Ghost stories and legends tell there was a great massacre in Nara Inlet, although no evidence can be found visitors have reported they heard strange noises at night.
Goats roaming the hillside are usually to blame for the odd sounds, but who would know?
Stonehaven Bay a great snorkeling site was named after Lord Stonehaven, Governor General of Australia, who sailed the Cumberland Isles in the vessel "Laura" back in 1926.
For more history on the Whitsundays and Cumberland Islands pick up a copy of "The Last Islands" author J & M Bates.
Snorkel one - three hours after the tide starts to come in
for best visibility and water depth.
If all of moorings are busy you can anchor outside reef protection markers in Anchorage 1 and 2
Be aware of bullets (Wind Gusts) here, hold on to your towels!