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Midge Point, QLD

Heading out through Mackay and beyond the Hibiscus Coast lies the charming Midge Point area. Midge Point is an ideal place to bushwalk, go fishing and crabbing and generally relax in a peaceful and tranquil area by the beach. It is home to various accommodation houses such as the friendly Travellers Rest Cabin and Caravan Park set in 68 hectares of semi tropical rainforest. The park is well shaded under the large tress with direct beach access offering hours of fishing, walks and fossicking. Traveller’s Rest Caravan Park is famous for its morning smoko- a great way to meet your fellow travellers.

A little further north of Midge Point is Laguna Whitsunday’s Resort, home to Queensland’s number one resort golf course. Set amongst almost 2,000 hectares of coastal bushland, Laguna Whitsunday’s Resort is world class. This 150 room, five star resort offers a variety of deluxe rooms and suites and a choice of one, two or three bedroom villas. Enjoy a host of resort activities including golf, horse riding, watersports, beach and pool volleyball, tennis, archery, nature walks.

Nearest Airport: Proserpine

Where to stay?


  • Caravan and Camping
  • Romance
  • Honeymoon
  • Indulgence/Luxury
  • Relaxation

Popular Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Bush Walking
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing - Beach
  • Fossicking
  • Golfing
  • Horse Riding
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Beach
  • Golfing
  • Adventure
  • Beach
  • Fishing
  • Golfing

About Midge Point

  • Locality: Urban locality
  • Midge Point Postcode: 4799
  • State: Queensland
  • Region: Mackay
  • Latitude: -20.64855
  • Longitude: 148.71802
  • Elevation: 10m
  • Population: 464
  • Median Income: $25688
  • Area (Sq/km): 30.006
  • Timezone: Australia/Brisbane

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