Getting to Daydream Island

The ideal size for a relaxing getaway, Daydream Island offers a fantastic range of accommodation, activities and natural attractions. The below map outlines the excellent range of facilities and is a great example of all the swimming pools, restaurants, bars and water activities there are to choose from.

All of the attractions shown on the map are easily accessed via a number of picturesque boardwalks and walking tracks which offer a sense of adventure and some utterly spectacular views of the Whitsundays, particularly from amid the lush rainforest at the top of the hill in the centre of the island.


Comprised of 74 islands, Daydream Island is located at the centre of the Whitsunday Island group in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.

Getting There

Getting to Daydream Island is as simple as flying to Hamilton Island or Shute Harbour and taking a 30 minute transfer with Cruise Whitsundays to the island. For those who like to make a grand entrance, there are also 2 helipads located on the island.

Direct flights to Hamilton Island operate daily from Cairns, Brisbane and Sydney with connecting flights available from all major cities.

Direct flights to Proserpine's Whitsunday Coast Airport are also available with coach transfers transporting guests to the launch transfers to Daydream Island.

Flight Times

Sydney 2hrs 25mins
Melbourne 3hrs 24mins
Brisbane 1hr 45mins
Cairns 1hr 05mins