Daydream Island Holidays in Whitsunday Islands Queensland
Home to an exclusive resort destination and measuring only one kilometre in length, a vacation on Daydream Island will leave you feeling as if you have been conveniently marooned in a tropical paradise. Located within the fabulous Whitsundays, a trip to Daydream Island is only a minutes boat ride from Airlie Beach on the Queensland coast, or is easily accessed with a flight and accommodation package deal from DISCOVER AUSTRALIA.
Guests are greeted at the resort with an amazing outdoor aquarium; one of the largest man made reef systems in the world. An wondrous educational experience, the pool is a microcosm of the Great Barrier Reef system and allows guests to hand feed a selection of the 80 species of marine animals within. Over time, Bruce the sickle fin lemon shark, Brutus the Barramundi, Pikelet and Pancake the stingray have become favourites with the crowds that gather for the twice daily feeding sessions which explain the importance of conserving this World Heritage listed region. Accompanied talks about the animals at Daydream Island are led by experienced biologists.
A holiday on Daydream presents a perfect opportunity to explore the abundance of marine life that crowds around the edges of the isle’s shores. With the money saved from booking a package deal Daydream Island holiday and the assistance of trained professionals at your disposal, why not spend your holiday taking a scuba diving course? The island resort offers pool training and guided reef dives. The completion of an Open Water Dive Course will equip participants with an internationally recognised certificate. Refresher courses for previous enthusiasts are also available.
Excellent snorkelling can be enjoyed in the surrounding waters off the Queensland Whitsundays coast, and guests can be accompanied by guides if they desire.
A Daydream Island holiday offers a range of family friendly activities; beat the kids as you tee off through a round of 19 holes mini golf with a difference, an interactive challenge with an Australian theme that has been lauded as one of the most interesting courses in the Southern Hemisphere. Challenge the kids to a game of tennis, volleyball or badminton. Kid friendly movies screen at the magnificent outdoor cinema, situated on a coral beach and younger island adventurers adore the exotic and colourful Jungle Jumble Kids Playground.
Its easy to convince your teenagers to trade the computer for adventure sports this family trip; with water boarding, knee boarding and tube rides behind speed boats all on offer. Alternatively, choose parasailing for an adrenaline rush with a view. From a position 300 feet up in the air, see the Whitsundays unfold before you, as your boat glides over an expanse of clear water. The warm waters around Daydream Island can be enjoyed at a more sedate pace by paddling out on a sea kayak, stopping at secluded beaches at your leisure.
The perfect wedding location, complete with Wedding Chapel overlooking the ocean, a Daydream Island Wedding vacation can be completed with a champagne flight over magnificent vistas to the stunning Whitehaven Beach. With pure white sands composed of 98% silica, this beach offers a 7 kilometre long slice of heaven for even the amateur photographer to complete the perfect wedding album.
Another great way to experience the spoils of Daydream Island during your Queensland Holiday is by booking a Helireef or Aviation Adventure. Helicopter trips can be taken to the outer reef.
Dining out on Daydream Island can form one of the key pleasures of your stay at this idyllic spot off the Queensland coast where a number of bars and restaurants cater for formal meals to quick kids snacks. Sip a cocktail at Splashes Bar or Gilligan’s Health Hut, or enjoy a la carte dining with a view at Mermaids and the Lagoon Bar and Waterfalls restaurant located on the north of the island offer meals within an underwater themed atrium.
An sophisticated tropical island is arguably the perfect place for the girls on holiday at Daydream Island to combine a relaxing holiday with spa treatments to refresh your mind and your body and nourish your skin. Rejuvenating massage, facials, and naturopathy and beauty treatments are all available the Daydream Island Resort Spa where sessions can incorporate seaweed wraps and caviar facials to provide an experience unique to the Queensland region. Reserve some me time and unwind in a hydrotherapy bath, or book a couples package in one of 16 private rooms to reconnect with your significant other discover your perfect Daydream Island holiday.
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