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Christmas Day on Great Keppel Island

Join us Christmas Day for a traditional roast buffet! Bookings are essential, enquire now about booking your return transfers and Christmas day buffet. Check out our Christmas lunch menu 2018. Keppel Konnections ferry timetable 25/12/18 Departing Keppel Bay Marina: 9am &… Read more »

Keppel Konnections Late Return Ferry Service

It’s BBQ time! Join us for our late return parilla, Friday 28th September! Book your return transfers with Keppel Konnections and add your parilla Argentinian BBQ as an optional extra on check out. Late service departs GKI at 9:30pm. If… Read more »

Keppel Konnections Late Return Services

It’s BBQ time! Join us for our late return parilla, Friday 28th September! Book your return transfers with Keppel Konnections and add your parilla Argentinian BBQ as an optional extra on check out. Late service departs GKI at 9:30pm. If… Read more »

Spring has Sprung on GKI!

  Winter has flown by and it’s officially the first day of spring which means, the Spring/Summer timetable has commenced with Keppel Konnections. As of today, the regular daily service will depart Keppel Bay Marina at 9am & 3pm with the… Read more »

  The best from North Queensland (Trent Clarke/Rockhampton ISA) has joined forces with the best from South East Queensland (Shanon Zunker/Vball in Paradise) to deliver a Beach Volleyball event like no other. Together with Great Keppel Island Hideaway Resort we… Read more »

Winter Sunsets Blowing us Away

There are sunsets but until you have watched the big golden sun sink down through the mountains in the background, over the waters of Keppel Bay, and create an amazing display of red, orange, pink rays of light into the… Read more »

18 Reasons that Great Keppel is our favourite Great Barrier Reef island

We’ve been talking in the office at Great Keppel Island Hideaway and discussing what a magical little hidden gem we live and work on. It’s funny to us how so many locations around the world are such desirable, tropical romanticisms… Read more »

Parilla Argentinian BBQ! Every Friday…

For those of us that enjoy a good BBQ, life isn’t complete with trying the ultimate Parilla Argentinian BBQ. This mammoth contraption slow cooks the meats over hot coals for a number of hours, releasing that slow cooked, smoky goodness… Read more »

Operation Clean Up!

It’s Good Morning from a sunny, blue skied Great Keppel Island, Looking outside the reception window right now, you would never believe that less than a week ago, we were in the midst of a Tropical Low that was the… Read more »

This is Chelsea…

Hey everyone, I’m Chelsea. The non-Australian-looking Australian that works in reception at GKI Hideaway and Keppel Konnections. You will find me behind the reception desk with a ‘cuppa tea’ in hand – with two lovely Brits by my side it is… Read more »