Providing easy access to the Great Barrier Reef, the Whitsundays region is pure bliss. At its core is the Whitsunday Islands, which consists of 74 stunning islands that suit a feast of activity.
Various attention-grabbers are among them: Daydream, Hamilton, and Hayman Island are all household names that epitomise the resort lifestyle.
The largest of the 74 islands is Whitsunday Island, home to Whitehaven Beach. This white-sand wonder extends more than 7km and constantly picks up awards for its aesthetic awesomeness. A lookout at Tongue Point provides the best views of Whitehaven Beach.
With the Great Barrier Reef on its doorstep – cue ample opportunities for diving and snorkelling – the Whitsundays’ appeal is immense. A host of tour operators will lead you to the action. Or take to the air for an unforgettable scenic flight over the aptly named Heart Reef.
Airlie Beach is the Whitsunday Coast’s largest town and this lively spot provides a wide range of amenities, a buzzing nightlife, and two glistening beaches.
Bowen sits at the top of the Whitsundays and is one of Queensland’s oldest towns. It boasts eight alluring beaches.
Whether swimming, diving, snorkelling, sailing, fishing, whale watching (June to September), or simply relaxing by the beach, the Whitsundays is packed with water-based fun.
On dry land, walk through superb national parks, photograph gushing waterfalls, and retrace history at Proserpine Museum.
Caravan Parks in Whitsundays
One of Australia’s favourite playgrounds is the Whitsundays region, with the magnificent Great Barrier Reef within easy striking distance for day trips, and the enviable year-round sunshine the region enjoys. BIG4 caravan parks are very popular with holiday-seekers looking for that perfect break throughout the year, whether that’s road-trippers having extended breaks either heading north or south, or families reaching the region for that once-in-a-lifetime holiday.
Camping in Whitsundays
Camping holidays in the Whitsundays are the stuff of legend, with quality camp sites and camping grounds dotted throughout the region. With campgrounds so close to natural attractions and a variety of camping on offer – glamping anyone? – is it any wonder it’s so popular with holiday-seekers needing to get closer to nature.
Cabins in Whitsundays
Why would you stay in a cramped motel miles from the beach when you can wake up each morning and have sand under your toes within seconds from your BIG4 cabin? Our parks are located near some of the best beaches throughout Australia, and with the luxury accommodation on offer, right down to cheap, budget-friendly options, you can have the holiday of your dreams in accommodation you deserve.