Whitsunday Islands National Park Whitsundays

The iconic Hill Inlet is not to be missed on a visit to Whitsunday Islands National Park. Photo credit: © Tourism and Events Queensland

Be inspired: Family camping in the wonderful Whitsundays is enough to make Robinson Crusoe jealous!

The very name, ‘Whitsundays’, conjures up images of pure white sand, deep blue waters and emerald-green islands with the obligatory waving palm trees. Photo credit: Maxime Coquard © Tourism and Events Queensland

Be inspired: Paddle into paradise on the Whitsunday Ngaro Sea Trail

Backpackers from around the world know the Whitsundays are a ‘must’, so why not grab a few mates and check out this paradise in your own back yard? Photo credit: Justin Heitman © Queensland Government

Be inspired: Paddle, pedal, soar or sail—explore The Whitsundays your way!

White sands, rich green landscapes and turquoise waters combine to make The Whitsundays your ultimate tropical getaway. Photo credit: Justin Heitman © Queensland Government

Whitehaven Beach is world famous for pure-white, silica sand and clear waters. Stunning views, secluded beaches, fringing reefs and distinctive hoop pines complete the spectacular island picture.

Location

Continental islands lying off the Queensland coast 25km east of Airlie Beach

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Park facilities

  • Anchoring allowed
  • No campfires
  • Lookout
  • Mooring points
  • Picnic tables (some sheltered)
  • Toilets
  • Tent camping
  • Boating
  • Canoeing and kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Walking
  • World Heritage

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