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Where is the branch located?
We are located at Proserpine Airport. Pick ups - meets after hours flights on request. Must include flight number.
Welcome to Proserpine Airport! Situated just thirty minutes from the Heart of the Reef, Airlie Beach, Proserpine is the start of your tropical Queensland adventure. Enjoy the Whitsunday Islands, the Great Barrier Reef, and Airlie Beach while you’re here. Your Thrifty adventure will start at Proserpine Airport, and we can’t wait for it to begin!
Proserpine Airport is in the Whitsundays Region. This means it typically has a sub-tropical climate, with fair temperatures all year round. The summer months tend to be more hot, humid, and likely for rainfall, and the winter months are cooler, with plenty of sunny days. Whenever you visit, you’ll have a magical time.
Proserpine Airport promises sun, sea, sand, and so much more. Enjoy every moment of your coastal adventure trip with Thrifty.
Proserpine Airport is also known as the Whitsundays Airport, so it’s no secret that this is probably where you’ll be heading soon after you touch down. The Whitsunday Islands are a beautiful, world-famous destination. With 74 islands clustered together between the Queensland coastline and the Great Barrier Reef, you know that any trip out here will be simply spectacular.
From Proserpine Airport, head right into Airlie Beach. This is the gateway town to the islands, so you’ll find plenty of both day trips and overnight stays here! You can even choose a multi-night trip on a catamaran and fall asleep while drifting through the islands - a once in a lifetime opportunity! With any of these trips, you can pick one that suits your needs, so happy choosing.
The most famous beach in the Whitsunday Islands is Whitehaven Beach, so you know any trip out here will include this attraction. This beach regularly tops the world’s best beaches as it has beautiful blue seas, brilliant white sand and unique formations. Take a trip up to the Hill Inlet and photograph Whitehaven from above. Whatever land formation you see that day will never happen again, so make sure to capture the view.
No trip to Proserpine Airport is complete without visiting the Great Barrier Reef. It’s one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, so make sure to plan your trip around a visit. You can either snorkel through the reef or scuba dive and see what lies below in the depths of the ocean. Please be careful not to touch the coral or fish while you’re exploring!
Of course, the Proserpine area is not to be missed while you’re here. Home to plenty of attractions on its own, Proserpine is a great stay in between exploring the islands.
Proserpine is home to Cedar Creek Falls, which is the perfect Hinterland spot full of tranquil, natural beauty. Cedar Creek Falls is the perfect spot to visit after heavy rainfall, as the waterfall will be simply epic. It’s the perfect spot for a cooling dip, after the roughly one-mile walk to get there. With fresh water and clean air, Cedar Creek Falls promises the most inviting experience. Check out the native flora and fauna while you’re here, too!
Proserpine Airport is the start of your tropical Queensland adventure. Dive to new depths at the Great Barrier Reef and explore the island lifestyle by catamaran in the Whitsundays. You’ll have the most incredible stay while you’re here! We can’t wait to welcome you soon, at Proserpine Airport Thrifty.