Ocean Rafting has been operating in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park since 1997 and is proud to have special permits enabling its vessels to visit protected areas. The tour giude and Eco Host will ensure that guests on the Whitsunday Islands will enjoy a fun-filled adventure and personalized service with snorkel lessons and a guided National Park walk.
Perks of Ocean Rafting:
Each day of Ocean Rafting offers three days at a time, including an exciting ride to Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet, pristine snorkeling reefs, and guided walks to Whitsunday Island National Parks. Ocean Rafting offers the ultimate access to the beautiful and iconic Hill Inlet beach and special snorkeling sites on Hook Island and Border Island.
Enjoy the Fun Ride:
The semi-stiff inflatable vessels are super fast allowing guests to enjoy a fun ride, adventure, and education among the Whitsundays ‘ natural beauty. A maximum of 32 passengers allows personal snorkeling lessons and a small group’s pleasure. An optional lunch buffet is served on the beach with plenty of time for swimming or just relaxing in the turquoise ocean.
Perfect Underwater Experience:
Whitehaven Beach tours and special snorkeling sites on Hook Island and Border Island provide a memorable underwater experience for tour operators to have direct access to the stunning and iconic Hill Inlet beach. Ocean Rafting’s Whitehaven Beach tours visit the “Wild Side” of the Whitsunday Islands, the uninhabited islands with beautiful natural scenery brimming with marine, bird and animal life.
Types of Tours
Ocean Rafting offers two different beach tours, the Northern Exposure and the Southern Lights tour, to choose from. The significant difference between the two tours is that the Northern Exposure offers more snorkeling time and more beach time for the Southern Lights. Daily tours depart from Abell Point Marina North in Airlie Beach