Family Time - 28 June – 13 July and 20 September – 6 October 2014 We are excited to announce that families with children 6 years and over will be we welcome at Lizard Island during our inaugural Family Time. Treat your family to a luxurious holiday during the next school holidays at a place, uninterrupted by the rest of the world. A range of daily Junior Rangers activities will allow your children to explore the unique Great Barrier Reef environment and special menus will delight. Take advantage of our baby sitting service and escape to a deserted beach and spoil yourself with a gourmet picnic hamper. Relax and enjoy your day on the beach with not a care in the world. Black Marlin Fishing Season - September to December The waters surrounding Lizard Island boast some of the most exciting fishing in the world. From September to December each year Black Marlin, some weighing a massive 1,000 pounds or more, are caught here. The famous Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic is held from the 11th to the 18th of October 2014. To avoid disappointment, we recommend you book as early as possible for this time of year. For more information or to make a booking call our friendly reservation team on 1300 863 248 or +61 3 9426 7550 (outside Australia).