Airlie Beach is a tourist center in Australia with a population of 2751. It is located on the east coast of Australia in the state of Queensland between Cairns and Brisbane . In close proximity are the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef . Airlie Beach is located at approximately the same latitude as Tahiti and is attracted by its pleasant tropical climate. The site is located in the local administrative area (LGA) Whitsunday region .
Airlie Beach is located about 30 kilometers east of the Bruce Highway . One branch of the Bruce Highway is located in the city of Proserpine . In Proserpine is the nearest railway station. From here trains run almost daily towards Cairns and Brisbane , including the famous Sunlander from Brisbane to Cairns. There is also shuttle bus services to and from Airlie Beach for every incoming train. Whitsunday Transit operates between Cannonvale and Shute Harbour to a half hourly bus service. There are up to Proserpine several times a day a bus. The train and bus services are coordinated.
The airport of Airlie Beach, the Whitsunday Coast Airport is located approximately 40 kilometers west of Airlie Beach. From here there are regular flights to Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney. For regional air services between the islands and Airlie Beach or fly over the Great Barrier Reef and the Whitsundays offers to the region between Airlie Beach and Harbour Airport Shut Whitsunday Airport at. Nor is this the best way the famous Heart Reef to fly over.