Office phone +61 (0)7 4060 3977
Visitors' phone

+61 (0)7 4060 3000

This phone is mainly used for calling out. It is answered only by arrangement. 


Telstra is the only network that is accessible at Lizard Island. Access at LIRS relies on an antenna that boosts the signal in the main lab area only. A signal is sometimes available elsewhere on the island but it is unreliable.  

LIRS does not have a mobile number. 

Fax None


Lizard Island Research Station

PMB 37

Cairns QLD 4892


Note: The postcode changed from 4870 in 2013. Some web sites do not accept 4892 as valid. In that case, use 4870.