Forget daggy socks and handkerchiefs this Christmas and spoil that special someone with one of Queensland's newest tourism experiences. Sail the Whitsundays aboard a classic yacht to discover Whitehaven Beach in true romantic style or treat the kids to a watery adventure thanks to Oaks Oasis’ $9.7 million dollar refurb on the Sunshine Coast that includes a brand new on-site waterpark. Culture vultures will flock to Australia’s most cultured free App, Culturalist, to help them discover the coolest galleries in Brisbane.
Save the date for these January events in Queensland
Sports fanatics – January is your month! Kick off your new
year with true grunt and take a punt at Australia’s richest race day with $10
million in prize money up for grabs at the Magic Millions Carnival. Prefers
balls over fillies? Head to Australia’s
River City to watch the world’s biggest names in tennis grunt, volley and smash
their way to victory. Queensland has your events calendar sorted this new year!
It’s never been easier to access the Great Barrier Reef with properties and tours popping up along the coast. Cruise to Lady Musgrave Island in the Southern Great Barrier Reef, or take a trip to Keswick Island off the coast off Mackay for some of the best island day trips in Queensland. Enjoy the best of both worlds (reef and rainforest) with Sailaway’s new Two Worlds In a Day tour. From island tours to a new kid-friendly experience opening at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary on the Gold Coast, Queensland is set to shine this spring.