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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…