One of the world’s most stunning aquatic playgrounds, the Whitsundays contain over 74 spectacular islands and is surrounded by the Great Barrier Reef. Should you prefer to stay on one of the magnificent islands ringed with glittering turquoise waters and fringed with silky white sand, there are plenty of options.
Beautiful Airlie Beach, located on the mainland, is the hub of the Whitsundays and very popular with families. There is a wide variety of accommodation and Airlie Lagoon offers year-round swimming. Hamilton Island is also a great choice for families with its endless array of holiday activities and kids’ clubs. South Molle, Long Island and Daydream Island also have excellent facilities.