Airlie Beach Lagoon
One of Airlie Beach’s best assets has to be the public lagoon situated in the middle of the main street, in the Whitsundays.The Airlie Beach Lagoon is a public facility, stretching more than 4000 square metres right on the beach front offering the perfect tropical setting for a quick dip or a leisurely day in the sun.
This popular location is the perfect choice, not just to avoid stingers, but for avid swimmers, athletes and families with children and even babies with its children’s pool situated at one end. The lagoon is the perfect spot for locals, and visitors wanting a day out or celebrating a special occasion with its barbecue facilities, shaded picnic areas, landscaped gardens and state-of-the-art play area ideal for kids.
The lagoon, which is patrolled by lifeguards from around 9am to 7pm daily (changes seasonally) features a children’s wading pool and pool as well as a larger pool for strong swimmers. Please note, the lagoon is closed at night.