A little bit of planning and research can mean the difference between an average vacation and an incredible one! Wander wisely in Airlie Beach by learning some basic facts about it before you hurry off.
It lies in Whitsundays, 40 miles (64 kilometers) from Bowen.
Kite flying by the sea is something all the family can do together. If it's a windy day, why not try launching one at Cannonvale Beach? Want some more ideas? From fish and crabs to snails and worms, find out what's living in Airlie Beach Lagoon. These quiet and shallow waters provide a sheltered habitat for a diverse collection of native species. And that's not all there is. Drink in the clean air and watch noisy seabirds flying through the sky at Bicentennial Park. Spending a few hours by the ocean does wonders for the body and mind.
Pull on your headphones and select an in-flight movie. Before you know it, you'll touch down at Great Barrier Reef Airport (HTI). It's approximately 16 miles (26 kilometers) from the middle of Airlie Beach.
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