Whitsunday Sailing - 2 Day, 2 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.

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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, 2-night tour is designed for individuals who want an action-packed Whitsunday experience, with a group of like-minded young travellers.

You will visit Whitehaven Beach, sail through the Whitsunday Islands, snorkel coral reefs teeming with marine life, visit stunning sand and coral beaches, and 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 four boats; Boomerang, British Defender, Broomstick or Condor.

Boomerang is a modern designed big volume Maxi built of Carbon Fibre and built strong to sail in Off Shore Events. Boomerang raced under the name Ondine VII and achieved great success including 1st place in the World Maxi sailing series, before relocating to the Whitsundays. Boomerang is 24 metres in length and was built in Italy. There is deck space galore and Downstairs is light and airy.

British Defender is the most modern of the Maxi Fleet. Built of Carbon Fibre and built strong to sail the World. British Defender is 24 metres in length, was built at Lymington, in England and was named by the Duke of Edinburgh on the Thames. On deck, guests enjoy around 80 square metres of deck which offers plenty of space to lay out a towel and relax.

Broomstick was built in South Africa to win the Cape Town to Rio Race. From there she went on to compete in many of the world's Blue Water Events, including the Sydney to Hobart. Broomstick is 23 metres in length and there is deck space galore to relax.

Condor is perhaps the most famous Maxi Sailing yacht in history, having won races such as Sydney to Hobart, Fastnet, Bermuda Cup. Condor still races in the Whitsundays during Hamilton Island Race Week and her spirit for adventure still remains. Condor is 24 metres in length was designed by Ron Holland and built in Cornwall in England.

OPTIONAL EXTRAS

  • Scuba Diving (available once on-board, at additional cost)

DEPARTURE INFO

  • Boomerang departs Wed, Fri, Sun 
  • British Defender departs Mon, Thu, Sat 
  • Broomstick departs Mon, Wed, Sat
  • Condor departs Tue, Thu, Sun
  • All boats depart the Able Point Marina at 2.00pm 
  • All boats return to the Mainland at 11 am on Day 3 
  • Customers are required to check–in for a briefing and to pick up their boarding pass at least 2.5 hours prior to your departure time at 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)

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* When purchased using a valid KM Pass