Hamilton Island, Queensland, Australia
Whitsundays, Great Barrier Reef
Hamilton Island lies on the same tropical latitude as Honolulu, Hawaii in the northern hemisphere and Mauritius in the southern. It's year round warm climate averages 27.4 degrees celcius.
Hamilton Island with its 76 hectares of tropical island splendor, is the largest inhabited island in the beautiful Whitsundays located just off the Queensland coast of Australia in the heart of the world famous Great Barrier Reef.
The island is separated into 4 different sides, Qualia to the north, private airport and outdoor activities to the south, the marina and resort side. The distance between the resort and marina is a short 5 minute walk or relaxing 10 min stroll.
Visitors will enjoy breathtaking views of the Islands and the beautiful coral reefs as they fly into the island or ride a ferry through the sparkling tropical seas.
Getting to Hamilton Island
Jetstar operates direct flights to Hamilton Island.
Virgin Australia flies in from most east coast major cities.
Qantas has a direct flight from Cairns and other major cities.
Air Whitsunday has helicopters and does transfer services from Mackay, Airlie Beach, Proserpine. Phone 07 4946 9111
GSL Aviation has fixed wing 6 and 8 seater aircrafts that do scenic flights to Hamilton Island and for a little extra they will take you over the famous Whitehaven Beach. 07 4946 9097
Or book from the island a stunning scenic flight https://www.hamiltonislandair.com/
Cruise Whitsunday travels to Hamilton Island from Port of Airlie and Shute Harbour.
Whitsunday Transit Coaches connects Prosperpine train station and major coach terminals. https://www.whitsundaytransit.com.au/
Photo Gallery - Around Hamilton Island