‘Love is in the Air’ Magic in the Whitsundays

A romantic getaway to the Whitsundays in 2023 will take your breath away, just like in the heartwarming Netflix movie ‘Love is in the Air‘, which premiered on September 28th.

Featuring an outstanding cast of Australian and New Zealand actors, the movie highlights the stunning beauty of The Whitsundays, making it the perfect destination for both hopeless romantics and adventurous travellers.

Now, you might wonder, how can I catch a slice of that ‘Love is in the air’ magic? Well, while we can’t promise a charming English lad trying to buy out your business, we can assure you of breathtaking views as you fly over the Whitsunday Islands and Heart Reef.

A couple driving a small boat around Heart Reef, with a heli pad in the background.

Take to the Skies and Ignite Your Love for the Great Barrier Reef

The essence of this blog post is flight, so why not embrace it? Ascend the skies of The Whitsundays with a scenic flight aboard a fixed-wing aircraft or amp up the luxe with a helicopter flight. A scenic flight unveils the heart of the Great Barrier Reef from a vantage point like no other. Seeing the only living Wonder of the World that’s visible from space, from 1,500 feet above, is nothing short of spectacular.

If a flight is not enough to satisfy the senses, you can always dive into the water and explore the Great Barrier Reef. See vibrant coral reefs, turquoise waters, white sands, and marine life near some of the best beaches in the world. Hopping on a boat is your ticket to underwater wonder, although some hidden treasures await right off the beach.

Beach Bliss in Bowen

Speaking of beaches, let’s spotlight Bowen, the gem of The Whitsundays. Snorkelling right off the beach here is a reality. And while you’re at it, why not delve into the local culture?

Experience the hustle during harvest season or revel in the joy of Mango season, it’s a fiesta all year round! With a different vibe to Airlie Beach, Bowen is one for the bucket list.

Beautiful Bareboating

Looking to add a sailing adventure to your ‘Love is in the Air’ experience? The Whitsundays has you covered with a fleet of skippered boats. These experiences take you to different parts of the Great Barrier Reef, giving you the option of a relaxing cruise or an exciting journey around the islands.

For those with a sense of adventure, bareboating is an option where you can steer your own course and explore the Great Barrier Reef at your own pace without requiring a boat license. Your journey across the beautiful waves is just a bareboat away.

Set Sail to World-Renowned Whitehaven Beach

Have you ever dreamt of visiting the beautiful beaches that you see in movies? A visit to Whitehaven Beach is like stepping into a dream, with its pristine 98% silica sand. And hey, it’s not just us bragging; even Dana (Delta Goodrem’s character) couldn’t resist flying over the Whitsunday Islands and landing here in ‘Love is in the Air’.

Hydeaway Bay: A Slice of Serene

Craving a tranquil escape? Hydeaway Bay awaits with its serene shores, where leisurely strolls, sunset sips, and star-gazing are the norm. It’s also the cinematic backdrop to ‘Love is in the Air’s cyclone-struck beach community. How’s that for a brush with fame?

Tantalise Your Taste Buds

The Whitsundays isn’t just a feast for the eyes. The culinary scene is full of delicious dining options. Check out these two blogs for more, The 9 Best Breakfast Spots In Airlie Beach; 12 Airlie Beach Restaurants You Need To Know About.

From a cinematic escape to tantalising treats, The Whitsundays in 2023 is a spectacle waiting to unfold. Craving more? Head to our Accommodation Page for a dose of Whitsundays holiday inspiration.