whitsunday islands

Nestled among the southern portion of the spectacular Great Barrier Reef Marine Park on the Queensland coast, you will find the 74 islands that make up the Whitsundays. First “discovered” by James Cook, who named the islands, the Whitsundays are characterized by azure blue waters, spectacular coral beds and incredible marine life, white sandy beaches and green capped islands. With […]

74 Ways to experience the Whitsunday Islands

A group of 74 spectacular tropical islands, the Whitsundays are a must-see for travelers planning on spending time in Queensland, Australia. With azure blue waters, beautiful snorkeling and scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef, white sand, green capped island tops, and tons of activities for visitors—it is no wonder why so many backpackers, honeymooners and 5-star travelers visit the […]

Getting to the Whitsundays

Located scattered off the central Queensland coast, the Whitsunday islands are characterized by azure/turquoise blue waters, coral flowerbeds, sandy beaches and lush, green topped islands popping above the sea. With beautiful scenery, access to the southern portion of the Great Barrier Reef, and a tropical climate that’s pleasant and warm year-round, it is no wonder why sailing trips around the […]

Sailing in the Whitsunday Islands