Focus on The Great Barrier Reef and Whitsundays
Whitehaven Beach is a pristine, award winning beach on Whitsunday Island, the largest of the 74 islands in the Whitsundays. Whitehaven Beach stretches over seven kilometres and boasts brilliant white silica sand that is among the purest in the world. Sink your feet into the sand and wade into the warm waves that gently lap the shore and you’ll soon realise why people come here from all over the world.
Proserpine and Airlie Beach Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsundays
Airlie Beach is at the heart of the Whitsundays mainland and the gateway to the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef. It’s a vibrant coastal nook where everyone feels like they’re on holidays 24-7. There are plenty of things to go and great accommodation for all budgets as well as direct air flights into nearby Proserpine airport.
Hayman Island re opens
An Iconic resort has now reopened “Welcome to a secluded paradise of serenity and breathtaking beauty. Surrounded by verdant cliffs, crescent-shaped white beach and celestial-blue sea, the reimagined InterContinental Hayman Island Resort will immerse you in the island wonders of five-star luxury. You will discover an idyllic destination of privacy and pampering, where you can experience diving the Great Barrier Reef, swimming in your private pool, sailing the Coral Sea, the culinary artistry and personalised spa treatments”
Magnetic Island truly Unique
It only takes 25 minutes on a ferry from Townsville to arrive in paradise. Magnetic Island’s relaxed tropical lifestyle, quiet, secluded beaches, rugged nature, abundant wildlife and easy access to the Great Barrier Reef make it a wonderful place to relax and unwind.
Daydream Island Resort
Following an extensive redevelopment Daydream Island resort now offers 277 refurbished modern rooms and suites with the choice of interconnecting rooms for families and special access rooms.
Cairns and Riley
Cairns is still as vibrant as ever with bustling restaurants and plenty to do including Kuranda rail road and Skyway as well as Cape Tribulation and the Daintree. Recently we stayed at Crystalbrook’s Riley Hotel. The newest hotel in Cairns and certainly the “Coolest” spot to stay on the Cairns foreshore. The Crystalbrook Hotel group also has another great property opening before Christmas in Cairns , called Bailey.
Sunlover Cruises a Great Way to See the Reef
Sunlover cruises has two pontoons on the reef , and feature Snorkelling, fantastic lunch as well as glass bottom boats , semi submersibles, fish touch tanks, glass bottom boat touring, water slides and even massages available whilst you’re on the reef .