Whether visiting our beautiful region to relax by the pool, dive the Great Barrier Reef, or try your hand at hoisting sails, Coral Sea Marina Resort sits in the midst of it all and acts as the ultimate base for you to stay, play and explore the incredible natural wonders of the Whitsundays.
From helicopter fights, snorkeling adventures, adrenaline-fueled jet-ski tours, or stretching out on a secluded beach, there are options for all and so much to experience, explore and enjoy. This unforgettable part of the world is a traveler’s dream, so hop on board and create some memories.
Let the adventure begin, you’ll love every moment…
Play on Land
Whilst gazing towards the horizon where the islands and reef awaits, it is sometimes easy to forget the exciting array of activities that simply beg to be experienced on the mainland coast. For those that want to have their feet on solid ground for a day, the variety of things to see and do along the Whitsunday Coast and Hinterland will prove that there’s so much more to enjoy in our region.
- Bush WalksBush Walks
With such a lush and diverse landscape, the Whitsunday coastline tempts you to get off the beaten-track and get back to nature. Set your own itinerary and pace or join a guided tour (with Absolute Airlie) for ease and convenience. From ancient rainforests brimming with life, to rugged mountain peaks boasting phenomenal panoramic views, tread the lesser-known paths to search out hidden coves, secluded beaches and the locals best-kept secret spots.
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- Segway ToursSegway Tours
For those looking to meander the walkways of Airlie Beach and soak up the surroundings, then roll your away along with Whitsunday Segway Tours. Ride your own Segway either through the lush Conway National Park rainforest, where you can soak up the sights and sounds of the tropics, or traverse the water’s edge along the Bicentennial Boardwalk overlooking Pioneer Bay and the Coral Sea.
Either tour option comes with an experienced tour guide providing commentary as you glide effortlessly through your exploration.
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- Health and FitnessHealth and Fitness
Health and Fitness
Set your clocks to Whitsunday-time and embrace the opportunity to relax and indulge or invigorate and revitalize. When you need to escape the escapism and pause briefly on your adventures, then browse our range of health and fitness options. Watch the sunrise at Pilates, or the sunset at Yoga, treat yourself at the spa or push yourself on a hike.
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- Whitsunday Crocodile SafariWhitsunday Crocodile Safari
Whitsunday Crocodile Safari
Venture deep into the Australian bush and experience this nature-based tour as you explore the wetlands and estuaries of the Whitsundays on your mission to encounter crocodiles in their natural habitat. This tour offers so much and provides a unique quintessentially Australian experience for all the family to enjoy. Cruise the river to watch the crocs, explore the Goorganga Plains on a tractor-drawn train and enjoy a barbecue lunch including a traditional Billy Tea and damper.
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- Bredl's Wild FarmBredl's Wild Farm
Bredl's Wild Farm
The Bredl family invite you into their backyard to experience a unique, hand’s on, wonderfully ‘Australian’ experience at Bredl’s Wild Farm.
Located within the ‘outback’ of the Whitsunday hinterland, this incredible property is home to some fascinating Australian wildlife and surroundings. The Bredl family welcome you to enjoy their wisdom and knowledge, whilst coming face-to-face with the maginificent wildlife, such as snakes, lizards, baby crocodiles, kangaroos and even be given the chance to cuddle a Koala – All before witnessing, up close and personal, their largest resident Crocodile and feeding time. This is a truly magical and memorable experience you will be sure to treasure for years to come.
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- Explore the Surrounding AreaExplore the Surrounding Area
Explore the Surrounding Area
Whilst the Whitsunday Islands, Great Barrier Reef, and bright blue crystal-clear waters certainly are what the Whitsunday region is most famous for, there is so much more to explore on the mainland coast and if you venture further inland. If you have a spare few days to play with, then head off the beaten-track and experience the true beauty of North Queensland and the quintessential Whitsunday experience.
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Play on the Coral Sea
Exploring the waters of the Whitsundays tops the bucket-list for any visit to our region. Witness the magical wonder of the Great Barrier Reef, behold the swirling sands of Hill Inlet, stroll the white pristine silica sands of world-famous Whitehaven Beach or simply set sail through the maze of lush islands. The Whitsundays showcases the very best of nature.
Set yourself adrift or make a splash, paradise awaits…
As one of the most picturesque locations, with the most varied assortment of fish to be caught, the Whitsundays is the perfect place to drop a line and reel in the good times, whatever your experience.
With half day, full day and overnight tours available, the opportunity to enjoy a comfortable and quality experience is yours for the taking.
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- Sailing by DaySailing by Day
Sailing by Day
The aquatic playground of the Whitsundays is legendary amongst enthusiastic yachties and, when glimpsing the breath-taking waterways between picturesque islands and white sandy beaches, it is easy to understand why it is one of the most desirable and popular sailing destinations in the world. No trip to the Whitsundays would be complete without hopping on board and giving sailing a try – Hoist the sails, take the helm and chart a course to pure paradise.
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- Sailing by SunsetSailing by Sunset
Sailing by Sunset
Sit back, relax, and take in the uninterrupted beauty of the Whitsundays from the water. Watch the colours change in the sky as you glide across the Whitsundays waters whilst you soak up the pure relaxation of a sunset sail or cruise. Nothing can beat watching the sun dip below the mountains to mark the ending of another exceptional day in paradise.
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- Sailing OvernightSailing Overnight
With a maze of majestic waterways just waiting to be explored, for those truly wanting to experience life out on the water and discover many hidden beauties around the islands, then you may find that a one-day tour doesn’t quite cut it. With numerous overnight tour options to choose from, you can set sail for one night, two nights or more…
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- Powerboats / Day ToursPowerboats / Day Tours
Powerboats / Day Tours
With speed and practicality, stepping onboard a powerboat provides you with the opportunity to make the most of your time in the Whitsundays and experience days and days worth of fun and action in only a 1-day tour.
Cruise to the beach or zip around the islands, step off onto the sand without getting wet or jump off the side straight into the under-water world of the reef. For thrill-seekers searching for an exhilarating ride, to those searching for comfort and convenience, the quantity of vessel options to choose from is extensive – there is sure to be the perfect fit for everyone!
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- Jet SkiesJet Skies
For a thrill-seeking adventure through the Whitsunday waterways, the multi-award winning Whitsunday Jet Ski Tours offers a scenic yet stimulating ride across the crystal waters. Explore the winding coastline, blast around the neighbouring islands and give yourself over to laughter and adventure on this guided tour.
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Create a lifetime of memories and explore the Whitsundays at your own pace by chartering your very own vessel. Pick your own itinerary and set sail into paradise on board your choice of sailing yachts, catamarans, or power boats.
With secluded anchorages, tranquil bays, and a whole world of wonder waiting to be discovered, you can be the captain of your own adventure and glide towards incredible experiences.
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Explore beneath the surface the majestic and iconic Great Barrier Reef. Discover this natural wonder of the world that is brimming with life: From vibrant gardens of coral to the brightly animated marine life, diving the Great Barrier Reef is a bucket-list worthy experience. Come and explore the abundance of life just waiting to be discovered below.
Diving is available for all levels, from learners to those with experience, with helpful staff to guide you on the most breath-taking of under-water journeys.
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- Boat HireBoat Hire
Create your own adventure and set course to search out the less-visited beaches and coastlines, find a secluded beach to pull up at, or drop anchor at a favourite fishing spot. Hiring your own boat is a fabulous way of setting your own pace.
Choose a half or full day hire and pick out your preferred boat, from dinghies that don’t require a boat license, to larger boats able to zip you across to the islands – it’s your day entirely your own way!
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- Island HoppingIsland Hopping
Glide out of the marina and set your sights on the horizon.
With 74 islands in the Whitsundays, there is so much to enjoy. From boutique resorts hidden in secluded bays, to islands resorts buzzing with life. From the infamous Whitehaven Beach to the iconic Reefworld pontoon located in the middle of the Great Barrier Reef, we welcome you to explore the Whitsundays…
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Play in the Sky
Experience the wonders from a different perspective. Take to the skies and soar above the incredible textures and vibrant colours of islands, ocean and reef.
The exhilaration of witnessing one of the world’s most magnificent scenes from the air is something that can’t be described, only experienced.
- Coral Sea Flight Collection - HelireefCoral Sea Flight Collection - Helireef
Coral Sea Flight Collection - Helireef
The Coral Sea Flight Collection, with Helireef, provides a dedicated helicopter service in and out of Coral Sea Marina Resort from our private, and stunning, helipads, located on the marina's rock wall!
Picture taking off and landing in an incredible setting, before embarking on the adventure of a lifetime. This unique landing spot gives a superb vantage point over the region from the start of any flight.
The Coral Sea Flight Collection offers a range of custom tours available for all budgets. From a 15 minute blast to a one hour Great Barrier Reef scenic, they have something for everyone available daily.
We can also offer transfers to/from Whitsunday Coast Airport & Hamilton Island Airport direct to Coral Sea Marina Resort and out over the Whitsunday Islands. As well as golf tour flights, scenic flights, reef flights and private flights to a variety of select, spectacular, locations.
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- Fly and RaftFly and Raft
Fly and Raft
Why not enjoy the best of both worlds and take to the skies as well as the water?
The Coral Sea Marina Resort Flight Collection, with Helireef, offers an incredible Fly and Raft package alongside award-winning tourism operators, Ocean Rafting.
Enjoy the best of the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef all in one day with a Whitsunday scenic flight with a Helireef and Ocean Rafting adventure! See the Whitsundays from above including famous Heart Reef and the swirling sands of Hill Inlet, then ride the tropical waters through the maze of islands and enjoy snorkeling the fringing reefs.
The fixed wing plane offers an exciting and comfortable journey through the air combined the thrill of Ocean Rafting's vessels means this one day tour is one to remember!
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