Open-air ballet performance The Australian Ballet

The performance is held under a glittering sky, with the Whitsunday Islands as the backdrop.

Capture the best of the Whitsundays Away the art of photography

Enjoy a thrilling trip to the spectacular Whitehaven Beach, and have the chance to shoot aerial photos of the Whitsundays.

Weekends of Wonderment

A new event series at qualia designed to appeal to those with a love affair for all things luxurious and artisanal

Australian cultural events

With its tranquil, secluded setting, Hamilton Island is a perfect environment for enjoying some inspiring artistic and cultural performances. From photography workshops to ballet performances, Hamilton Island hosts artistic and cultural events throughout the year. 

What you’ll love about Hamilton Island’s arts and culture: 

  • Whether you want to learn new skills, perfect existing talent, or indulge in some world class theatre, there are plenty of events to choose from.
  • The island’s popular photography workshop, Away the Art of Photography, gives both professional and amateur photographers the chance to learn techniques from some of the best photographers in the business, as well as to photograph some truly remarkable scenery.
  • Now in its seventh year at qualia, pas de deux in paradise offers guests the opportunity to witness a rare outdoor performance by The Australian Ballet.