Whitsunday Sailing - 2 Day, 1 Night

Maxi Sailing is great fun and high on adventure. Maxi’s are large yachts over 22 metres in length, their sheer size and power makes for a memorable sailing experience.

Aerial shot of boat Group on board Inside boat Maxi ship sailing Sailing into sunset
Aerial shot of boat Group on board Inside boat Maxi ship sailing Sailing into sunset

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* When purchased using a valid KM Pass



INCLUSIONS

  • All meals
  • All Marine Park fees and charges
  • On-board dorm style accommodation
  • Snorkel equipment and instruction
  • Wet suit
  • Linen and bedding

ABOUT

This 2 day, 1 night tour is great for those who are on a short time frame. You will visit Whitehaven Beach, sail through the Whitsunday Islands, snorkel coral reefs teeming with marine life, visit stunning sand and coral beaches, have time to go on guided Island bush walks and even scuba dive.

Depending on your day of departure, you will travel on one of two boats; Siska or Hammer.

Siska was built in Perth Western Australia, is 80ft long and has a single mast which is 106 feet high. It has won two Sydney to Hobart Yacht Races along with circumnavigating the world twice. Siska has a comfortable interior being custom fitted out for Whitsunday Charters at the end of her Maxi Sailing Career. The interior is light and airy with White walls, timber tables and trims.

Hammer was designed by Kel Steinman, is 80ft long and has a single mast which is 100 feet high. Hammer is famous in Blue Water racing circles, in particular for 5 consecutive placings in the Sydney to Hobart Ocean Race. Hammer has a comfortable interior, refit in March 2009 Hammer is looking like new.

OPTIONAL EXTRAS

  • Scuba Diving (available once onboard, at an additional cost)

DEPARTURE INFO

  • Siska departs odd days of the month
  • Hammer departs even days of the month
  • Both boats depart the Able Point Marina at 8.30am
  • Both boats return to the Mainland at 4.30pm on Day 2
  • Customers are required to check–in for a briefing and to pick up their boarding pass by 4.30pm the day BEFORE departure from Shop 1, 4 The Esplanade, Airlie Beach
  • The office is open between 7.00am and 7.00pm daily

WHAT TO BRING

  • Bring a small, soft backpack only with 
  • Swimmers, towel
  • Sunscreen, sunglasses, hat 
  • Jacket or sweater
  • Camera (& batteries) 
  • Footwear (sandals, thongs, joggers)
  • Toiletries 
  • Your favourite music (or iPod)

IMPORTANT INFO

  • We recommend you book as far in advance as possible
  • During peak times tours may fill up to a week or more in advance

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* When purchased using a valid KM Pass