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Family Friendly Whitsunday Accommodation

By palmbay | October 9, 2019

Spending time on holiday creating cherished memories is one of life’s great joys. Here at Palm Bay Resort we offer the self-catering accommodation in the Whitsundays that’s perfect for families who are looking for a unique resort experience. Our 25 accommodation villas, suites and houses offer options for couples, individuals or families. We can also cater to groups […]

Hamilton Island Summer Festival

Hamilton Island Summer Festival

By palmbay | October 5, 2019

When: Summer School Holidays 2019/2020 Where:  Hamilton Island, Whitsundays Hamilton Island’s Summer Festival will be jam packed full of fun for the whole family these Summer School Holidays! The annual festival that runs from middle of December through to the middle of January, includes lots of live entertainment in many of the islands bars, restaurants […]

Whitehaven Beach Ocean Swim

By palmbay | September 12, 2019

When: Sunday 24 November, 2019 Where: Whitehaven Beach, Whitsundays As part of the the Hamilton Island Endurance Series weekend (which encompasses the Hamilton Island Triathlon and Junior Hamilton Island Triathlon) is the Whitehaven Beach Ocean Swim. There’s really no more scenic destination for an ocean swim than the beautiful Whitsundays! Be part of the action and […]

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Hamilton Island Triathlon

By palmbay | September 11, 2019

When: Saturday 23 & Sunday 24 November, 2019 Where: Hamilton Island, Whitsundays The Hamilton Island Triathlon is set in one of Australia’s most beautiful locations, Hamilton Island on 23 and 24 November. The Hamilton Island Triathlon provides the ultimate test of endurance over two spectacular days of competition offering a fitness challenge suitable for the entire family. The 2019 Hamilton […]

PGA Golf Championship Hamilton Island

By palmbay | September 10, 2019

PGA Professional Championship & Amateur Golf Championship When:  November 18thto 21st, 2019 Where: Hamilton Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland The exciting national final for the PGA Professional Championship is being held at Hamilton Island in the Whitsundays again this year!  The defending champion from 2018 is Scott Laycock of Victoria. In conjunction with the event […]

Free and low cost onsite activities

Free and Low Cost Onsite Activities

By palmbay | August 29, 2019

At Palm Bay Resort you have the best of both worlds. You can choose to lounge around the resort’s swimming pool under a shady umbrella all day or lay on the beach and soak up the island vibes. Palm Bay Resort also offers a range of free and low cost activities to help you make […]

Airlie Beach Festival of Music

By palmbay | August 27, 2019

When: 8 to 10 November, 2019 Where: Various Airlie Beach Venues Head to Airlie Beach this November and experience world-class music in a scenic seaside setting.  The Airlie Beach Festival of Music is taking place over 3 days from 8 to 10 November at Airlie Beach. There will also be some activity happening on the 7th […]

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Whitsunday Eats and Treats

By palmbay | August 16, 2019

When: Saturday 21st October, 2019 Where: Whitsunday Sportspark, 2489 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach QLD.   Gather your friends and family and head to Whitsunday Sportspark on Saturday the 21st of October for the annual ‘Whitsunday Eats and Treats’. This community based event offers something for everyone  with food vans, trucks and stalls, market stalls, live music, […]

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Walk to the Lighthouse Bowen

By palmbay | July 29, 2019

When: Saturday 31st August, 2019 Where: Meet at Dalrymple Point Once or twice per year, during winter, the day time tides become low enough for a special event to occur – Bowen’s Walk to the Lighthouse! The lighthouse is located one kilometre from the Bowen mainland at the entrance to the Port Dension on North Head […]

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Are you ready to Run The Great Whitsunday Trail?!

By palmbay | July 29, 2019

When: Sunday 15 September, 2019 Where: Airlie Beach, Whitsundays Are you a keen runner? Then be sure to tick ‘run the great whitsunday trail’ off your accomplishments bucket list! Brought to you by Whitsunday Running Club is the 13th Annual 28.7k Run the Great Whitsunday Trail 2019; the 3rd Annual 57.4k Ultra; and the 2nd Annual […]