Haslewood Island Snorkeling

The 19th most popular snorkel dive spot in Queensland.

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Southeast of Cairns and east of Whitsunday Island, the snorkelling at Haslewood Island is well known for its crystal clear waters and fringing coral reef. The best snorkeling on Haslewood Island is at Chalkies Beach on the western coast. It is across the bay from Whitehaven Beach on Whitsunday Island.

Overall, Haslewood Island is the 19th most popular snorkel dive spot of all 43 snorkeling dives in Queensland. Several of the better snorkeling spots are nearby Haslewood Island including Norman Reef, Heron Island, Hamilton Island, Lady Elliot Island, Agincourt Reef and Langford Reef.


Local Contact(s):  Great Barrier Reef Marine Park + 61 7 4750 0700; Pro Dive Cairns +61 7 4031 5255.

Recommended Book:  "Great Barrier Reef" from Lonely Planet

Best Season:  Oct-Nov

Base Camp:  Base Airlie Beach Resort Hostel; Warrain Beach House, Shute Harbour

Luxury Loding:  Coral Sea Resort, Airlie Beach

Reference Source:  click here http://www.tourismwhitsundays.com.au/

Article Source:   Best Haslewood Island Snorkeling Review https://www.snorkelingdives.com/?id=24700

GPS:  -20.28542, 149.070038

Date Published:  1/3/2012

Date Updated:  7/18/2016

ID:  24700

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