The Tropical Coast of Queensland is known for its small townships,
pineapple and sugar cane plantations, beautiful beaches, great river
and ocean fishing and the many picturesque offshore islands that form
the southern section of the Great Barrier Reef.
It well known for its superb swimming and dive locations and an
idyllic climate where year round the average daily temperature is 25
The climate is warm, moist and amazingly equable, verying little in
temperature between winter and summer, but because of the rainfall
distribution, May to October is the best time of the year for visitors.
The jewell in the crown of the central coastal regions of Queensland
is without doubt the Whitsunday Islands. They are the most well known
and well visited island group in Australia and have become the epitome
of the perfect tropical island holiday destination. The Whitsundays are
Austalia's premier tourist attractions and holiday destinations,
considered by Australians and overseas visitors alike as a very special
part of Australia.