In the period of a week or two, we experienced Whitehaven Beach on Whitsunday island, with some of the purest sand in the world. The sand doesn't even get hot in the sun, and there is no development on the island.
Here's a panorama view from my cheap not-so-i Phone:
And then we get back to Hervey Bay, and while still within view of the Bay and majestic Fraser Island, there is a house and a lawn to be tended to. So you get majestic pictures like this: