Ella Bay — An Integrated Master Planned Community

The Ella Bay Integrated Resort Development will be a sustainable master planned community — located in the Cassowary Coast Regional Council , North Queensland, 88km south of Cairns and 9km north of Innisfail — is a proposal to transform a 450 hectare cattle station into a fully master planned, resort and residential eco-community over a fifteen year period.

The development will be a new eco-resort location for Far North Queensland and include five resorts , and 540 residences; a village precinct; championship 18-hole golf course, and swimming lagoon.

The goal of Ella Bay will be to develop a world class ecologically sustainable community, with emphasis on the environment; protection, research and conservation and sustainable development; designed to promote self- sufficiency, particularly in relation to energy, water and sewerage management.


The Ella Bay Environmental Impact Statement (EIS), Supplementary Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) and Additional Information Package (AIP) are available for public information. To view these documents, please click desired links below: