airlie beach latest covid-19

16th March 2020 – Whitehaven Xpress made the decision to suspend tours first in the Whitsundays as a market leader. Tours will cease to operate from the 17th March. Whitehaven Xpress has enjoyed 30 years of operation. Our guests, our crew and their families as well as our community has been given highest priority in reaching this decision.

20th March – Whitsunday region as a whole remains largely unaffected by the Corona Virus and most tours are still operating.

21st March – The Governmant has essentially closed down the tourism industy. Considered as non-essential travel.

22nd March – A handful of tour operators are still operating with conditions placed upon clients, regardless of this advise and the risks involved in assisting the spread of the virus!

23rd March – No day tours available in the Whitsundays as the award winning operators also realise the threat to the community!

25th March – Nationwide limits to indoor outdoor gatherings, basically stay at home to stop the spread!

For general information on COVID-19, call the Australian Government’s Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080.