Queensland known as the Sunshine State, has almost 300 sunny days a year. Truly a tropical paradise.

Soak up the tropical sun, swim & snorkel from boats, islands and straight from palm beaches, Dive the Great Barrier Reef

– get addicted and do your dive course on Magnetic island. Sail in between 74 islands of the Whitsundays in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef.

Finish your adventure in Cape Tribulation – the World’s oldest tropical rainforest North of Cairns after jumping out of a plane


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Welcome to World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, the world’s largest sand island and one of 2 biggest highlights of the whole coast. Over an hour drive from Noosa and a short ferry ride from Rainbow Beach on Queensland’s Fraser Coast. Once on Fraser island, you will 4WD next to coloured sand cliffs, admire the famous ship wreck, hike through rainforest, meet local dingos, swim in freshwater lakes (incl. famous Lake McKanzie) and camp on the beach or stay in a island resort.

WHITSUNDAY ISLANDS - overnight sailing

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The Whitsunday Islands is a group of 74 islands bordered by the Great Barrier Reef. The best and most popular way to discover the beautiful Whitsunday islands is to sail between them on a over-night trip – we have everything from romantic yachts, super fast Maxi-racing boats, through diving boats and luxury catamarans.
Swim, snorkel and dive straight from your boat or simply sit back, relax and enjoy a drink whilst watching the sunset in this tropical paradise.
‘for all youse in need of Vitamin Sea’ 😉


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Queensland’s tropical far north where you can swim, snorkel, dive or take a scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef, a living masterpiece so big it stretches for more than 2,000 km and can be seen from outer space.
Cairns also is Australia’s adrenalin capital – from jungle swings, skydiving over the reef and white water rafting, Cairns also it’s the only place in Australia where you can test your self and go through with a total adrenalin rush called ‘Bungy Jump’


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Mission Beach is the perfect stop between Townsville and Cairns. It is an unspoilt tropical paradise of World Heritage rainforest fronting 14 kilometres of golden, sandy beach. The relaxed nature of Mission Beach makes it a great place for all sorts of travellers to visit. If you are a looking for a chilled out place to laze on the beach, a nice walk in a heritage listed rainforest, or somewhere to indulge in some awesome activities, Mission Beach has something for you.