Travel NQ’s Guide to North Queensland Island Resorts

Green Island

The Great Barrier Reef stretches across 2300kms of the Queensland coast and includes over 1000 beautiful tropical islands and coral cays, many of which host amazing luxury island resorts. However, sometimes these resorts fall victim to cyclones, falling… Read More

Airlie Beach Sea Kayaking: Paddling the Whitsundays

airlie beach sea kayaking

The Whitsunday coast is stunning – white sandy beaches, uninhabited national park islands and famously blue sparkling waters. But before you go booking a sailing trip like most people, why not consider exploring virtually untouched tropical islands by… Read More

Wicked Whitsunday Waterholes

swimming waterholes in mackay and whitsundays

Most visitors to the Whitsunday region are firmly focused on islands and beaches but during the wet season (December to April) the locals like to head inland to swim in natural waterholes. One of the best things to… Read More

Fun in the Sun: Things to do on Hamilton Island, Australia

hamilton island australia

Hamilton Island, playground of the rich and famous, is purely and unashamedly, a holiday destination. If sunshine, tropical beaches, cocktails at the pool bar and an afternoon spa treatment sounds like your idea of a great holiday, then… Read More

Destination: Things to do in Airlie Beach

things to do in airlie beach

If you are driving through Queensland on a road trip along the east coast of Australia, Airlie Beach is a very popular ‘must-stop’ destination. As the gateway to the beautiful Whitsunday Islands there is a huge choice of… Read More

Cape Gloucester: The Whitsundays Best Kept Secret: Shhhh…keep this one quiet.

cape gloucester, whitsundays

Close to Airlie Beach but almost completely devoid of tourists, Cape Gloucester is the kind of place that you want to shout about but also keep secret. There’s no doubt that it will catch the eye of developers… Read More

Bowen Queensland: Is it worth exploring?

picture of bowen beach

Unlike the Great Green Way, the road between Townsville and Mackay has few places of interest to stop along the way. Bowen is a natural halfway point and touted as being the northernmost town of the Whitsunday region,… Read More