Lizard Island is a National Park located in the northern part of the Great Barrier Reef. It is 240km north of Cairns, and 33km of Cape Flattery. It is made up of 6 islands including Lizard, Osprey, Palfrey, Seabird Islet, South Islands and Eagle Island.
Mermaid Cove is a shelter bay located on the northern side of Lizard Island.
Watson's Beach is located on the north-western coast of the island. It is relatively sheltered, and is located fairly close to the Lizard Island resort.
The Blue Lagoon is located along the southern edge of Lizard Island. It is protected by reefs around it's edge and Palrey and Osprey Islands.