You will never run out of things to do in the Whitsundays with the Great Barrier Reef diving a favourite. Why not charter a private boat and spend the weekend sailing the Whitsundays on a romantic break, or even charter a private seaplane for the ultimate getaway.
Discover the mystical sea life below the water with a scuba or snorkelling tour, or stay above with a jet ski adventure or a cruise to Whitehaven Beach - recently voted the most beautiful beach in Australia. In addition, if you're looking for more information on what to do in Queensland as a whole, be sure to check out our state page!
Shopping in the Whitsundays
You will find a host of shopping delights available at the Whitsundays. From causal beachwear, to formal attire to funky souvenirs, the shopping experience available here is not to be missed. If you are looking for a bargain, every Saturday plays host to the local markets at Airlie Beach foreshore. You will come across a variety of items such as clothes, jewellery, art, local food and much more set amidst a lively and entertaining atmosphere. For the more hardcore shopper, there are two major shopping centres located in Cannonvale, where you will find a number of retail outlets, the latest fashions and much more. Check out some of the following awesome shopping options:
Colour Me Crazy
This shop offers the ultimate treasure trove of interesting finds. Offering eclectic clothing, jewellery, home wares and much more, you are sure to come across some interesting finds in here.
Address: 25 Dobbins Lane, Proserpine
Phone: (07) 4945 2698
Papaya Fashion and Homewares
This beautiful boutique offers a range of clothing, accessories and homewares.
Address: 1 Shingley Drive, Shingley Beach Resort, Shop 5, Airlie Beach
Phone: (07) 4946 7577
Centro Whitsunday Shopping Centre
A shopper’s haven, you will find a number of shops ranging from fashion outlets to homewares to furnishings to groceries and much more.
Address: Shute Harbour Road, Cannonvale
Phone: (07) 4946 1505
Tropical Beach Hut
If you are looking for a few gifts to take back home or some interesting pices of clothing then this is the place for you. Filled with quirky finds, you are sure to have a fun shopping experience.
Address: 33, Main Street, Proserpine
Phone: (07) 4945 5886