Mt Kootaloo Awaits You
Approximately 5.6 kilometres/2 hours return
As the highest point on the island (271 metres) this walk will reward you with panoramic views over some of the other members of the family group of islands.
Muggy Muggy Beach
Approximately 2 kilometres/30 minutes return
Aboriginal for “coral mushrooms where crayfish lurk. Muggy Muggy Beach is the perfect short rainforest walk and a great place to enjoy a picnic lunch on the beach. It boasts 360 million-year-old rocks, which are moulded into vertically folds. The track runs parallel to the water and is rich in a variety of vegetation.
Approximately 6 kilometres/2 hours return
Coconut Beach is made up of a series of small coves fringed by trees. One of the features is the Callaphylum tree, more commonly known as the Cyclone tree. These grow as high as 20 metres, have very low-lying foliage and can be very old.
Approximately 9.2 kilometres / 3 hours round trip
Starting from the resort to Mt Kootaloo, you’ll pass through the magical Palm Valley and then onto Coconut Beach. Not for the faint hearted, this challenging walk will introduce you to Dunk Island’s lush green rainforest where you are likely to encounter the many different species of birdlife.
Guided Nature Walks
Discover Dunk Island through the eyes of a naturalist and the secrets of the rainforest will be revealed. Join your guide for a Sunset Peak Walk, Rainforest to Reef Walk and Butterfly and Bird Watching Walk. Please refer to ‘The Daily Dunk’ or contact the Activities desk upon your arrival to the island for more information.
We recommend you wear covered in shoes for your walks, take drinking water and register your walk at Reception prior to departure.