Archive for May, 2011

Hamilton Island Race Week

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Audi Hamilton Island Race Week has become renowned as Australia’s blue ribbon sailing regatta with hundreds of famous yachts heading north each year to enjoy a week of great racing and social action from the 19th of August 2011 on Hamilton Island.


Time your holiday to visit the spectacular Whitsundays with a stay at Summit Apartments and a day trip or stop over on Hamilton Island to watch the Maxi Yachts in action.

To book call 1800 463 417 or email

Whitsundays Weather

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

The Whitsundays enjoys a tropical climate of hot summers, warm winters and bright spring and autumn days. Average daily temperatures range from around 22 – 23 degrees celsius in the winter months of June and July, and up to 29 – 30 degrees celsius in December and January during the height of summer. Water temperatures remain a welcoming 25 degrees celsius most of the year round.

The tropical wet season occurs during January to March when days can be steamy and the summer heat is often broken by tropical showers.

Below you will find current weather information for the next 3 days in the Whitsundays, as well as live webcams from Airlie Beach and the Great Barrier Reef so you can see what the weather is doing right now!

Airlie Beach Whitsundays

Saturday, May 21st, 2011

Airlie Summit Apartments is a deluxe 4 ½ star property offering fully self contained 1 & 2 bedroom apartments. Located in the foothills of the magnificent Conway National Park Summit boasts beautiful water views of the Whitsunday Coast Line and surrounding rainforest.

Spacious, comfortable and stylish are just some of the qualities guests use to describe the property.

Each of the spacious apartments feature quality fittings and contemporary furnishings. They have been designed to maximise comfort while taking inspiration from the natural surrounds to create and ambience of tranquillity and relaxation.

Located only minutes from the centre of Airlie Beach, Airlie Summit Apartments is the perfect base from which to explore all that the Whitsundays have to offer.

Summit Apartments offers Disability Compliant Apartments & is Green STAR Eco-Friendly accredited.


2011 Travellers’ Choice Winner, Top 10 Bargain hotels in the South Pacific

2010 Queensland Tourism “Deluxe Accommodation” FINALIST

2010 Tourism Whitsundays “Deluxe Accommodation” FINALIST

2010 Tourism Whitsundays “Young Achiever” (Amie McKay – Manager) FINALIST

2009 Tourism Whitsundays “Best New Business Tourism Development” WINNER

2009 Access for All Dylan Award – Disability Access Friendly

2009 AAA Tourism Eco Friendly Accreditation


To book call 1800 463 417 or email