Tourist Essentials

Communication Services Whitsundays Australia

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While staying at one of the elusive Whitsundays accommodation venues, communication services such as public and private phones, internet connections and the post, are all important forms of contact with the world outside paradise. Different resort islands feature different services, depending on the level of seclusion they wish to achieve. The Whitsunday resorts which

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History Of The Whitsundays and Great Barrier Reef

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The Whitsunday Islands known history started over 100 million years ago, when catastrophic volcanic activity formed a mountainous region of terrain which was firmly connected to the mainland coast. After the last Ice Age (around 30, 000 to 50, 000 years ago), the once dominant mountains were partially engulfed by the rising sea level, creating the present day network of

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Road Conditions And Fuel North Queensland Australia

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An important topic for Whitsunday Island and Whitsunday mainland visitors to acquire knowledge on, is road conditions and fuel availability. As all the National Park islands and most of the resort islands are too small or don’t have public access to motor vehicles, fuel availability (other than for sea vessels) is of no concern to guests. The only exception is the

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Whitsundays Australia Time Zone

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Situated just off the Queensland coastline, surrounded by the cool waters of the Coral Sea and luckily having the Great Barrier Reef on their doorstep, the Whitsunday Islands are a traveller’s paradise. Consisting of 74 major islands located at staggered intervals from the popular mainland town of Airlie Beach, all the Whitsunday Islands experience fantastic weather and

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Whitsundays

The Whitsunday Islands are an exquisitely arranged assortment of 74 major islands located just off the Airlie Beach coastline, in Queensland. Renown for their stunning natural beauty and close proximity to the Great Barrier Reef, the Whitsunday Islands invite travelling families, groups of friends, individuals and couples to enjoy a piece of paradise.