Sail a yachties paradise
Experience the wonders of the Whitsundays on this full day cruise on board Camira – our big purple catamaran! Sail through the azure blue waters of the Whitsunday Islands, walk to Hill Inlet, snorkel the inner reef and enjoy a delicious BBQ lunch.
Camira is a world first with her sleek lines, spacious deck areas and breathtaking performance. Camira is one of the world's fastest commercial sailing catamarans, capable of sailing at speeds up to 30 knots.
See the Hill Inlet lookout, one of the most photographed locations in Australia. Enjoy a guided walk following the path and history of the Whitsunday traditional owners, the Ngaro people. Our Tour Guides will lead you to the lookout and that picture postcard view. Learn about the history, flora and stories from the informative displays along the way that provide an insight into this picturesque area. Snorkelling, Hill Inlet Lookout, delicious BBQ lunch and the thrill of sailing – put it all together and you have an awesome day out!
This is a sailing trip so we rely on Mother Nature and naturally things will vary according to conditions. Our fun, well informed crew with years of local experience will give you the best sailing experience possible and ensure you have a memorable day.
Sightings of gorgeous loggerhead turtles and stingrays are pretty much a daily event.
This fully inclusive day cruise is an absolutely amazing way to see the Whitsunday Islands National Park and beautiful Whitehaven Beach. It is one of the most varied and exciting days on offer.
Food & Drink
Morning and afternoon tea, a delicious barbecue lunch, and all refreshments, including alcoholic beverages are included throughout the day. A wonderful banquet of tropical cuisine and seasonal salads await you onboard Camira. With leading and award-winning Airlie Beach restaurants supplying Camira's catering, you know you'll be in for a delicious day. Camira is licensed to serve beer and wine from 11am.
Daily Departure & Return Times
|Port of Airlie||8:15 AM||5:45 PM|
COACH TRANSFERS to Port of Airlie are available at an additional cost. Return times are when the vessel arrives back at island resort or mainland. NOTE: Changes may occur due to flight schedule changes and other factors. Where a Day Cruise is cancelled we will send notification to the contact details provided at the time of your booking. Itinerary is subject to prevailing weather and sea conditions including tides, wind, swell, sun and rain. The vessel's Master must at his discretion determine the most appropriate course to ensure acceptable levels of safety and comfort for passengers, crew and other vessels.
The following prices are per person
|CAMIRA SAILING ADVENTURE||From 1 April 2018||From 1 April 2019|
|Child (4 - 14)||$99||$145|
|COACH TRANSFERS TO PORT OF AIRLIE|
|Child (4 - 14)||$7.50|
|NOTE: most Airlie accommodation is within walking distance to Port of Airlie. Coach transfers are however an option.|
Prices are in AUD and per person. Please note a non refundable credit card surcharge fee of 1.42% (Mastercard & Visa), 1.1% (WeChat Pay), 2.8% (Amex), 2% (China Union Pay) or 1.54% (Alipay) applies to all bookings. This fee is not included if payment is made via POLi.
Due to the length and activity during the day this cruise is unsuitable for infants.
Great Barrier Reef Environmental Management Charge (EMC)
Included in your cruise fare is a per head fee which goes to the Government. The money collected is used by the Authority for the management and protection of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.
Australia's #1 Beach
Did you know Whitehaven has been rated Australia's # 1 Beach by Trip Advisor? We have to agree!
Highlights & Inclusions
- Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet
- Sail aboard 'Camira' one of the world's fastest commercial sailing catamarans
- Morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and all refreshments are included!
- Beach activities
- Spacious vessel with indoor/outdoor seating areas
What to bring
- Swimwear and towel
- Protective clothing, hat and sunscreen lotion
- Light jacket / sweater for windy or cool day
- Your camera and a sense of fun!