Tag: Visit Whitsundays


Abell Point’s support makes a difference in Kenya.

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Jan 2018

Abell Point’s support makes a difference in Kenya.

When Whitsunday local Josh Smith and his partner Brittany decided to raise funds to assist with a community program in Kenya, Africa the team at Abell Point were happy to support. Josh previously worked at Abell Point onboard the charter vessel Atlantic Clipper, so when the need arose to raise funds to travel Africa to carry out some incredibly worthwhile aid projects, the marina team…

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Ultimate Whitsunday Bucket List!

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Dec 2017

Ultimate Whitsunday Bucket List!

Have you ticked these incredible experiences off your Airlie Beach bucket list? Fly over the Great Barrier Reef Charter a helicopter from Abell Point Marina and take a scenic flight over one of the seven wonders of the natural world – the Great Barrier Reef Sail the Whitsunday Islands Choose a day sailing trip aboard a maxi racing yacht or traditional wooden tallship and learn…

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Christmas in the tropics..

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Dec 2017

Christmas in the tropics..

With only 10 days to go until the big man in the black gum boots arrives, are you ready for a tropical Christmas? Here’s our top tips for making sure your tropical Christmas is one to remember: Festive food – remembering the shops in Airlie Beach close on Christmas Day and have limited hours on Boxing day, stock up before Christmas with enough to last….

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10 things to do for free in the Whitsundays

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Nov 2017

10 things to do for free in the Whitsundays

In the famous words of Luther Vandross and Janet Jackson ‘the best things in life are free’ – in this week’s blog will introduce to you the top 10 things to do in Airlie Beach which won’t cost you a cent and will showcase some of the region’s most incredible natural assets: Bicentennial Walkway Whether you set off on foot or with bikes, scooters, prams…

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Tickets on Sale for Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival

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Nov 2017

Tickets on Sale for Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival

MEDIA RELEASE Tourism Whitsundays – 6.11.17 The Whitsundays will come alive with festivities and fun when the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race arrives in January 2018. The Whitsunday Clipper Race Carnival will be a two-week celebration of exciting regional events and activities from January 13 to 29 showcasing the beauty of the Whitsundays and welcoming the Clipper fleet. Tourism Whitsundays CEO Craig Turner said…

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Life’s a Beach

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Nov 2017

Life’s a Beach

As we all know, travelling to a new destination is full of excitement and adventure. If you are visiting the Whitsundays for the first time or a repeat visitor looking for some local information, then here is our pick of the best beaches to visit and why. Chance Bay Often overlooked but never disappointing the beach at Chance Bay is just stunning at any time…

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Join us for the Whitsunday summer events calendar!

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Oct 2017

Join us for the Whitsunday summer events calendar!

It appears the Whitsundays are the place to be this spring/ summer season with a host of great events scheduled for the region to keep visitors entertained. With the spring weather being just perfect so far for cruising the islands, the calendar of events below will be enough to encourage you to book our Summer Special and stay for longer and get involved! October  …

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Aug 2017

Queensland Sets Course for New Superyacht Strategy

JOINT STATEMENT Treasurer and Minister for Trade and Investment The Honourable Curtis Pitt Minister for State Development and Minister for Natural Resources and Mines The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham Thursday, August 03, 2017 The Palaszczuk Government will develop Queensland’s first Superyacht Strategy in more than three years and also provide $45,000 sponsorship to the Australian Superyacht and Marine Export Conference to prevent it relocating to…

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Tenant News: New level of unique luxury on water.

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Jun 2017

Tenant News: New level of unique luxury on water.

For Immediate Release by Cumberland Charter Yachts -19/6/17. Cumberland Charter Yachts (CCY) launches a new level of unique luxury on water, catering to the ever-increasing demand for Luxury Yachts in the Whitsundays. www.luxuryyachtswhitsundays.com Luxury Yachts Whitsundays brand creator, CCY General Manager Sharon McNally said; “Over the past 3 years we have seen an increase in demand for larger and more luxurious vessels. We made a…

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