A slice of paradise Whitehaven Beach With its warm, turquoise-hued water and soft, impeccably white sand, Whitehaven Beach is simply heaven on earth
Whitehaven Beach is known for its white sands. The Beach is a 7 km stretch along Whitsunday Island.
The island is accessible by boat from the mainland tourist ports of Airlie Beach and Shute Harbour, as well as Hamilton Island.
Whitehaven Beach won a CNN award for Most Eco Friendly Beach in 2010.
Dogs are not permitted on the beach and cigarette smoking is prohibited