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What to Expect from a Sailing Holiday in the Whitsundays

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You will find ‘a sailing holiday in the Whitsundays Islands’ on the adventure bucket list of most savvy travellers – and for good reason too! Not only is it the home of the world-renowned Whitehaven Beach, but there are countless other unique experiences waiting to be discovered! The islands are only accessible by boat. Luckily…

Unique 40th Birthday Ideas in the Whitsundays

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We all have ideas of doing something special for that magic milestone – the 40th birthday! You absolutely should celebrate it; everyone is deserving of a celebration in their honour now and then! and this is especially true when reaching such an important milestone. Now, just imagine on the day of your birthday. You’re on…

Top 10 Things to do in the Whitsunday Islands

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The Whitsunday Islands make the best adventure playground, with scenic viewpoints, plenty of activities and hidden gems all over the place. Dive into our top 10 things to do in the Whitsunday Islands to make sure you get the most out of your trip! 1: Visit Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet. No visit to the…

Can I get a Ferry to Whitehaven Beach?

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So, you’ve heard all about the amazing Whitehaven Beach and that you simply must go during your trip to Australia?! Maybe you met some travellers who recommended a certain boat – but your memory of the name is a bit faded. Maybe you’ve been to other holiday destinations before and you simply island hopped by…

Environmental Awareness and How We Do Our Bit

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Would you consider yourself an eco-conscious traveller and want to ensure you make the right choices. Explore Whitsundays is very conscious of the growing issues around environmental impacts directly resulting from daily human activities. More directly, some of these are a result from the tourism industry. These impacts have a detrimental effect on the Earth…

Best Time to Sail in the Whitsundays

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Right now! That’s right – the best time to sail in the Whitsundays is anytime. The Whitsunday Islands are located off the north-east Queensland coast in Australia – the same latitude as Honolulu in the northern hemisphere and Mauritius in the Southern Hemisphere. There’s a year-round, warm, sub-tropical climate. This means, all year long, the climate makes…

Airlie Beach and Hamilton Island Race Weeks 2019

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The whistle blows, the flags crossed, the curtains drawn and the final marker post has been crossed. Another year, another successful year of Airlie Beach and Hamilton Island Race Weeks complete. Airlie Beach Race Week, now in its 31st year, and Hamilton Island Race Week now in its 36th year. An exciting two weeks to be in…