It's rated the best beach in Australia and the fifth best in the world, but scientists can't explain it.
If three bronze mermaids perched just off shore start to move, chances are you’ve had a little too much to drink.
Take the wheel, hit the throttle and explore the 74 islands of the Whitsundays – all in the comfort of your own yacht.
It’s probably got something to do with the weather, but time seems to go a little slower in the tropics. So, when in Rome, roam as the locals do.
The world's largest coral reef is being reinvigorated, writes Sheriden Rhodes, with a range of new and upgraded multimillion-dollar resorts and hotels.
In the Whitsunday Islands, Candida Baker finds even when there's no wind, life is still a breeze.
With summer just around the corner, Ute Junker leaves no grain of sand unturned in her guide to the best beach towns on Australia's east coast.
The family holiday was never simple, but back when you packed up the station wagon and headed up or down the coast for the annual trip, it was a lot less complicated.
Home to some of Australia's most beautiful islands and whitest beaches, the Whitsundays are a haven for lovers of sun, sailing and sand.