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Airlie Beach Tandem Skydive
"Skydive Airlie Beach is in the heart of Queensland's most popular tourism spot the Whitsunday Islands. Just minutes from the beautiful town of Airlie Beach you are provided free return transfers to your accommodation. Skydive Airlie Beach as you jump from the incredible altitude of up to 14000 feet directly over the crystal clear waters and sparkling white sands of the Whitsundays. Experience the ultimate thrill of freefall at over 220 km/hr for up to an insane 60-seconds before you begin your slow descent floating under the canopy Whitsunday Islands and lush forest and ocean! Whitsunday's only beach skydive. Who thought skydiving in Airlie Beach could be this incredible?Your skydive includes free return transfers from Airlie Beach professional training and instructions
From AUD299.00
 
Whitsundays Seaplane Tour Including Whitehaven Beach and Hardy Lagoon
"Choose from the following four options for your Whitsundays seaplane tour. All flights leave from the Whitsundays Airport.Panorama Tour:Take a half-day tour that provides the ultimate Whitsundays seaplane experience. Fly over He spend two hours at Hardy Lagoon for the glass-bottom boat tour and snorkeling and finish with an hour in paradise at Whitehaven Beach. Enjoy your expert pilot's narration as you see the absolute best of this region with 1.5 hours total flight time. Sip a glass of bubbly as you gaze out on pure white sands and the turquoise sea! Fr water and light snacks are also provided. Total duration 4.5 hours including 1.5 hours flying time.Reef Adventure Tour:Travel by seaplane to Hardy Lagoon a part of the Great Barrier Reef visited exclusively on this tour. Stunning aerial views of areas like the famed Heart Reef distract you on a 30-minute flight. After your seaplane makes a graceful landing on the water board the waiting glass-bottom boat
From AUD295.00
 
Whitsundays Jet Ski Tour
"After pickup from your hotel (on Airlie Beach) head to the check-in office where you meet your guide for an orientation and safety briefing. After board your Sea-doo Jet Ski which you can ride solo or with a friend. Put on the provided riding apparel — vest sunglasses or goggles a hat — then climb on to your Jet Ski for a ride through the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Whitsunday Islands!Choose from three options below for your tour all with a maximum of 16 people for a more personalized small-group tour. Your guide snaps photos of you on your Jet Ski and you’ll be able to see them online after the tour. Airlie Morning Adventure:Take off in the morning or afternoon from Airlie Beach to zip around Pioneer Bay's scenic bays and lovely beaches. Spot small islands
From AUD95.00

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Cape Hillsborough

This lovely beach is about a 3/4 hour drive from Mackay and is well worth the drive. Along the expanse of open beach there is a variety of caves, rock pools and geological structures to explore....
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Seaforth Beach

Seaforth lies about 40 kilometres north of Mackay and has been one of the more popular beaches and day trip destinations for years. Facilities at this quaint beach community include a swimming...
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Sunday Markets

Each Sunday morning the City Heart comes alive with colourful stalls, rides, music and entertainment.You can find all sorts of merchandise for sale. Local fruit and vegetables, jewellery, handicrafts,...
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Botanical Gardens

The Mackay Botanical Gardens are a relatively new addition to the town. Built only about 2 years ago they still have alot of 'growing' to do. It's a nice place to take a stroll and there is a coffee...
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The Mackay Marina

Once upon a time this was simply called 'The Harbour' and it was a pretty enough place in it's own way. Now it is called the Marina and it is gorgeous! A whole new harbour was built. A long wall that...
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Jungle Johno Platypus Trip

I booked my tour through the Larrikin Lodge YHA, costing AU$59. We left at 11.30am and passed by the sugar cane factories and Nelli Melbas' old house and some traditional Queenslander houses, all the...
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Pioner Valley

More to see around the Pioneer Valley... Walkerston would be the largest township in the Mackay region. About 2.5 thousand inhabitants and with a nice country 'feel'. Only about 10 kilometers from...
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Greenmount Homestead

Just outside Walkerston is Greenmount Homestead. Originally owned by the Cook family and now a museum. The house was built in 1915 by Albert Cook who settled in the area and bred the first Aberdeen...
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Lamberts Beach

Residents of the suburb of Slade Point have this lovely beach at their disposal. Only about a ten minute drive from the city heart it has lovely views out onto the islands and is popular with families...
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Eimeo Beach

It is pronounced... i - me -o, is about 7 kilometres from Mackay and is one of a string of beaches to the North.It is in a pretty bay with lots of shady trees on the esplanade and it is a popular...
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Go fishing!

One of the most popular passtimes is to go fishing. You can either go up one of the many creeks, or fish from the river or beach.Head down to the Hospital Bridge and throw a line in from the bank or...
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Pioneer Valley

Mackay is situated in the Pioneer Valley. A fertile farming area which has some spectacular views. Take a drive and explore...lots of little villages and country pubs. This photo was taken from...
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Play the Pokies

'Playing the pokies' has become a standard recreational activity for many Aussies. A good way to 'beat the heat'- [airconditioning], and enjoy some fun. Most pubs have a gaming room where you can have...
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Queens Park

Queens Park is a nice place to spend some quiet time. There is an orchid house where you will see some lovely specimens plus other exotic plants. A playground for kids and nice shady trees to picnic...
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