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Horseshoe Bay Resort

Horseshoe Bay Road, Bowen QLD 4805

Horseshoe Bay is where the "bush meets the bay' and ideal for bushwalkers to take in the fantastic views of the Coral Sea. Excellent snorkelling is only 30 metres off the beach. A choice of accommodation types including fully self contained balcony units, studio style and family units, cabin vans, powered vans and camp sites. All guests can enjoy our large swimming pool, hot spa, sauna, licensed restaurant, cafe/coffee shop, guest laundry, BBQ facilities, children's wading pool.

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Bowen Village Caravan & Tourist Park

18540 Bruce Hwy South, Bowen QLD 4805

Our award winning Bowen Village Caravan & Tourist Park is located at the top of the Whitsundays in unspoilt and beautiful Bowen.

Featuring spacious en-suite, powered and unpowered sites and four star cabins set amongst tropical shrubs & palms. The Park is eco friendly and is the right place to stay in Bowen.

Located on the south side of Bowen, the Park offers a great base to explore the Whitsundays and further north to Ayr and Townsville, just the place for a fun filled holiday, or a southern winter escape, with plenty of quiet, space and freedom.

The Park’s facilities are amongst the best, with Bowen’s first “Water Park” resort pool, outdoor movies, and a brilliant camp kitchen with fire pit and much much more. Bowen Village Caravan & Tourist Park is a member of the Top Tourist Parks, so best quality is assured.

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BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort

25-29 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach QLD 4802

BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort located in beautiful Airlie Beach ... gateway to the magical Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef.

Whether you're a family looking for a fun-filled holiday destination, a couple who love the freedom of caravanning, or an adventure traveller chasing a touch of luxury, you'll just love what we've got to offer ...

We've built our reputation on providing a holiday experience that is truly memorable ... fun, friendly, relaxed and welcoming with the very best standard of accommodation and resort facilities that are sure to delight.

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Flametree Tourist Village

2955 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach QLD 4802

Flametree Tourist Village is nestled in 7 acres of shady tropical foliage. Accommodation offered includes comfortable cabins, on-site vans, ensuite units, ensuite villas, powered sites, and campsites. Accommodation is air conditioned and self sufficient with a stove, refrigerator, television, crockery, cutlery, saucepans, toaster, electric jug etc. All linen is supplied in villas, units and cabins. Disabled facilities are also available. Facilities include *Reception / Mini market *Camp Kitchen with TV, microwave, oven, fridge and hot water * Free gas BBQ's * Guest Laundries *Children's play area *Swimming pool *Courtesy bus pick up at the door is available for cruises and tours.

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Airlie Cove Resort and Van Park

Cnr Ferntree Rd and Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach QLD 4802

Airlie Cove Resort and Van Park is a tranquil 28 acre tropical haven, offering a range of tourist park accommodation in a natural environment. The park is conveniently located just past Airlie Beach and its setting along Lucas Creek is in a delightful, protected amphitheatre next to Conway National Park. Airlie Cove prides itself in offering a natural and peaceful environment tucked away from the road and home to an array of Australian wildlife including kangaroos, wallabies, goannas, possums, scrub turkeys and parrots. Both comfortable and affordable, Airlie Cove has a range of cabin, caravan and tenting accommodation including deluxe Bali Villas, one and two bedroom cabins, ensuite cabins, park cabins, ensuite sites, powered or unpowered sites and campgrounds. The sites have a concrete slab, sullage and TV connection and the campgrounds are shady and grassed in a rustic camping environment. Airlie Cove has a range of facilities for guest convenience including an on site restaurant "The Cook House" (seasonal), camp kitchens, BBQ gazebo, large freeform swimming pool and tennis courts.

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Island Gateway Holiday Park

Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach QLD 4802

Island Gateway is the closest Holiday Park to Airlie Beach in the magnificent Whitsunday's and is the perfect launching pad from which to discover pristine sailing waters and the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef.

With an extensive range of accommodation styles and modern facilities to suit all budgets, you will find the perfect place to escape, relax and unwind.

Our welcoming staff have a vast knowledge of the local area and are happy to provide you with information on the best possible way to make your Whitsundays holiday one to remember. To make things even easier, they can even make the booking on your behalf.

If you have a curious mind, are looking for adventure, or have a passion for food and wine, we'll find the perfect experience for you. The Whitsundays have it all:
Snorkel the magnificent reef and discover a whole new world underwater with 1500 species of fish and 400 types of coral. Go sailing and discover the 74 islands of the Whitsundays. Hike through the National Forest on the Whitsundays Great Walk or visit the stunning Cedar Creek Falls. Get pampered and relax at a day spa. Ride a horse, fish, take a scenic flight, enjoy great food and wine…. the possibilities are endless!

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BIG4 Bowen Coral Coast Beachfront Holiday Park

Cnr Soldiers & Horseshoe Bay Rds, Bowen QLD 4805

Discover the Witsundays waterways or for the sport enthusiast the golf course, bowls and squash courts are conveniently close. The park is on the local bus route and only 5 minutes fro Bowen CBD. Situated directly on the water's edge of Queens Bay. BIG4 Bowen Coral Coast Beachfront Holiday Park has 10 luxury villa's that face the beachfront, sleep up to 5 people and have all amenities, microwaves, spa and are air-conditioned. The park also has powered sites for caravans, campervans and tents as well as shaded and undercover on-site vans. The park has cement slabs and sealed roadways with newly planted foxtail palms and shrubs.

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Harbour Lights Caravan Park

40 Santa Barbara Parade, Bowen QLD 4805

Harbour Lights Caravan Park is ideally located adjacent to the Harbour and Front beach.

Bowen's foreshore area has been transformed into a recreational area that includes a "Water Park" a first class Skate park, children's playground, shared walking & cycle tracks, public barbecues, grassy picnic areas, amphitheatre and interpetive centre.

This small Top Tourist Park has lots of shady trees, is extremely quiet with great views and the friendly hospitality of a country town by the sea.

Adjacent to the Harbour and boat ramp and just a short stroll (300m) to clubs, restaurants, cafes and a large variety of speciality shops including banks, post office, supermarket, pharmacy and many more in the town centre.

Bowen is the oldest town in North Queensland, it was discovered in 1859 and its many unique features make it a holiday destination that truly offers something for everyone.

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Proserpine Tourist Park

79 Anzac Road, Proserpine QLD 4800

Camp in a caravan, cabin or tent..... experience the natural beauty of the Whitsundays will beaches galore and plenty of things to see and do.

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Gunna Go Caravan Park

Bruce Highway, Proserpine QLD 4800

Situated on Bruce Hwy 6k Nth of Proserpine. Well maintained park set in 7ac of well est. trees. Plenty of green grass. Gateway to Whitsundays. Residential liquor licence. Lic to sell meals. Great Fishing. For a friendly time join owners Clive & Beth.

Cruise Whitsundays

24 The Cove, Airlie Beach QLD 4802
Cruise Whitsundays' day cruise range features trips to 'must see' Whitsunday icons, including the Great Barrier Reef Adventures trip to Cruise Whitsundays' innovative and spacious reef pontoon, and Whitehaven Beach Camira Day Sailing Adventure, onboard one of the world's fastest commercial sailing catamarans. Cruise Whitsundays also provide a seamless and hassle-free Island Resort Connections service for arriving and departing passengers. You will travel on one of three modern vessels, custom designed to provide passenger comfort and maximum enjoyment. Or choose from an exciting range of island escape day cruises to breathtaking destinations in the heart of the Whitsunday islands. Laze the day away at Daydream Island Resort and Spa, enjoy Hamilton Island resort facilities, or explore Long Island Resort with 2,500 acres of tropical rainforest and walking tracks - the choice is yours....

Bowen's Murray's Bay

Murrays Bay Road, Bowen QLD 4805
Located between Horseshoe Bay and Rose Bay, this is a beautiful tropical bay complete with coconut trees. This beach is secluded and wind protected and provides an excellent spot for snorkelling, diving and fishing. Access is solely down a narrow dirt track, but once there the outlook is incredible, and you will love spending the day exploring the secluded beach....

Whitsunday Reef Festival

Airlie Beach Foreshore, Airlie Beach QLD 4802
The Whitsunday Reef Festival celebrates the reef and what it means to live in the Whitsundays, in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. The region's favourite festival is a delicious combination of family fun, all-night celebrations, local food and fashion and some of the biggest street parties in the north. The nine day celebration of the reef will feature the spectacular Fireworks on the Foreshore complete with carnival rides, food stalls and night markets lining the beautiful Airlie Beach foreshore. Airlie's Main Street is closed to traffic for the second weekend to host two massive street parties featuring live entertainment, Revvin' the Reef vintage car show and reef themed parade. Other events include reef art installations and education, Comedy Gala, Frocktails fashion show, family fun day, beach races, helicopter joy rides and cocktails at the "Pop-up" Beach Bar making Reef Festival a perfect time to enjoy the gorgeous Whitsunday winter....

Cannonvale Beach

Beach Road, Cannonvale QLD 4802
Cannonvale Beach is situated directly next to Airlie Beach in the heart of the Whitsunday Coast. Following the coastline, much of the accommodation in Cannonvale either has water views, is situated right on the beachfront, or is a short stroll away from the beach. The beach is sandy and has a stinger net in the warmer months. With some of the biggest tide changes on the east coast of Australia, at low tide Cannonvale Beach is a beachcombers paradise, with interesting rock formations at the western end of the beach. Walkers will enjoy Cannonvale Beach as the new Botanic Gardens are situated alongside the beach, and it forms the end to the beautiful Bicentennial Walkway and Boardwalk. Kids will enjoy the playground facilities at the beach, in the park beside the school and at the skate park along the foreshore, opposite the state school. There are free public barbecues and covered picnic facilities along the beachfront. ...

Bowen Comminuty Racing Celebration Race Day

Flemington Road, Bowen QLD 4805
Come along and experience premium Country Racing at one of Queenslands's oldest tracks - Ben Bolt Park! Five country races, plus melon races, tomato games, crab races, Aussie Fashions on the Field, plus special guest, Billy Slater and much more. Celebrate Country Racing and see what the community of Bowen has to offer! Corporate marquee tickets and sites also available....

Wompoo Walk

Conway National Park, Airlie Beach QLD 4802
'Wom-poo' is the sound made by the beautifully coloured Wompoo fruit-dove, so listen and see if you can spot one. The Conway National Park covers 225 kilometres of lowland tropical rainforest and a number of walking trails on the Conway Circuit (previously the Whitsunday Great Walk) have been created. Follow an old logging road 2.4 kilometres through tall, lush rainforest. Turn left to reach a calm creek lined with Alexandra palms. This 7 kilometre return walk has a few steep sections, shallow creek crossings after rain, plentiful wildlife and will take you about four hours to complete. The walking track is shared with mountain-bike and Segway tours. Closed annually from 1 February to 31 March and also subject to seasonal closures. How to get there: Brandy Creek Road is located about half-way between Airlie Beach and Proserpine off Shute Harbour Road. Follow Brandy Creek Road to the Forestry Road carpark. What to take: please wear walking shoes and take drinking water, insect repellent, sunscreen and a hat. It's also a good idea to always let someone know where you are going when you head off into the Australian bush. Mobile phone coverage may be weak or non-existent....

Whitsunday Transit

7 Orchid Road, Cannonvale QLD 4802
Whitsunday Transit is the mainland's major passenger transport service in the Whitsunday Region. Providing over 70 services per day in the Whitsunday area, the local bus timetable operates seven days a week. Whitsunday Transit operates a transfer service for passengers arriving at and departing from Whitsunday Coast Airport near Proserpine and Proserpine Railway Station. This means that regardless of the time of day or night, buses or coaches will be there to meet passengers for every flight and train. Local timetabled services run every 15 to 30 minutes along Shute Harbour Road, between Cannonvale, Airlie Beach, Port of Airlie and Shute Harbour, including stops at both Centro and Whitsunday Shopping Centres and Abel Point Marina. Up to eight services a day also run to and from Proserpine. The low-floor buses permit unrestricted access for passengers....

Proserpine

Proserpine, Proserpine QLD 4800

Peter Faust Dam

Crystal Brook Road, Proserpine QLD 4800
Just 30 minutes from Proserpine is Peter Faust Dam, also known as Lake Proserpine. An ideal spot for watersports and freshwater fishing. Peter Faust Dam is renowned as home to more 1m plus barramundi than any other impoundment in Australia! A combination of tropical climate with long summers and mild winters, the dam has no closed barra season so can be fished all year round and is annually restocked with over 20,000 barramundi fingerlings. The submerged branches and structure surrounding the lake make it the ideal spot for other species like sooty grunter, sleepy cod and saratoga. Local fishing tackle stores and guided trips are available all year round. Lake Proserpine plays host to fishing competitions, with campground accommodation at Camp Kanga closeby making it an ideal sports fishing destination. Bring your crab pots too because redclaw and freshwater crayfish also inhabit the lake. There is a concrete boat ramp to take craft up to 8m situated next to the BBQ areas. All this lies a short drive from Airlie Beach, the gateway to the famous Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef, so once you've had your fill of barramundi there are 74 Whitsunday Islands to explore off the coast. ...

Total Weddings Whitsundays

76 Shute Harbour Road, Cannonvale QLD 4802
Total Weddings are the Whitsundays Original Wedding Planning company and specialise in all things wedding, honeymoon and photography. Total Weddings offer a coordination service that is totally about you offering customisable wedding packages that are designed specifically for each wedding. Along with their extensive local knowledge and experience Total Weddings also has access to more wedding venues than any other coordinating business in Airlie Beach and the Whitsundays. Working with the most professional providers in the Whitsundays you will receive personal, professional advice and assistance from the best in the industry. Let them take the stress out of planning your wedding day as you work together to create your very own love story in the tropical Whitsundays....

Pandanus Creek Track

Cathu State Forest, Proserpine QLD 4800
Along the rugged Clarke Range behind the Whitsunday coast lies Cathu State Forest. Forests and woodlands range form distinctive poplar gum Eucalyptus alba woodlands and exotic Caribbean pine plantations on the creek flats to dense rainforests and tall wet eucalypt forest along the range. At Jaxut, the Pandanus Creek Track winds through lush rainforest upstream along the creek. Look out for the brilliant blue flashes of the Ulysses butterfly. You may also see other wildlife that lives in the rainforest, such as whiptails, agile wallabies and northern quolls....

Whitsunday Cairn

Whitsunday Islands National Park, Whitsundays QLD 4802
If you really want to get off the beaten track then this demanding walk up to a peak of Whitsunday Island may be just the answer. Not for the faint-hearted, this challenging four kilometre trail, from the northern most beach on the island, takes you back through time. Starting at Cairn Beach you will have a hard climb up through towering hoop pines and dry rainforest to a ridge where you will walk through drier open woodland dominated by giant grass-trees. Ultimately you will emerge onto a wind-exposed rocky outcrop below the towering Whitsunday Cairn for memorable views of Whitsunday Passage and the islands. There are triangular track markers along the way but no defined track so be careful, allow at least three hours to complete and only contemplate this exercise if you are a fit and experienced walker....
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Pinnacles Resort

16 Golden Orchid Drive, Airlie Beach QLD 4802
Pinnacles Resort is the ultimate luxury self-contained accommodation situated in Airlie Beach, the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday Islands. Pinnacles will simply indulge your senses from every view point, with 29 stylish tropical uniquely designed and tastefully decorated one, two and three bedroom self-contained apartments. Each two and three bedroom apartment has a Jacuzzi built into its large terrace, while the one bedroom apartment has inside spa tubs. There is much on offer, including a luxurious 20 metre wet edge ozone pool and easy access to cosmopolitan Airlie Beach, easy access to a variety of shops, bars, cafes and restaurants, also the whole Whitsunday's area on your doorstep for any number of activities including diving and snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef. Onsite facilities also include gym, sauna(both traditional and infrared), tour desk and guest lounge facility. The emphasis is on relaxing and pampering in a tranquil environment so that you really do return home refreshed and revitalised....
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at Boathaven Spa Resort

440 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach QLD 4802
Your Perfect Airlie Beach Accommodation Destination! at Boathaven Spa Resort is located just 250 metres from Airlie Beach, and it is less than a five minute leisurely stroll to all the restaurants, cafe's, cocktail bars, shops, boutiques, markets and famous Airlie Beach Lagoon. Every room has a balcony with views over the Port of Airlie, the Coral Sea or Boathaven Bay. All apartments are air-conditioned, have ceiling fans, full kitchens or kitchenettes and ensuite bathrooms. Some rooms feature romantics spas on the balcony. The resort offers a large lagoon style swimming pool, complete with tropical waterfall. They offer a sun deck with sun loungers, barbecue area to enjoy with family or friends, complimentary parking, self service laundry facilities, Foxtel and free wi-fi. With the Great Barrier Reef, Whitehaven Beach and Heart on your doorstep, why not book a tour with their tour desk team, they offer great local knowledge, service and they will arrange complimentary pick up and drop off at the resort to maximise your day tour experience. They look forward to welcoming you. ...

Whales in the Whitsundays

Shop F12 33 Port Drive, Airlie Beach QLD 4802
Join them on-board Ocean Escape for a half-day of whale watching and a scenic tour of the Whitsundays - enjoy a beach or snorkel stop along the way. Of all the great whales, the Humpback is the most inquisitive and playful often leaping clear out of the ocean or slapping the surface with great fins and tail flukes in awesome displays of grace and power. Get up close and personal with these spectacular animals in their natural environment, and then enjoy a picnic morning or afternoon tea at one of the Whitsundays scenic locations....

Adventure, Classic Cruising and Performance Sailing - Whitsundays Sailing Adventures

402 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach QLD 4802
Adventure Sailing on the Great Barrier Reef. Thrill and Chill with two days and two nights on Silent Night, Aussie Classic two days and one night on Waltzing Matilda or Multi Award Winning Eco Sailing Safaris days days and one night on SV Whitehaven. Sail, snorkel, explore, beach walk, bushwalk, learn or relax. Whitsundays Sailing Adventures (WSA) offers the most diverse range of quality crewed sailing, diving and adventure holidays in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Their fleet of Owner Operated vessels have a high focus on vessel and crew standards, fantastic food, personalised service and a truly individual and unique experience. Whitsundays Sailing Adventures brands are Multi Award Winners in Adventure and Eco Tourism. All their operators are proud and active members of the Whitsunday Charter Boat Industry Association (WCBIA) Their Owner Operators offer professional crew to guide you around the Islands, on-board accommodation, fantastic food prepared fresh daily on-board (they can cater to most diets), snorkelling equipment including wet suits, fresh linen, daily departures from Airlie Beach....

Manta Ray Bay Dive Site

Northern Side of Hook Island, Hook Island QLD 4741
Manta Ray Bay, at Hook Island in the Whitsundays, has an array of underwater valleys, caves, and swim-throughs leading all the way to the seafloor 25 metres below. Considered one of the best dive and snorkel sites in the inshore islands, Manta Ray Bay has a good coverage of hard and soft corals and abundant marine life including Maori Wrasse and Manta Rays in winter....
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at Blue Horizon Resort

3 Hermitage Drive, Airlie Beach QLD 4802
at Blue Horizon Resort creates the perfect setting for your Whitsunday holiday. Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway, a family friendly destination, or somewhere to mix work with pleasure at Blue Horizon Resort can cater for all tastes. The resort's modern, Balinese inspired one, two and three bedroom apartments and three or four bedroom luxury penthouses offer spacious balconies with views over the Coral Sea. With an emphasis on comfort and warm friendly service at Blue Horizon Resort is your home away from home. With the beautiful Whitsunday weather you can choose to relax in the heated spa, rise early to take advantage of the fully equipped gymnasium or relax by the poolside. The toddler wading pool and play room helps to keep little ones occupied while the Horizon heated swimming pool provides year round fun for all. Their onsite tour desk will assist you to choose the perfect activity to make your Whitsunday experience a memorable one, from a romantic secluded island beach picnic to a thrill seeking parachute jump their dedicated team can make it happen. at Blue Horizon Resort, located a short walk from Airlie Beach village is the ideal base for your Whitsunday escape....
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at Whitsunday Vista Resort

1 Hermitage Drive, Airlie Beach QLD 4802
at Whitsunday Vista Resort offers you distinctive apartment style accommodation, located directly across from the Port of Airlie and adjoining Boathaven Bay. Relax and enjoy the Whitsunday Vista of turquoise blue waters from your private balcony with uninterrupted views of the Coral Sea and Whitsunday Islands. at Whitsunday Vista Resort offers a variety of room types including Bayview Spa Suites, 1 Bedroom Spa Suite, 1 and 2 Bedroom Apartments, all with breathtaking water views and private balconies. at Whitsunday Vista Resort is a pleasant five minute level walk to the centre of Airlie Beach, a bustling seaside resort village with great shopping, restaurants, cafes, bars and famous Airlie Beach swimming lagoon. at Whitsunday Vista Resort is an ideal base from which to explore the Whitsundays, with an on site tour desk and convenient bus stop literally on our doorstep. Spa Suite and Apartments feature WiFi, individually controlled air conditioning, ceiling fans, LCD television, cable television, direct dial phones, kitchenette and laundry, additionally one and two Bedroom Apartments feature a fully equipped kitchen. at Whitsunday Vista Resort features a delightful pool, heated spa, BBQ, parking, lift access to all levels and Whitsunday Spicy Thai Restaurant open for dinner or room service.

Whitsunday Coast Airport

Lascelles Avenue, Proserpine QLD 4800
The mainland gateway to the Whitsundays, the Whitsunday Coast Airport is conveniently located just 30 minutes from Airlie Beach and is only 12 kilometres south of Proserpine. Whitsunday Coast Airport is currently serviced by three commercial carriers Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Tiger Airways. Virgin Australia and Jetstar offer daily flights from Brisbane and connecting flights from other cities. Tiger Airways provides direct flights to and from Sydney on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Facilities are available for charter flights and light aircraft. Hire car and transfer services agencies include Hertz, Europcar, Avis and Budget; bus, coach, taxi and limousine services on an individual or share basis; and a reservations centre to book accommodation or tours in the Whitsundays. The Whitsunday Coast Airport terminal hosts a fully licensed cafe, bar and kiosk. Public amenities are also provided....
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Palm Bay Resort

Palm Bay, Whitsunday Passage, Long Island QLD 4741
Palm Bay Resort is a beautiful boutique resort nestled in the neck of Long Island, one of the stunning islands of the Great Barrier Reef. With their very own secluded private cove Palm Bay offers spacious Balinese inspired villas with extensive views to the Whitsunday passage and Coral Sea. Offering complete tranquility and seclusion, Palm Bay has been designed to intricately blend into its natural surroundings and is a stones throw from some of Australia's most iconic reefs and beaches. Catering for those seeking the unique seclusion of an exclusive, intimate resort, they look forward to creating your next Whitsunday experience and welcome you to Palm Bay. Palm Bay is also an ideal location for groups of up to 50 or special events, weddings and corporate functions.

Daydream Island

Daydream Island, Daydream Island QLD 4741
Daydream Island is the closest of the 74 islands in the Whitsundays to the mainland shore at Airlie Beach. Daydream is extremely popular due to its natural beauty and variety of water activities available. With modern, contemporary rooms, several dining options, a wedding chapel, an award-winning day spa, kids club and loads of facilities to keep the whole family amused. Snorkel directly off the beach to the fringing reef at Lovers' Cove or go sea kayaking, water skiing and windsurfing with the watersports team at the resort. There are also several walking tracks on the island for you to explore. The central and highest point of the island is a small but dense jungle of tropical vegetation inhabited by parrots and tiny sunbirds. Daydream Island Resort occupies the majority of the island and offers many activities and impressive facilities including an excellent mini-golf course where you can "play your way around Australia" in 19 holes, and the Living Reef Lagoon, where you can experience the Great Barrier Reef without even getting your feet wet, if you don't want to. Handle a baby shark, pat a stingray and feed the barramundi in the large outdoor aquarium, guided by Marine Biologists....

Luncheon Bay Dive Site

Luncheon Bay, Hook Island QLD 4741
Located at the northern end of Hook Island, in the Whitsundays, Luncheon Bay is a lovely dive site where you can explore bommies, caves and crevasses in depths to 20 metres. While the visibility in the Whitsundays is not always the best, the corals and variety of marine life found in this large bay will impress. Every rocky outcrop is covered in corals, including beautiful soft corals, black coral trees, gorgonians and sea whips. Reef fish abound, but divers will also encounter trevally, Maori wrasse, gropers, sweetlips, moray eels, coral trout and quite a few nudibranchs. But also keep an eye out for whitetip reef sharks, turtles and the occasional manta ray....

Cedar Creek Falls

Conway Road, Proserpine QLD 4800
You will find Cedar Creek Falls about half way between Airlie Beach and Proserpine on Saltwater Creek Road. Set in a natural rock amphitheatre, you will enjoy spectacular waterfalls in the wet season and abundant flora and fauna including majestic white cedar trees, Alexandra Palms, wild orchids, colourful butterflies and many beautiful birds. The waterhole is an easy walk from the parking area and there are also bush walks up and around the falls for the more energetic. Share the cool, clear waters of the rock pool with fish, turtles, lizards and maybe a few other humans. Do: Take towel, bathers, hat, walking shoes, water, sunscreen and insect repellent. Do not: For your own safety jumping and diving from the waterfall is strictly prohibited. ...