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The Whitsundays

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The Whitsundays

Queensland Destinations and Tourist Spots

The Whitsundays is situated in the heart of Queensland's Great Barrier Reef, one of the unique holiday destinations in Australia. The region is home to 74 tranquil islands, surrounded by the tropical waters of the Coral Sea. The Whitsundays offers the holiday of a lifetime! Find resort islands, tourist attractions, secluded beaches and vibrant marine life not far away from the cosmopolitan coastline of the Whitsunday Coast. Snorkel or dive in crystal clear waters and enjoy one of the world's top natural attractions - the Great Barrier Reef.

Getting to the Whitsundays is best done by domestic flights from Brisbane, Cairns, Sydney or Melbourne. Two airports serve the region: the Hamilton Island airport (HTI) and Proserpine (PPP).