Airlie Beach information

Airlie Beach

Airlie Beach Lagoon

Airlie Beach Lagoon
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Snorkelling in the Great Barrier Reef

Snorkelling in the Great Barrier Reef (Click to Enlarge)

Airlie Beach is a cosmopolitan and vibrant beach town situated on Queensland's Whitsunday coast. The area is a perfect base for exploring the Whitsunday Islands this link goes to an external website and The Great Barrier Reef this link goes to an external website
Shute Harbour Road is the main street in Airlie Beach and offers a range of quality restaurants, cafes and bars, many with stunning views of the Whitsunday Passage. The Airlie Beach Lagoon provides year-round swimming free from 'stingers' (the local term for jelly fish).

Useful links:
More about Airlie Beach this link goes to an external website
Things to see and do this link goes to an external website
More about Whitsunday Islands this link goes to an external website

Weather and climate

Airlie Beach has a subtropical climate and is on the same latitude as the Fiji Islands. Airlie Beach offers sunny, tropical weather virtually all year round.
September average temp (Celsius) min: 19.2 | max: 25.9
September rainfall in (millimetres): 15