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100 Magic Miles of the Great Barrier Reef

100 Magic Miles of the Great Barrier Reef
100 Magic Miles of the Great Barrier Reef

This edition 100 Magic Miles represents the latest, up-to-date information on the islands and anchorages of the Whitsundays, including the introduction of many additional moorings, and on steps to further protect the coral reefs of the area. Details are given on the re-opened Hayman Island and Daydream Island resorts and a new boutique resort at the southern end of Long Island, the Elysian Retreat.

100 Magic Miles includes latest information on island camping, fishing in the Whitsundays, important information on first aid and advice for staying safe when on and in the water.

A brief overview of the area and pictorial introduction The Whitsundays and the Great Barrier Reef (an introduction to the wonders of Great Barrier Reef and its underwater life, including an explanation of corals, and setting the Whitsundays into the context of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park

Locations within this Map

Cannonvale Airlie Beach Bowen Hamilton Island Hideaway Bay Shutehaven Wilson Beach Heronvale Conway Beach Midge Point Acacia Island Acacia Creek Adelaide Point Airlie Bay Airlie Creek Alert Bank Allonby Island Almora Islet Anchor Islands Anchor Point Anchorsmith Island Andersons Bay Anne Island Anvil Island Apostle Bay Arkhurst Island Armit Island Mount Arthur Aspatria Island Bailey Islet Baird Point Bait Reef Banana Creek Barramundi Creek Base Point Baxendell Shoal Baynham Island Bellows Island Bells Waterhole Ben Lomond Bench Point Bennett Rock Mount Bertha Billy Creek Bird Island Black Currant Island Black Island Blackcombe Island Blacksmith Island Blackwood Shoals Bloomsbury Bluff Point Boat Haven Boat Point Bolton Hill Bolton Shoal Bona Bay Bonavista Border Island Boulder Creek Box Creek Brampton Island Brampton Island National Park Mount Bramston Branch Creek Brisk Bay Brush Island Buddibuddi Island Bullion Rocks Bullock Creek Burning Point Butterfly Bay Calder Island Calf Island Calton Hill Campbell Creek Campbells Plain Cape Rock Carlisle Island Carondelet Rock Cateran Bay Catseye Bay Cattle Bay Cawarra Head Cedar Creek Mount Chaine Mount Challenger Charley Creek Chinamans Rock Chrome Rock Chyebassa Shoal Cid Harbour Cid Island Cockermouth Island Cod Point Coffin Island Cole Island Comston Island Conder Hills Conder Shoal Conway Conway Range Conway Shoal Cape Conway Mount Conway Coppersmith Rock Coral Point Covering Beach Covering Creek Cow Island Cowrie Island Crab Bay Crab Creek Craig Point Cramer Point Croaker Rock Cumberland Channel Cumberland Islands Dalrymple Point Dalwood Point Daniel Point Dargin Datum Rock Daydream Island Dead Dog Island Debella Deedes Point Deepwater Point Defiance Island Defiance Reefs Deloraine Island Port Denison Denman Island Dent Island Devereux Rock Dingo Beach Dingo Creek Dolphin Point Don River Dorsal Rock Double Bay Double Cone Island Double Peak Range Double Rock Doughty Creek Driftwood Bay Dry Creek Dryander Mount Dryander Duck Creek Dugong Bay Dugong Inlet Dumbell Island Dungurra Island East Point East Repulse Island East Rock Echo Point Eden Lassie Creek Edgecumbe Bay Edgecumbe Heights Cape Edgecumbe Edgell Rock Edward Island Edwin Rock Egremont Pass Emu Creek Eshelby Island Esk Island Fairlight Rock Fantome Rocks Farrier Island Flimby Shoal Finger And Thumb Islands Finlaysons Point Fire Point Firth Patch Fish Reef Fitzalan Island Flagstaff Hill Flame Tree Creek Flying Fox Islands Forge Rocks Fox Creek French Shoal Frith Rock Funnel Bay Gaibirra Island Galbraith Creek Gamut Creek Gap Beach Gap Creek Genesta Bay George Point Geranium Shoal Gilling Point Glenavon Gloucester Gloucester Creek Gloucester Head Gloucester Island Gloucester Passage Cape Gloucester Goat Bay Goat Island Goldsmith Island Goorganga Creek Gordon Creek Mount Gordon Grants Bank Grassy Island Green Point Gregory Creek Gregory River Greta Creek Grimston Point Groper Point Gulnare Inlet Gumbrell Island Gungwiya Island Gunn Island Hammer Island Hannah Point Happy Bay Hardy Reef Harold Island Haslewood Island Haswell Patch Hay Gully Hayman Channel Hayman Island Mount Hayward Helvellyn Rocks Hempel Rock Henning Island Herbert Hesket Rock High Islands High Mountain Hill Inlet Hill Rock Hillsborough Channel Homestead Bay Hook Hook Island Hook Peak Hook Reef Mount Horn Horseshoe Bay Hughes Point Humpy Point Hunt Channel Hutchison Shoal Hyde Rock Ian Point Ingot Ingot Islets Intaburra Io Reef Ireby Islet Mount Jeffreys Jester Rock Jesuit Point Jochheim Creek Joseph Bay Kangaroo Creek Mount Kangaroo Katoomba Bank Kennard Rocks Kennedy Sound Ker Point Keswick Island Keyser Island Kings Beach Cape Lachlan Lady Island Ladysmith Island Lagoon Rock Lamberts Beach Lamond Hill Langford Creek Langford Island Leeper Shoal Lethe Brook Lindeman Islands National Park Lindeman Group Lindeman Island Line Reef Linne Island Little Conway Little Lindeman Island Llewellyn Shoal Locksmith Island Lonely Bay Long Island Long Island Peak Long Island Sound Long Rock Long Shoal Longford Creek Loriad Point Low Island Low Rock Lucas Creek Lupton Island Mackay Point Mackerel Bay Mount Maclear Macona Inlet Maher Island Major Creek Mandalay Point Mansell Island Manta Ray Island Mount Maria Mount Marlow Mars Shoal Martin Islet Mount Mary Maryport Bay Maryport Island Mausoleum Island McCanes Bay Mount Merkara Mid Molle Island Middle Hill Middle Island Midge Mountain Minstrel Rocks Miowera Miralda Creek Molle Molle Channel Port Molle Mookarra Mookarra Creek Morgans Creek Mosstrooper Peak Mother Beddick Mount Nutt Waterholes Mullers Lagoon Murray Bay Nara Inlet Native Dog Creek Neck Bay New Beach Newry Island Newry Islands National Park Port Newry Nicolson Island North Entrance North Head North Molle Island North Red Cliff Island North Repulse Island North Rock Notch Hill Nunga Island Mount Nutt O'Connell River Olden Island Mount Oldfield One Foot Island Oom Shoal Orchid Creek Orion Shoal Osprey Point Outer Harbour Outer Newry Island Pallion Point Palm Bay Palm Creek Panorama Lookout Passage Islet Passage Peak Pear Shoals Pelican Island Penny Bay Pentecost Island Perseverance Island Peter Head Petrel Islet Picaninny Point Pigeon Island Pincer Island Pine Head Pine Island Pinnacle Peak Pinnacle Point Pioneer Bay Pioneer Point Pioneer Rocks Planton Island Platypus Rock Plum Pudding Island Pocket Paddock Poole Island Pring Proserpine Plain Proserpine River Mount Proserpine Puritan Bay Queens Bay Queens Beach Rabbit Island Red Cliff Islands Reef Point Refuge Bay Relief Point Repair Island Repulse Bay Repulse Beach Repulse Creek Repulse Islands Ripple Rocks Rocky Creek Rocky Hill Rocky Island Rocky Point Roma Point Rooper Inlet Mount Rooper Rose Bay Roseric Shoal Ross Islet Ross Smith Bank Round Head Ryans Creek Saddleback Island Saltwater Creek Sawmill Bay Scawfell Island Schooner Rock Scrubby Creek Scrubby Hill Seaforth Island Sealark Patch Mount Sharp Shaw Shaw Island Shaw Peak Shoal Bay Shoalwater Bay Shute Bay Shute Harbour Shute Island Sidney Island Sillago Island Silloth Rocks Silversmith Island Sinclair Bay Sinclair Head Singapore Rock Sir James Smith Group Six Mile Creek Skiddaw Peak Slade Island Slade Bay Slade Point Slade Rock Solder Island Solway Pass South Channel South Entrance South Head South Molle Island South Red Cliff Island South Repulse Island Southern Point Specie Shoal Spit Point Spitfire Rock Spring Creek St Bees Head St Bees Island St Helen Rock Stanley Point Steff Rock Stone Island Stonehaven Bay Stony Creek Stripe Point Mount Sunter Surprise Rock Swamp Bay Swizel Creek Swordfish Point Mount Sydney Tancred Island Teague Island The Beak The Causeway The Hump The Inlet Thomas Island Thompson Creek Thora Point Three Fathom Patch Tinsmith Island Tommy Roundback Tongue Point Trammel Bay Triangle Island Trigla Rock Turtle Bay Turtle Point Unsafe Passage Venus Shoal Vincent Bay Vine Creek Volskow Island Waite Creek Watering Horse Creek Wentworth Rocks Western Point Whale Bay White Bay White Cliffs White Rock Whitehaven Bay Whitsunday Whitsunday Cairn Whitsunday Craig Whitsunday Group Whitsunday Island Whitsunday Islands National Park Whitsunday Passage Whitsunday Peak Wigton Island Mount Williams Wilson Windy Bay Winter Shoal Wirrainbeia Island Woodcutter Bay Woodwark Bay Wool Bay Workington Island Yard Creek Yeates Creek Yellow Rock Yerumbinna Island Yiundalla Island Yumbabullo Zamia Hill Bloomsbury Conservation Park Smith Islands National Park South Cumberland Islands National Park Rattray Island Urilla Rock Laguna Quays Barb Reef Preston Whitsunday Shire Brandy Creek Cannon Valley Flametree Goorganga Plains Jubilee Pocket Lethebrook Mandalay Palm Grove Riordanvale Sugarloaf Whitsunday Shire Whitsundays Gregory River Whitsunday Shire Woodwark Conway National Park Gloucester National Park Molle Islands National Park Repulse Islands National Park Sinker Reef Greys Bay Cork Hills Jones Point Fuller Point Mount Robison Fitzalan Passage Stonehaven Anchorage Dryander National Park Bail Reef Inveroona Inverncoona Mount Nuts Don Hill Mount Mother Beddick Bowen Hill Town Hill Round Hill Point Shoal Water Bay Port of Bowen Arkhurst Islet Passage Island Gloucester Pass The Narrows Langford Islet Black Islet Cockatoo Point One Foot Islet Bird Islet Six Fathom Bank Maria Hill Dingo Waterholes Glencoe Mary Hill Mount Ben Lomond Red Bream Creek Maona Inlet Deloraine Islet Marked Hill Dumbell Islet Peteril Island Petrel Island OHanlon Siding Almora Island Wirrainbeia Islet Bell Creek Ball Hill Lion Point North Arm Dugong Inlet North Arm of Dugong Inlet East Arm Dugong Inlet East Arm of Dugong Inlet Ireby Island Sillago Islet Lady Islet Molle Islands Mount Robinson West Molle Island South Molle Tourist Camp Molle Island The Horn Babieca Summit Deauville Waite Bay Walle Creek Pear Shoal Loriard Point Lupton Reef Hump Solway Passage Windermere Dent Passage Whitsunday Pass Young Island Woodcutters Bay Andersons Inlet Rossleigh Bona Vista Cow and Calf Islands Ann Island Cow Islet Cole Islet Calf Islet Sidney Islet Kelsey Creek Coorganga Creek Defiance Creek Little Conway Mountain Dalys Island Defiance Islet Pine Islet Goose Lagoon Banana Pocket Ripple Rock Convay Shoal Saint Helen Rock OConnell River Midgeton Solder Islet Coffin Islet Finger and Thumb Maryport Islet Maryport Islands Devereux Rocks Crooker Rock Fantome Rock Duddon Point Acacia Islet Conow Creek Egremont Passage Saint Bees Island Wheatley Shoal Filmoy Shoal Hesketh Rock Hunt Shoal Bailey Island Amhurst Apsley Creek Oyster Island Forgan Smith Point Bagley Point Mackay Outer Harbour