Central Queensland

Beach at Town of 1770 - Photo and text courtesy of Tourism QLD

Be open to discovery in Central Queensland, where you can take a real holiday!

Central Queensland is renowned around the world for the Great Barrier Reef, stunning rainforests, a vast outback, beaches and islands. It's a holiday capital and you can experience it all.

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Workmans Beach - Photo courtesy of Tourism QLD
Watersports - Photo courtesy of Tourism QLD
Boat Harbour - Photo courtesy of Tourism QLD


Max temperatures of 30°C in summer and 25°C in winter.

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Visions of the SeaVisions of the Sea
Spectacular underwater images paired with music compositions that will leave you in awe of the most amazing ocean life on our planet. By Annie Crawley.


My Day with MantasMy Day with Mantas
Coming to Australia I had no illusions about how good the diving could be. We have been hearing how good the Barrier Reef is for years now, and it is good, but has anyone heard of The Coral Coast ('Where is that?' - I hear you ask) ...
Heron Island Bliss - a Family Diving HolidayHeron Island Bliss - a Family Diving Holiday
A place like Heron Island is a great destination for families by offering a variety of activities all throughout the day, catering to people of all ages and interests. One can do a single boat dive and be back to spend the rest of the day exploring the island with or without expert staff, read books, hang by the pool or at the end of the day join the sunset cruise. There is plenty of time to relax and no worries about having to get any chores done.
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