Winter in the Whitsundays falls from June to August and maintains a relatively warm temperature throughout. Usually hovering in the mid-20s, winter in the Whitsundays tends to be nice and agreeable for visitors coming to the area. Evenings may need a light sweater, but it rarely gets any colder than that. Day time still allows for swimming, snorkelling and sunbathing as the sun remains strong in the Whitsundays all year. Sunscreen, hats and sunglasses are still necessary in the weather months to protect yourself from strong UV rays.
The Whitsundays are one of the most beautiful places in Australia. With bucket-list items like Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet Lookout, the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park at your fingertips, the Whitsundays are the ultimate getaway into the tropics. It appeals to all of the senses, with its fantastic sights, smells and experiences and is inclusive to all walks of life. If you’re visiting the Whitsundays but are deaf or hearing impaired, there are many tours available to you so you can come enjoy this amazing part of Australia.
The Whitsundays are one of the most beautiful places on earth. Not only visually, but to all the senses. The warm ocean breeze, combined with the lull of the ocean and softness of the sands at Whitehaven means that even those who are visually impaired can enjoy the amazing uniqueness of the Whitsundays. As one of the most visited places in Australia, the Whitsundays has something to offer to everyone.
There are many ways to enjoy the Whitsundays if you’re coming in a group and want to explore this beautiful part of the world. There are options to join in on an overnight sailing tour, day tour, skydiving, bareboating and much more. With the Whitsundays at your fingertips, you have the freedom and ability to do what you want, exactly how you want!
Bareboating is when you self-skipper your own boat. You or one of your group are the captain, while you or your guests act as the crew. You are in charge of your own trip, choosing to do what you want, when you want.
School holidays are fast approaching for the winter months. Holidays change depending on which state or territory you live in, but everyone has a break at some point in the winter months, meaning it’s a perfect place to explore Australia and the Whitsundays! It just so happens that the winter is one of the best seasons to visit this beautiful part of the country and coincides with whale season - one of our favourite times of year. For a complete list of school holidays in Australia visit here.
The Whitsundays are an amazing place to come and explore alongside your family. With many family-friendly boats available to you, itâ€™s the perfect setting for your next family getaway. As a family you can explore Whitehaven Beach, snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park and enjoy the beauty of the Whitsunday Islands.