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Return to Nature

The Whitsundays is famous for spectacular islands, azure blue waters and pure white sands, but right alongside is it's lush green tropical rainforest and picturesque hinterland dotted with waterfalls. Return to nature and immerse yourself in the wonder that is The Whitsundays.

5 Ways to Return to Nature in The Whitsundays

  • Natural Environment
  • The Whitsundays by Water
  • Mainland Adventures
  • National Parks
  • Camping in The Whitsundays

Natural Environment

Swim, snorkel, and scuba dive with thousands of brightly coloured fish and the varied corals of the Great Barrier Reef and island fringing reefs such as Blue Pearl Bay and Fairey Reef. See the local wildlife in its natural habitat and witness diverse marine life including humpback whales, dolphins, turtles, and dugongs.

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The Whitsundays by Water

74, mostly uninhabited island wonders surround The Whitsundays in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef in the tropical waters of the Coral Sea. Here you will find World-famous Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet on Whitsunday Island, as well as the perfectly shaped natural formation of iconic Heart Reef. 

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Mainland Adventures

Explore the Whitsunday Coast and Hinterland and visit Lake Proserpine, where you can fish for barramundi and spot local birdlife. There are walking trails that wind across Conway National Park on the mainland, where you can explore the natural landscapes with stunning vistas around every corner and beautiful seasonal waterfalls like Cedar Creek Falls.

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National Parks

The Whitsunday region is home to a number of spectacular National Parks and Reserves, in particular Whitsunday Islands National Park, Gloucester Islands National Park, Molle Islands National Park, Lindeman Island National Park, and Conway National Park on the mainland.

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Camping in The Whitsundays

There is no better way to appreciate the natural landscapes of The Whitsundays than by setting up camp underneath the stars. From island camping amongst National Parks to lakeside camping in Proserpine. With so many dramatic and beautiful landscapes in The Whitsundays, there is no reason to holiday anywhere else!

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