Whitsunday Regional Council

Whitsunday Regional Council

Region
Description

The Whitsunday Region is located in tropical North Queensland, about 1,100 km north of Brisbane and 620km south of Cairns. The Region encompasses the rural town of Proserpine, the mining town of Collinsville, the coastal settlements of Bowen, Cannonvale, Airlie Beach and Shute Harbour and the 74 magnificent resort and national park Whitsunday Islands. The region covers an area of 23,856 square kilometers with an approximate permanent resident population of 30,719.