Wondering what to do during your stay?  Wonder no longer…

We’ve put together some amazing trip itineraries to help you enjoy your time in the Whitsundays and Airlie Beach – we live here and love our area and want to share our knowledge with you. Whether you are travelling solo, with your family or as part of a small group, we have the perfect travel plan for you!  Click here for details.

EVERY DAY

4pm Bird Feeding here at Island Gateway

Location – Island Gateway Holiday Park – right here!
Come join us here in the park for our daily bird feeding session with the cheeky and friendly rainbow lorikeets and the whistling ducks. It’s a free, fun event for the whole family!

Daily

Cafe One 3 are on-site daily in their Coffee Van, selling freshly ground coffee, delicious acai muesli bowls, brownies, toasties, pasties and more!

5pm Didgeridoo lessons

Location – Whitsunday Opals 2/4 Airlie Esplanade, Airlie Beach QLD 4802.  

Free daily didgeridoo lessons near the Airlie beach foreshore!

Nightly Live Music

Location – KC’s Bar & Grill, 382 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach, QLD 4802
KC’s have live music every night of the week so head on down and just chill out or have a boogie on the dance floor.
They also have a great meal deal, before 6pm for a $14.95 Steak
Phone 0749466320 for more details
Open 7 Days Mon – Sun, 11am – 12am


EVERY MONDAY

Trivia & Pizza

Location – Whitsundays Sailing Club Airlie Point 7pm to 9pm
Join in the fun at the Sailing Club trivia and pizza night every Monday.
Phone 0749466138 for more details


EVERY TUESDAY

‘Fishi’ fresh seafood van

Location – Fishi are here at Island Gateway Holiday Park, around 1.45pm-2.00pm outside reception
The Fishi Van comes every Tuesday selling fresh uncooked prawns and seafood, as well as cooked prawns, dips, and more!

Social Bowls – Women’s

Location – Airlie Beach Bowls Club, 200m down the road from Island Gateway Holiday Park
12noon every Tuesday
Phone 0749467656 for more details

Social Darts

Location – Jubilee Tavern ( across the road from Island Gateway ) at 6pm $5 entry fee
Phone 0749481481 for more details


EVERY WEDNESDAY

Mexican Food Truck

Location – Cocina Comida Mexican are here at Island Gateway Holiday Park central BBQ area from 5pm, Wednesday nights except July & August 
Local chef Reuben makes amazing Mexican food; he caters to meat eaters, vegetarians and vegans!

Sailability Charity Sausage Sizzle

Location – Here at Island Gateway Holiday Park central BBQ area from 5pm, Wednesday nights during July & August only
We’ll play some music, cook some burgers and you can relax and socialise. Sausages and hamburgers on sale BYO drinks and chair. Raffle tickets available, the main prize being a trip for 2 around the Whitsunday Islands for the day. All proceeds go to the local Sailability Charity; we are proud to have raised over $10,000 for them!

Trivia (February through December)

Location – Jubilee Tavern ( across the road) at 7pm
Phone 07 4948 1481 for more details

Social Bowls – Men’s

Location – Airlie Beach Bowls Club, 200m down the road from Island Gateway Holiday Park
from 12 noon every Wednesday
Phone 0749467656 for more details


EVERY THURSDAY

Fish N Chip Night

Location – Fair Dinkem Fish and Chips are here at Island Gateway Holiday Park (that’s right here!), 4:30pm to 8.00pm every Thursday. Be quick as the locals love it and they sell out fast!
The fish is fresh and locally caught. Menus are available at Reception
Phone 0457 009 514 for more details


EVERY FRIDAY

Cocina Comida Mexican Food Truck

Location – Cocina Comida Mexican are here at Island Gateway Holiday Park central BBQ area from 5pm,  Friday nights except July & August.  Local chef Reuben makes amazing Mexican food; he caters to meat eaters, vegetarians and vegans!

Social Bowls

Location – Airlie Beach Bowls Club, 200m down the road from Island Gateway Holiday Park
3pm every Friday
Social get together and roll up

Bare Foot Bowls

Location – Airlie Beach Bowls Club, 200m down the road from Island Gateway Holiday Parkk
6:30pm every Friday
If you are looking for a great way to relax and unwind, hosting a birthday, maybe a get together for staff or friends, Barefoot Bowls at The Airlie Beach Bowls Club is a great and cost effective way to celebrate.  Barefoot Bowls Coordinators will help you get started and explain the fundamentals of the game so all you have to do is roll up and relax.  Green fees are only $15 and includes a sausage sizzle.  Bookings are recommended.
Phone 0749467656 for more details

Live Music

Location – KC’s Bar & Grill, 382 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach, QLD 4802


EVERY SATURDAY

Wam Bam BBQ Food Truck

Location – Wam Bam are here at Island Gateway Holiday Park central BBQ area from 5pm every Saturday night.
They make fantastic BBQ’s, smoked and roasted meats and veges!

Airlie Beach Market

Location – Markets at Airlie Beach Foreshore 8am till noon
The Airlie Beach Saturday Markets are located on the foreshore of Airlie Beach, every Saturday morning. Complete with local produce, art, craft and all locally made souvenirs, it is a great place to spend some time, have a coffee or purchase a unique gift. The Saturday Markets on the Airlie Beach foreshore are a great way to kick off a fabulous day in Airlie Beach. Check out Cruise schedule for Mega Market Saturdays.

Live Music

Location – KC’s Bar & Grill, 382 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach, QLD 4802
KC’s have live music every night of the week so head on down and just chill out or have a boogie on the dance floor.
Phone 0749466320 for more details


EVERY SUNDAY

Live Music

Location – Sorrento’s Bar Abel Point Marina 4pm, 22 Shingley Dr, Airlie Beach.
Phone 07 4946 7454 for more details

Location – Anchor Bar 4pm, 5 Golden Orchid Dr, Airlie Beach.
Phone 0749 466 678 for more details

Social Bowls

Location – Airlie Beach Bowls Club, 200m down the road from Island Gateway Holiday Park
12 noon every Sunday
Mixed social bowls
Phone 0749467656 for more details

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The best holiday accommodation in Airlie and the Whitsundays! Conveniently located, Island Gateway Holiday Park is the closest Holiday Park to central Airlie Beach. We have accommodation to suit every taste and every budget, ranging from unpowered, powered and en-suited sites, rooms, cabins and luxury villas.

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We have a great range of cabins and villas to suit couples, up to groups/families of 6 people

Rooms

We have a range of adjoining motel rooms with ensuite and kitchenette 

Ensuites and sites

We offer ensuited powered sites, grass and slab powered sites as well as grass unpowered sites