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Adventure Eco Tallships - Whitsundays Sailing Adventures
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Indicative Rate* $89.00 to $380.00 Tour - All Inclusive (Single)

07 4940 2000
1300 653 100
res@whitsailing.com
www.whitsundayssailingadventures.com

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Description

As well as being a lot of fun and adventure for all ages, Tall Ship Adventures is one of the Whitsundays Multi Ecotourism Award winning crewed overnight tall ship sailing company, and one of the few operators actually qualified to offer a unique, natural experience in this fragile World Heritage Listed, Island Marine Park.

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Eco Tallships is a family run charter company offering award winning day sails and three day Eco Sailing Adventures on board one of Australia's most remarkable vessels, the Derwent Hunter, along with the steel ketch SV Whtehaven, for those who are looking for a true Eco Experience. The successful concept of the Tall Ship Eco Adventure is borne of a true love of both the Whitsundays' and Australia's maritime history. Husband and wife team Warren and Jo are dedicated owner operators with an intrinsic love for their vessels and enthusiasm for their company's concept.

Eco Tall Ship Adventures are the real deal, their guests enjoy a voyage of discovery where the rich heritage of Australian seafaring is experienced, along with guided exploration of one of the world's most magnificent island chains the Whitsunday Islands of the Great Barrier Reef in the heart of Queensland.

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Property Details

Facilities

  • Checkin Desk
    Checkin Desk
  • Crewed charter
    Crewed charter
  • Guide
    Guide
  • Waiting Area
    Waiting Area

Activities

  • Cruising
    Cruising
  • Sailing
    Sailing
  • Walking
    Walking

Other Information

Children:
Children are catered for on Derwent Hunter. Please contact operator for details.

Further Details:
Please advise diet or allergies at time of booking. Please refer to their brochure or visit their website for full terms and conditions.

Departing Airlie Beach, enjoy an eco tour of this world famous wonderland by snorkelling and swimming amongst the fringing coral reefs of the Whitsunday Islands of the Great Barrier Reef. Spend time ashore including Whitehaven Beach where you can enjoy beachcombing and bushwalks learning about the exceptional biodiversity of the area with your experienced crew.
As well as being a lot of fun and adventure for all ages Tall Ship Adventures is the only Whitsunday Ecotourism Award winning crewed overnight tall ship sailing company in the Whitsunday Islands and one of the few operators actually qualified to offer a unique, natural experience in this fragile World Heritage Listed, Island Marine Park.

How To Get There:
Check-In information - please check in between 11.30 a.m. and 3.30 p.m. on the day prior to your departure (Level 2/293 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach). Come to their sailing office where the staff will provide you with a pre-departure briefing. This brief will go through the things you need to do before joining the yacht. The office is easy to locate, in the main street of Airlie Beach just above Brumby's Bakery.


Adventure Eco Tallships - Whitsundays Sailing Adventures Tours


Derwent Hunter Day Sail

Derwent Hunter Day Sail

Tall Ship Day Sailing on board the Australian legend Derwent Hunter. Whitsunday Islands, Great Barrier Reef. Help sail, snorkel fringing reefs,explore coral atolls of Langford Reef and Bali Hai. Multi award winning for adventure and eco tourism. Departs Airlie Beach.

Designed and built in Tasmania in 1946 by revered shipwright, Walter Wilson, The Hunter is a prime example of excellence in design. Blue Gum, Tassie Oak, Celery Top and Huon Pine were cut and dragged by bullock train to the slipway at Port Cygnet where they were worked by hand by a team of just four shipwrights over a period of 18 months. The result was one of the finest sailing trade vessels ever to be launched in Australia, her life story a fascinating tale of intrigue and adventure. When she arrived in the Whitsundays in 1993, the Derwent Hunter was the largest traditional timber sailing vessel in the Whitsundays and is still arguably, the 'Queen of the Fleet'.

Tour Information


1 day
Yes.


Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 01 Apr 2015
8:00am - 4:00pm
8:00am - 4:00pm
8:00am - 4:00pm
8:00am - 4:00pm
8:00am - 4:00pm
8:00am - 4:00pm

Tour Departs From

  • Port of Airlie

Tour Travels To

  • Whitsundays

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$89.00$179.00Tour - All Inclusive (Single)
Derived from 1 person rate.


Other Information

Children: Contact operator for further details.

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SV Whitehaven Eco Sailing Safari

Sail, Snorkel, Kayak, Explore - Whitsundays Sailing Adventures

This 17.5 metre Beach Boat was designed to cruise tropical waters in style and comfort. With big open decks to sunbath on, plenty of on deck seating and spacious aft deck boasting permanent shade, she is the ideal safari boat. With an emphasis on snorkelling, eco guided island exploration and of course plenty of time enjoying Whitehaven Beach, this is the perfect choice for the young or young at heart wanting a social fun cruise of the Whitsunday Islands.

Eco Interpretation: Learn about Aboriginal culture, ecology, geology and astronomy over two days and two night. Discover the islands of the Great Barrier Reef with their fun Eco Sailing Safaris.

Two days. one night Eco Sailing Safari

Features comfortable, stable, refitted purposely for tropical charter, permanent shade, large open decks, fun guided kayak tours, young fun safari- advanced eco accredited guided walks and talks. Spends at least three hours at Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet.

Tour Information


2 days
Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 01 Apr 2015
- 4:00pm
8:30am -
- 4:00pm
8:30am -
- 4:00pm
8:30am -

Tour Departs From

  • Airlie Beach

Tour Travels To

  • Whitsundays

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$380.00$380.00Tour - All Inclusive (Single)
Derived from 1 person rate.


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07 4940 2000
1300 653 100

 
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