Australia's Hayman Island


By OUTTraveler Contributer

For the ideal tropical getaway, escape to Queensland, Australia's Hayman Island.

Australia has long been known for its modern cities with stunning architecture, its vast plant and animal life, and arguably most importantly, its one-of-a-kind landscapes in the Outback and seascapes like the Great Barrier Reef. If you're looking to take that ideal seaside vacation in a picturesque tropical paradise, go no further than Queensland's Hayman Island.

Situated in the Coral Sea, the northernmost of the Whitsunday resort islands, offers guests first-class accommodations, including fishing, sailing, touring, dining and unparalleled service, not to mention direct access to the Great Barrier Reef, one of the most beautiful natural wonders of the world.