◗ There are accommodation options for every budget in Airlie. For more information visit tourismwhitsundays.com.au.
◗ Conway National Park has numerous walking trails and scenic lookouts which wind through rainforest and bushland. If you visit in the wet season then make sure you visit Cedar Creek Falls.
◗ The winter is the best time to see saltwater crocodiles, as well as other native wildlife attracted to the region’s estuaries. Whitsunday Crocodile Safari is the only commercial tour on Proserpine River.
◗ Airlie will be a hive of activity during The Airlie Beach Festival of Music, which runs from November 10 to 12. A three-day pass is $245.