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Posted: Jun 30, 2017

Tips to make the most of your snorkelling Whitsunday reef tour

When you book a holiday to the Whitsunday Islands, the first thing you'll want to do is book a Whitsunday reef tour to get up close with the incredible aquatic wildlife of the Great Barrier Reef. The Great Barrier Reef is one of the seven natural wonders of the world and a must-see on any bucket list. On a Whitsunday reef tour, you can pull on your snorkel gear and dive below the water to discover the magic of this incredible location.

Posted: Jun 18, 2017

The Top 5 Whitsunday Islands Holiday Activities to add to your Bucket List

Whitehaven Beach is a must visit on any bucket list. Located on Whitsunday Island, Whitehaven Beach is known world wide as the epitome of tropical beauty. Think of that iconic image of blue skies, crystal clear waters and white sands and you’re probably thinking of Whitehaven Beach. This award winning beach has some of the purest sand in the world, making it cool to walk on even under the tropical sun. While you’re here, take a walk to Hill Inlet lookout to see one of the most incredible views in the world on your Whitsunday Islands holiday.

Posted: Jun 11, 2017

Warm Up Winter With A Whitsundays Holiday

When the Winter chill starts to seep into your bones, there’s nothing left to do but to escape to a warmer climate! But you don’t have to leave Australia to find relief from the cold!

Posted: May 29, 2017

Swim with the Manta Rays of the Great Barrier Reef

There are few sights more majestic than the manta rays of the Great Barrier Reef. What better way to see them than by diving into the water and swimming with these magnificent creatures.

Posted: May 23, 2017

Travel Tips for your Holiday in the Whitsundays

The Whitsunday Islands are located on the coast of Queensland in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. They are a beautiful holiday location of sun, sea and sand, and visiting the Whitsundays is at the top of any good bucket list. A holiday in the Whitsundays is your chance to relax, but to do that there are a few things you should keep in mind.

Posted: May 21, 2017

Discover the Magic of Whitehaven Beach

If you’re planning a Whitsunday Islands trip, you don’t want to miss the magic of Whitehaven Beach. This incredible location is a must see on any Whitsundays holiday. Whitehaven Beach is the true site of the iconic tropical image - warm sun, bright blue oceans, and white sand that goes on for miles. When you imagine relaxing on a tropical getaway, you’re imagining Whitehaven Beach.

Posted: May 18, 2017

Finding the Best Accommodation in the Whitsundays

Planning a holiday to the Whitsundays and don’t know where to stay? Have you booked your flights but haven’t quite worked out where to rest your head after a busy day of snorkelling and sun baking? Of course, in a place as incredible as the Whitsunday Islands, you won’t be spending too much time in your hotel room, but you still need somewhere to sleep. You don’t want your accommodation in the Whitsundays to be the one downside of your holiday, or the part that breaks your budget. You need somewhere to stay that’s as relaxing as the sands of Whitehaven Beach.

Posted: Apr 25, 2017

Why Sail Onboard a Wings Catamaran

Visiting the Great Barrier Reef is a once in a lifetime dream, so when you organise your trip to the Whitsunday Islands, you want to make sure you book the right tour. There are many available and it can be hard to choose, but there are a lot of reasons why travelling on board a Wings catamaran is the right choice for your Whitsundays sailing tour.

Posted: Apr 14, 2017

The Weirdest Species in the Great Barrier Reef

There are so many aquatic creatures to discover on a Whitsunday Islands trip, including thousands of fish species, turtles, whales and more. If you pull on your snorkel, you have your best chance of getting up close and personal with some of these incredible animals. But what are the weirdest species in the Great Barrier Reef?

Posted: Apr 11, 2017

Whale Watching in the Whitsundays

Ever wanted to go whale watching? It is a must on any bucket list, so why not make your dream come true and go whale watching in one of the most beautiful getaway locations on Earth?

About Wings Whitsunday Adventures

Wings operates sailing tours around the Whitsundays. Travel to Whitehaven Beach and explore the beautiful white sands, swim amongst the aquatic wildlife, sail across Australia's magnificent blue waters.