Great Keppel Island Hideaway

Welcome to Paradise.

great keppel island hideaway
Welcome to Our Barefoot Paradise

Planning to Hideaway from the everyday? Explore our beautiful slice of the Southern Great Barrier Reef, the best address on earth, just 30 minutes from the mainland. Great Keppel Island Hideaway accommodation is a back to basics, barefoot experience, offering an affordable Southern Great Barrier Reef holiday for everyone – singles, couples, families and groups. Enjoy a digital detox with no Wi-Fi in your room and no TV’s.

 

Click here to watch our Welcome to The Hideaway video! 

Whether you’re here for a day or here for a stay, we look forward to welcoming you to Great Keppel Island soon. #idreamofkeppel

Accommodation

Great Keppel Island Hideaway offers a range of budget accommodation to suit singles, couples, families, friends and groups. Our friendly team can assist you with specific island accommodation requests for group bookings, special occasions, functions and events.

Bar and Bistro

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 We are open every day for breakfast, lunch and dinner, welcoming day trip guests as well as offering an all meals package for our in-house guests.

Island Experiences

Great Keppel Island offers a host of activities and entertainment sure to suit every guest. Discover some of our favourite things to do.

Great Keppel is your playground

Great Keppel Island Events

Great Keppel Island Hideaway offers a range of budget accommodation to suit singles, couples, families, friends and groups. We host a range of live music events throughout the year, from golden oldies through to the young and hip. Check out our events page for our up & coming live artists. requests for group bookings, special occasions, functions and events.

Weddings

Whether for an intimate wedding or company outing, Great Keppel Island Hideaway offers you the choice of a range of great value packages.

Guest experience

Here on Great Keppel, we love to hear of your favourite things to do. If you’ve experienced something extraordinary on our little island paradise, please share with us on our Tripadvisor. Recent guest feedback has even been featured in the Official Queensland Blog!

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How much does Greg Andrews look like Elton John!
Wait until you hear his voice!
All the classics. Two weeks until the Elton John Experience at Great Keppel Island Hideaway
Saturday, June 4, 2022
Late return ferry available
To book your tickets go to https://greatkeppelislandhideaway.com.au/events-on-great-keppel/
#idreamofkeppel #keppelkonnections #greatkeppelisland #visitcapricorn #southerngreatbarrierreef #thisisqueensland #livemusic
It’s a beautiful 30 ferry ride from Keppel Bay Marina to Great Keppel Island 🏝 
Don’t worry you can get WiFi on Keppel Konnections! 
#idreamofkeppel #keppelkonnections #greatkeppelisland #visitcapricorn #southerngreatbarrierreef #thisisqueensland #WIFI #connectivity
How beautiful is this sunset photo taken by a guest last night Rob Pollard of Maroochydore from the Great Keppel Island Hideaway Bistro.
Come visit soon.
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Our beachfront cabins are situated directly on Putney beach and overlook the beautiful Middle Island. Sit on your veranda and watch the sunset over the mainland or kick back with a good book and a cocktail.
The cabins accommodate from 4 to 6 guests. 
Prices start from $240 per night off peak. 
Call reception today to book 07-4939-2050 or bookings@gkihideaway.com.au 

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If you know this album cover you need be on Great Keppel Island on Saturday, August 27, 2022 for the Bob ‘Bongo’ Starkie and his Skyhooks Show.
All the great classics will played.
Tickets $40 plus booking fee
For tickets go to:
https://greatkeppelislandhideaway.com.au/events-on-great-keppel/
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Great News!
ADAM BRAND is performing at 
Country on Keppel 2023
14th - 16th July

Due to the cancellation of the 2022 event, festival goers who have accommodation credit will be able to book their rooms first, and festival accommodation and tickets will then go on sale to the general public from Monday, 16th May 2023.

Save the date! 

#idreamofkeppel #keppelkonnections #greatkeppelisland #visitcapricorn #thisisqueensland #livemusic #countrymusic #adambrand #countryonkeppel
Mother’s Day Breakfast Special ❤️ 💐 
‘Delicious leg ham, two poached eggs, thick toast & home made cherry tomato relish’ 
$17.00
7.30am to 10.30am
It is worth the Keppel Konnections ferry trip over

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Thirsty Thursday🧉
Great Keppel Island Hideaway style!
Pina Colada and a Mango Daiquiri ❤️ 
Come on over on Keppel Konnections ferries 
$50 return
17 white sandy beaches to explore and almost as many cocktails! 

#idreamofkeppel #keppelkonnections #visitcapricorn #thisisqueensland #greatkeppelisland #cocktails #happyhour #thirstythursdays
#bobbongostarkie is bringing Skyhooks Show to the Great Keppel Island Hideaway. Saturday, August 27, 2022.
Tickets only $40! #idreamofkeppel  #visitcapricorn #thisisqueensland #keppelkonnections #keppelklassics #livemusic #skyhooksshow
@thebadlovesband live on Great Keppel Island Hideaway. Saturday, July 16, 2022.
#idreamofkeppel #visitcapricorn #livemusic #thisisqueensland #keppelkonnections #badloves
SAVE THE DATE!
SATURDAY, JULY 16, 2022
Keppel Klassics presents ‘THE BADLOVES’ live on Great Keppel Island 
Tickets on sale soon! ($40)

 
One of Australia’s most cherished bands, The Badloves, are getting ready to come to GKI.

The Badloves became a household name in the 90’s with their debut album Get On Board. It spent a massive 69 weeks in the charts, peaked at No. 5 and went on to achieved double platinum sales. The critically acclaimed album delivered four hit singles: Lost, Memphis, I Remember and Green Limousine. The band then went on to be nominated for five ARIA Awards – Album of The Year, Single of The Year (Lost), Breakthrough Artist – Album, Breakthrough Artist – Single (Lost) and Best New Talent. The band secured two awards for Breakthrough Artist – Album and Breakthrough Artist – Single.

After extensive tours in Australia and Europe, they released their second album in 1995, Holy Roadside. It was a Top 15 chart debut, received further ARIA nominations, and another string of hit singles in Slave, Barefoot Bride, Living Thing and Caroline, establishing them as one of this country’s premier acts.
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Jump on the Keppel Konnections ferry to Great Keppel Island 🏝 
Friday, May 13, 2022
A delicious BBQ Buffet! 
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They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old; Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. We will remember them.
Lest we forget.
#anzacday #ANZACDay2022 #ANZAC #greatkeppelisland
This is where your 30 minute journey to beautiful Great Keppel Island begins
Keppel Bay Marina
Queensland ☀️ 
Australia 🇦🇺 
Come on over and experience tropical paradise on Keppel Konnections ferries 
Call 0484-241-505

📸 @reignthepoodle 

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Happy Easter to All - come over and visit Great Keppel Island soon 
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Getting ready for Movie Night 🍿 🎥 on Great Keppel Island.  #greatkeppelisland #movienight #outdoorcinema #easter #keppelkonnections #familyfun
It’s all happening at the Great Keppel Island Hideaway this Easter
Live music and plenty of activities for the kids (not to mention the pristine beaches!)
Come on over for a fun day on the Island 

#idreamofkeppel #keppelkonnections #greatkeppelisland #VisitCapricorn #easter #southerngreatbarrierreef #familyfun #easter2022 #holidays #outdoorcinema #silentdisco #liveentertainment
When it comes to performing the music and having the look of Sir Elton John, there are few that embody the presence and uncanny likeness quite like Greg Andrew. He owns the stage, channels the music, and has audiences believing it could really be the man himself! This will be a fantastic fun night - get ready to sing along to Elton's greatest hits. 

The Line Up!
5:30pm – 6:30pm – Dawn & The Sax
7pm – 8pm – Elton John Experience (Part 1 of 2)
8pm – 8:30pm – Interval
8:30pm – 9:30pm – Elton John Experience (Part 2 of 2)
9.30pm onwards dance the night away to John  Caldicott performing in the Bistro

Tickets only $40PP.
 
For bookings go to https://greatkeppelislandhideaway.com.au/events-on-great-keppel/

For ferry bookings call Keppel Konnections 0484-241-505 or transfers@keppelkonnections.com.au

There will be a 10.00pm ferry back to the mainland. 

For accommodation enquiries call GKIH Reception on 07-4939-2050 or bookings@gkihideaway.com.au 

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