AIRLIE BEACH | QLD, AUSTRALIA
Considered the gateway to the Whitsundays, Airlie Beach is an iconic destination in Australia's tropics celebrated for its spectacular views and laid back living.
Airlie Beach | QLD, Australia
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OVERVIEW AIRLIE BEACH
Driving - 20 mins from the main arterial Bruce Highway, connecting with Townsville and Cairns to the north, and Mackay and Brisbane to the south.
Nearest airports - Proserpine (30 mins drive) and Hamilton Island (50 mins ferry ride).
Ferries to the nearby Whitsunday Islands operate several times a day from Port of Airlie.
Mika BBQ + Bar - happy hour cocktails, Brazililan BBQ overlooking palm trees on the expansive lawns across from the beach.
The Deck Restaurant + Bar - carefree luxury meets effortless tropical north Queensland elegance.
Fish D'Vine + The Rum Bar - hearty breakfasts and lunches, and extensive rum collection by night.
Joa Sushi - tiny hole-in-the-wall with an impressive sushi selection.
A whitewashed, barefoot luxe escape dotted with palm trees and pink bougainvillea blooms set against the aqua waters of the Coral Sea. Highlight : the long wharf with large circular daybeds from which to watch the clouds dance across the endless horizon.
Airlie Beach Lagoon pool - saltwater lagoon pool surrounded by palm gardens. Picnic or BBQ as the sun sets over the Coral Sea.
Sailing, snorkelling and diving in the Whitsundays particularly Whitehaven Beach, Hamilton Island and Heart Reef.