Airlie Beach News & Events:
Event Description :Whitehaven Beach has become world famous after Oprah's visit with her TV audience. It is one of the most visited destinations in the Whitsundays, and it has been rated as one of Australia's and the World's top beaches for many years
...and it is easy to see why
Year-round, this beautiful stretch of pure white silica sand provides pristine clear waters in which to go swimming. However, the ideal time of year is from April to September when the weather is slighlty milder and the air temperature has lost the humidity. Mid winter which is July and August there is also a high chance of spotting whales that cruise through the Whitsundays enjoying the warmer winter waters
There are many ways to visit Whitehaven Beach. Lots of day cruises from the mainland at Airlie Beach often combine a trip to Whitehaven with a snorkelling adventure to the fringing reef around the Whitsunday Islands.
There are also sailing, seaplane, helicopter and rafting adventures that will each provide a unique experiece to visit this spectacular part of the Whitsundays. Why not have a look on our attractions page now and start planning the things you want to do when you visit us.