Great Keppel Island Monkey Beach Guided Kayak Tour
Explore the beauty of the Southern Great Barrier Reef with GKI Adventures guided kayak tour to the stunning Monkey Beach. Jump aboard Keppel Konnections for a 30 minute ferry journey to the magnificent Great Keppel Island. Experience GKI Adventures local history as you kayak through the bays to reach the coral reef. Upon arrival, grab your included snorkel and fins and explore the azure blue waters of the Keppel bay - spot the Nemo fish and turtles for family bragging rights! Morning tea will refresh your energy after your snorkel for a short walk over to the Aboriginal midden site - listen to stories and anecdotes around the native Woppaburra tribe before your paddle back to Fisherman's beach.Ferry transfers depart from Keppel Bay Marina, located just outside Yeppoon on the Capricorn Coast. Ferry departs every day at 9am on our summer timetable (1st September-31st March) or 9:30am on our winter timetable (1st April - 31st August) and a mere 30 minute ferry journey will transport you to the picture perfect paradise that is Great Keppel Island. Upon arrival, head up to the Hideaway reception area where GKI Adventures is based and check in for your tour. Tour times vary throughout the day depending on tide times and availability.If you're looking to eat on the island, Great Keppel Island Hideaway's bar & bistro serves lunch from 12pm-2pm every day - we always recommend the full works "Hideaway Beef Burger". The rest of your afternoon is your free time to relax, explore or play, with ample knowledgeable local characters to point you in the direction of a quirky bay, lookout point or a decent deckchair. Keppel Konnections Ferry departs Great Keppel Island at 4pm every day, with late services being offered Friday, Saturday, Sunday.
Great Keppel Island Leekes Creek Guided Kayak Tour
Explore the beauty of the Southern Great Barrier Reef with GKI Adventures guided kayak tour up the peaceful & tranquil Leekes Creek. Jump aboard Keppel Konnections for a 30 minute ferry journey to the magnificent Great Keppel Island. Experience GKI Adventures local history as you kayak up a salt water creek with rich white European settlers history. Listen to stories and anecdotes around the naming of the creek and once you reach land, explore the Shearing Shed & the Heritage listed Homestead with a historical walk.ItineraryExplore Great Keppel Island by kayak with Great Keppel Island Water Sports & Activities. Kayak up the tranquil Leekes creek listening to some of the European white settler history being told on the way. Tours are weather dependent, destination may need to be adjusted according to wind. Stop At: • Keppel Konnections, Rosslyn, Yeppoon, Queensland Australia