from its characteristic 9km stretch of land. As the mainland's closest island, Long Island is just 400m at its widest point. The island is home to 13 square kilometres of National Parks, wildlife and walking tracks. Located on the Great Barrier Reef in the Whitsundays, Long Island is surrounded by a number of bays and coral reefs and is a renowned snorkelling, diving and relaxing beach holiday destination.