Discover the whitsundays islands, whitehaven beach and the Great barrier reef
The Whitsundays are 74 tropical islands nestled against the back drop of the mainland's tropical rainforest. All the Islands are located very close to each other providing a myriad of passages, lagoons and inlets for you to explore.
This tropical region is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Australia and for good reason. With endless stretches of sand, crystal clear seas and a perfect climate all year round, locations such as Airlie Beach and Hamilton Island are certainly paradise on earth. Of course, one of the best methods of exploring this region is to charter a yacht.
Airlie Beach, Positioned at the heart of the Whitsunday Coast is the perfect base for those looking to explore all that the region has to offer. Tours to the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday Islands including the award-winning Whitehaven Beach are by far the most popular choice among visitors.
Australia's Great Barrier Reef is one of the natural wonders of the world that simply must be experienced by every visitor to the Whitsundays. The Great Barrier Reef is truly one of the great wonders of the natural world and a “must-see” for any visitor to the region. Formed millions of years ago, this colourful living reef continues to grow and flourish just off the coast from the Whitsundays. Hundreds of different types of fish and hard and soft coral thrive in the sheltered lagoon.
Hamilton Island is an expansive island with 75% of the island still in its natural state and the Whitsundays largest resort with a great range of accommodation.
Cruising through the 74 islands of the Whitsundays is something that should be on everyone's bucket list. The scenery is simply spectacular! The majority of the islands are uninhabited and this, combined with National Park standards, means that this part of Australia is a haven for wildlife. Paradise is the word of the Whitsundays and is evident both above and below the water, where you can discover one of the world's wonders: the Great Barrier Reef.
Undoubtedly one of the world's most beautiful beaches, Whitehaven Beach is one of Whitsundays must see icons.
You won’t believe it until you see it. Famous Whitehaven Beach in The Whitsundays really is like a dream with its gorgeous white sand and warm turquoise waters. One of the most beautiful beaches in the world, Whitehaven stretches for a spectacular seven kilometres. The sand is almost 100% silica, which gives it the white colour. As you step ashore and sink into the powderfine sand you will realise why you came here.