- 1 Is it worth staying on Hamilton Island?
- 2 Is Hamilton Island boring?
- 3 Is Hamilton Island Good?
- 4 What is the best time of year to visit Hamilton Island?
- 5 Are there crocodiles in Hamilton Island?
- 6 How many days do you need in Hamilton Island?
- 7 Can you swim on Hamilton Island?
- 8 Can you walk around Hamilton Island?
- 9 How expensive is Hamilton Island?
- 10 Who lives on Hamilton Island?
- 11 Is Hamilton Island safe?
- 12 How much is the ferry to Hamilton Island?
- 13 Are there Box jellyfish in the Whitsundays?
- 14 Who flies Hamilton Island?
- 15 What to do on Hamilton Island when it’s raining?
Is it worth staying on Hamilton Island?
It’s great to stay on Hamilton with your golf buggy in a holiday villa and head out for dinner with your large group, but the island is very expensive and frankly, the beaches here are not as beautiful as the others in the Whitsundays.
Is Hamilton Island boring?
Unless you are into water sports or want to go out to the barrier reef (1 day) Hamilton Island is boring, boring, boring and expensive. Self-contained island with its own little town and enough activities to keep everyone entertained.
Is Hamilton Island Good?
Situated in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, Hamilton Island is the perfect base for exploring everything the reef has to offer. Located in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, Whitehaven Beach is one of the world’s most unspoiled and beautiful beaches.
What is the best time of year to visit Hamilton Island?
April – June
Boasting clear skies, minimal rain and plenty of sunshine, April through June is a great time to visit Hamilton Island. As the weather begins to cool off, Hamilton Island temperatures average at a balmy 24°C making it a great time to explore the regions beautiful scenery and reef.
Are there crocodiles in Hamilton Island?
There is also a wildlife park on Hamilton Island, which houses another saltwater crocodile, so enquire with us how to visit for the day or overnight to enjoy these incredible apex predators.
How many days do you need in Hamilton Island?
Personally, I think that 10 days allows you to split your time and have 5 days in Noosa and 5 days on Hamilton Island. Both are uniquely beautiful and have plenty of fantastic beaches to please the most fastidious tourist!
Can you swim on Hamilton Island?
Yes, you most certainly can swim when you visit Hamilton Island! The main swimming pool with swim-up bar next to Catseye Beach.
Can you walk around Hamilton Island?
Most things on Hamilton Island are within easy walking distance. It is a leisurely 10 minute stroll from the resort side to the marina.
How expensive is Hamilton Island?
Everything worked but at $250 a night, you can do a lot better in Australia. Hamilton Island is very very expensive. There is a lot of choice for food but is extremely overpriced e.g. packet of chips in Reef View Hotel lobby $7.90. (would cost $2 at safeway).
Who lives on Hamilton Island?
What I mean is that there are no permanent residents on the island, with the exception of some of the staff and the retirees who have bought an apartment or holiday home here. Primary school aged kids who live on Hamilton Island because their parents found work here can attend mixed classes up until year 6.
Is Hamilton Island safe?
Hamilton Island and the rest of Queensland is generally regarded as safe. However, here are a few tips on how to avoid potential annoyances other travelers have encountered.
How much is the ferry to Hamilton Island?
Pricing – from 1 April 2020
|To/from Daydream Island||$60.00||$43.00|
|To/from Hamilton Island||$81.90||$64.90|
Are there Box jellyfish in the Whitsundays?
Remember, though many species of jellyfish are harmless, we must be very aware that the Irukandji, box jellyfish and other more dangerous species are found in the Whitsundays.
Who flies Hamilton Island?
Hamilton Island Airport is the main air hub for the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef. This modern, fully-equipped airport handles direct flights from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Cairns, operated by Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Qantas.
What to do on Hamilton Island when it’s raining?
5 THINGS TO DO ON HAMILTON ISLAND WHEN IT’S WET AND OVERCAST
- TRY OUT SOME WATER SPORTS.
- WANDER AROUND THE ISLAND.
- GO HIKING.
- READ A BOOK.
- DRIVE AROUND IN A GOLF BUGGY.