One day Sail Eco Tallship Adventures

//One day Sail Eco Tallship Adventures

One day Sail Eco Tallship Adventures


All inclusive pricing, except: Licenced bar: Beer/wine $5 soft drinks/bottled water $2.50 Please bring cash for bar purchases. Free courtesy Bus to and from Abell Point Marina.

Tall ship Adventure day Sailing on Derwent Hunter, focusing on traditional sailing, snorkelling, beach exploration as part of an eco friendly guided tour. Multi Award winning for Adventure and Ecotourism. Unique hands on opportunity to get involved and experience one of lifes truly great adventures.

Get away from the crowds, and choose a more personal trip, this is much more than a ferry ride to the islands, it is a once in a life time experience.

Help sail a Tall ship

Two snorkelling spots visiting some of the best fringing reef in the Whitsundays at the Northern End of Whitsunday Islands (Langford Reef, Bali Hai, Cave Cove, Blue Pearl Bay) – we chose the best sites on the day dependent on weather, number of people etc

Large spacious decks, comfortable sailing experience within the sheltered waters of the Whitsunday Islands- great for first time sailors and those who prefer to spend their evening ashore.

Eco guided tour, learn about the Whitsunday Wildlife, islands and aboriginal history from our fun guides. View our Ospreys, and numerous turtles who reside at the northern islands.

Enjoy a non stop smorgasbord of sensational food- morning tea & cakes, buffet lunch and afternoon h'or dourves, all freshly prepared on board. Indulge in an afternoon beer or wine from our licenced bar (Eski!) as you sail back to Airlie Beach.

  • Airlie Beach
  • Whitsunday islands

Print Itinerary



Day trip – Departs 8.00am daily (except Tuesday)

If you are short of time or prefer to take day trips why not exeperience the style, grace and pace of a day sail on the tall ship Derwent Hunter ? Multi award winning for Adventure and Ecotourism, this is one of life’s truly unique adventures.

Get involved and help sail a real Aussie tall ship. After a delicious morning tea, visit the private mooring at pristine Langford Reef and enjoy snorkelling on fringing coral reefs and an eco guided walk ashore on the sand cay. Snorkel access is from the beach making it safe and easy for all ages. Look out for turtlesm sea eagles and the numerous reef fish who call this area home.

After a visiting a second snorkelling location return to the vessel for a hearty fresh smorgasbord lunch, before helping to raise the sails and head back to shore across, with a cold beer or wine in hand, from our licensed bar.

Itinerary Eco guided tour

• 8.00 am: Set sail across the Whitsunday passage, help the crew raise the sails or sit back and relax enjoying the spectacular scenery.

• 10.30 am: Enjoy a scrumptious morning tea, with chocolate cake, biscuits and seasonal treats before heading ashore at Langford Reef/Bali Hai for snorkelling and beach exploration at two different locations. Alternatively, relax at the beach or from a shady spot on deck and watch the morning activities.

•  1.30 pm: Return to the vessel for a delicious smorgasboard lunch of cold meats, salads and tropical fruits

•  2.00 pm: Depart under sail to return across the Whitsunday passage. Grab a drink from our licenced bar and enjoy afternoon cheese biscuits and snacks on the way home.

Additional information


1 Day


Departs Abell Point Marina South, Shingley Drive at 8.00am Daily (except Tuesdays)


Returns 4.30pm


39 people


Hand luggage only please.

Dietary requests:

Hand luggage only please.

What to bring:

Swimwear and towel -Sun safe clothing, hat and sunscreen -Light jacket/jumper for windy wet or cool days -Soft shoes (white soles) or barefoot option for boat plus sandals/thongs for walking ashore -Booking Voucher & cash for drinks from bar


Student/Backpacker Bookings: $175 – must present a valid backpacker card or full Adult price will be charged.

Family Tickets: $529 – 2 Adults and up to 3 Children (aged 4-15 yrs) proof of age required at time of travel.
Children: $99

Children under 4 years travel free of charge

Tall ship Adventures does it's best to deliver the services offered. Once in a while due to circumstances beyond our control eg weather/mechanical issues a cancellation or alteration to our cruise may occur. In such rare occurances our liability is limited to the supply of an alternative sailing date or a refund.


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