Hamilton Island Race Week

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.

Link http://www.hamiltonislandraceweek.com.au/

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 stay@summitairliebeach.com.au

Whitsundays Weather

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!


Bowen Family Fishing Classic (18th Sept – 19th Sept)

The Bowen fishing Classic is one of Australia’s largest family fishing competitions.

The event brings fishing enthusiasts to Bowen for the weekend, whilst providing entertainment and activities for the whole family.

Why not also extend your trip to include Airlie Beach only a 45 minute drive South of Bowen and experience all the Whitsundays has to offer.

Link www.bowenfamilyfishingclassic.com

To book call 1800 463 417 or email stay@summitairlieebach.com.au