The Whitsundays is located 1000km north of Brisbane and 2000km north of Sydney,
on the east coast of Australia. It is at the heart of the Great Barrier Reef
about 21 degrees South. The Whitsundays are the traditional home of the Ngaro Aboriginal people. There are 2 airports in the region; Whitsunday Coast Airport (Proserpine) and Hamilton Island (Great Barrier Reef Airport).
The Whitsunday Island Map
The 74 islands of the Whitsunday Island group are mostly
un-inhabited National Parks. Less than a dozen are homes to resorts to suit
all tastes. Amongst the islands are numerous safe anchorages for you to choose
from during your bareboating holiday.
Click on the map markers to discover the anchorage name and information for each area.