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Hamilton Island

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Level with Long Island, but on the outside of the Whitsunday Passage is Hamilton Island , the most famous of the Whitsunday Islands. Known as a world class island paradise, Hamilton Island in the Australian Whitsundays is a perfect place for a vacation. 

Hamilton Island

As the second largest inhabited member of the Whitsundays, it features numerous opportunities for diving and sailing experiences as well as dining and shopping. 

Visitors can arrive to Hamilton Island by air, as it has the only Whitsunday airport large enough to handle commercial airplanes, and they can also arrive by ferry. Hamilton Island gained prominence in the media recently through a world-wide contest called "The Best Job in the World."

This is a privately owned island with an airport offering commercial flights to and from Brisbane, Townsville, Cairns , Brampton Island, Sydney and Melbourne. Hamilton Island has a number of accommodation options for different budgets.




Hamilton Island Race Week Festival
The Race Week festival is held in August, and brings in one hundred fifty or more yachts from all over Australia and New Zealand for a week of races and festivities.



Hamilton Island Golf Club and Course
The only championship golf course on any of the islands around Australia is located on Dent Island, just to the west of Hamilton Island.  The par 71 course was designed by champion golfer, Peter Thomson.  It features ocean views, ever present winds, ridges, and valleys, making it challenging and enjoyable for golfers of all experience levels.



Relaxation Centre
The Relaxation Centre offers a wide range of holistic therapies and massage treatments for unwinding while on vacation. 


 
 

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