Whitsunday Islands, Australia

About Whitsunday Islands

The Whitsunday Islands, located off Australia's Queensland coast, are a tropical paradise known for their stunning white-sand beaches and crystal-clear turquoise waters. Explore the Great Barrier Reef, relax on the iconic Whitehaven Beach, and sail through the picturesque archipelago.

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Whitsunday Islands highlights

Average temperature in June

22 °C / 72 °F

High season months

May, June, July, August, September

Local currency

Australian dollar (AUD)

Local language


Closest Airports

  • Hamilton Island Airport (AU) - 17.0 km (10.6 mi)
  • Proserpine Whitsunday Coast Airport (AU) - 55.7 km (34.6 mi)

Fun fact

Home to the purest sand in the world at Whitehaven Beach.

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