It was named the South Pacific’s Best Beach in the 2015 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards, and we’re proud to call it our own.

Whitehaven Beach is located on Whitsunday Island, the largest island in the Whitsundays.

Its striking white sand spans over 7 glorious kilometres, nestled between azure blue water and lush greenery.

No trip to Hamilton Island is complete without seeing Whitehaven Beach for yourself. There are numerous options to travel to Whitehaven Beach, by sea or by air.

Sail and Snorkel

Explore – Hamilton Island offers a full day sailing trip aboard their large catamaran On The Edge, visiting Whitehaven Beach and another location for snorkelling. Morning, afternoon tea and lunch are provided. 

Arrive by Helicopter

Travel to Whitehaven Beach by air, catching a bird’s eye view of the Whitsundays from above.