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  1. 25 September

    ‘Silliest’ drug supplier so obvious, he should put up sign Read More

    Cannonvale man told he was the ‘silliest person’ seen in court for a long time.

  2. 25 September

    Voters to break ‘playbook of anti-coal activists’ Read More

    Stalled coal mine’s grim warning to Bowen Basin: ‘Don’t think it couldn’t happen to you’

  3. 25 September

    Election debates to be livestreamed for voters Read More

    Mackay, Whitsunday, Mirani and Burdekin candidates for the October state election will go head-to-head in the Daily Mercury’s series of virtual debates.

  4. 25 September

    115 jobs in limbo as dam plan hits a wall Read More

    Years after the Federal Government committed $30 million to build a weir in north Queensland, the State Government has finally matched the funds.

  5. 25 September

    Hot-button issue has Queenslanders fuming Read More

    From north to south, it’s a burning issue on which Queenslanders want tough and decisive action as the state election looms. YOUR SAY SURVEY RESULTS


  1. Airlie Beach / Whitsundays

    Temp. 21°C feels like 25°C

    Humidity 94%

    Chance of Rain 5%

    Mostly sunny. Mostly sunny.

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  2. Proserpine

    Temp. 16°C feels like 18°C

    Humidity 96%

    Chance of Rain 20%

    Partly cloudy. Partly cloudy.

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  3. Bowen

    Temp. 18°C feels like 19°C

    Humidity 100%

    Chance of Rain 10%

    Partly cloudy. Partly cloudy.

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  4. Mackay

    Temp. 18°C feels like 19°C

    Humidity 97%

    Chance of Rain 10%

    Partly cloudy. Partly cloudy.

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Local Knowledge

Printable Maps

Our maps show all of the best local sights and activities throughout Airlie Beach, Proserpine, Collinsville, Hydeaway Bay, Dingo Beach, Bowen, Scottsville and Collinsville. Print them and keep a copy in your car for those mobile phone black spots.
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Printable Calendar

Download and print our calendar for 2016, complete with key whitsunday events and school holidays. Pin it to the fridge!
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Emergency Guide

Find out what to do and who to call in an emergency anywhere in the Whitsunday region.
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First Aid Guide

Learn the first aid for situations you may encounter in the Whitsundays.
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Community Guide

Find useful contacts throughout the Whitsunday region
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