Family Friendly Activities In The Whitsundays | Tourism Whitsundays QLD - The Whitsundays QLD
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The  Whitsundays, the Heart of Family Fun.

With plenty of family-friendly activities on offer, there is something for everyone! It is the ideal destination for your next family holiday, your kids will be wide-eyed with wonder while on holidays in The Whitsundays. 

Bright colours, fun places to stay and a huge range of things to do will keep your family busy and entertained while at the same time relaxed and happy. 

LAGOON, WATERPARKS & POOLS

Kids of all ages will enjoy the famous Airlie Beach Lagoon, located in the centre of Airlie Beach, and the fantastic waterparks and swimming pools along Bowen's main beachfront and in Proserpine and Collinsville. Even better, these facilities are all free.

WATER SPORTS, BEACHES, FISHING

If the ocean is more your thing, there are plenty of family-friendly water sports available including kayaking and stand-up paddle boarding, and, of course, snorkelling on the many vibrant fringing reefs.

There are literally dozens of beaches across the Whitsunday region and most of the main beaches also have free BBQ facilities.

Angling is a family favourite and there are fish and fishing locations in abundance in The Whitsundays – choose from the open sea or head inland for some fishing on Lake Proserpine in search of the prized barramundi.

NATURE TOURS

For the nature lovers, there are countless trails and tracks across The Whitsundays, many leading to secluded beaches and the most incredible views, pack a picnic, and don't forget to take water, sunscreen and a hat. In winter, you might spot a passing whale on her way to give birth to her calf in the warm Whitsunday waters.

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