Oprah in the Whitsundays
USA talk show host Oprah Winfrey visited Australia in December 2010 for an 8 day stay. She landed on Hamilton Island in the Whitsundays in her private jet along with an entourage of VIP audience members.
She spent her day in the Whitsundays visiting a wildlife park and cuddling some Koalas, and attenting a private concert by the Ten Tenors on beautiful Whitehaven Beach.
To find out more about Oprah's Ultimate Australian Adventure and view more pictures and video, visit her site for stories and photos from her Hamilton Island visit including her koala cuddles at the Hamilton Island Wildlife Sanctuary, her trip to the Great Barrier Reef, and her culinary adventures with chef Curtis Stone on Whitehaven Beach.
You can read Oprah's Whitsundays itinerary on the Whitsundays Australia tourism website.