Sail the Whitsundays when traveling East coast Queensland

Sail the Whitsundays when traveling East coast Queensland

Travelling Australia’s East Coast?

Chances are you can’t wait to get your hands on a trip around the Whitsundays. With pristine white sand beaches, crystal clear azure waters and incredible snorkelling opportunities, these idyllic islands offer a slice of paradise. Take a trip aboard one of Red Cat’s three brilliant boats for a truly unforgettable experience.

Awesome sailing experience for Backpackers

If you’re a backpacker on a budget looking for an awesome sailing experience then the Tongarra Sailing Adventure is the trip for you. Aimed at young, fun-loving travellers with a sense of humour, this two day, two night trip takes you to all the top Whitsunday locations including Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet, Bettys Beach, Langford Sandbar, Mantaray Bay and Blue Pearl Bay, allowing for some awesome photo opportunities. With delicious food prepared on board by the fun, experienced crew, loads of deck space for sunbathing and even the opportunity to sleep under the stars, this is an experience you’re not going to forget any time soon.

Perfect for Groups and families

Looking for exhilarating Whitsunday Sailing Tours? Hop aboard the Thundercat. Perfect for groups, couples, families and backpackers alike, this Red Cat tour offers two snorkel stops, two beach visits and a trip to the much-photographed Hill Inlet Lookout – who knew you could fit so much into a single day!? With lunch and snacks included, as well as all snorkel equipment, all you need to bring is yourself, a towel and a sense of adventure.
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Ultimate Whitsundays experience

For the ultimate Whitsundays experience, book a place on Red Cat’s Ride to Paradise – it’s exactly as it sounds. The two-day two night ‘Thrill and Chill’ experience is perfect for those who shy away from the prospect of sleeping on a boat, as you’ll be staying at the idyllic Paradise Cove Resort. This is a unique alternative to most other East Coast Australia Tours and is definitely a once in a lifetime opportunity!


Picturesque resont delicious dinner

After arriving at the picturesque resort, you’ll have a few spare hours for relaxing (a dip in the pool, anyone?) before a delicious dinner of BBQ herbed white fish with creamy mashed potato and coleslaw. Once cleared, you’ll get the chance to roast marshmallows around a campfire under the stars; you’ll want to get a good night’s sleep as the next two days are going to be ram packed full of Whitsundays fun! The first stop is Whitehaven Beach and the amazing Hill Inlet Lookout, before heading on to the first snorkelling spot at Mantaray Bay. The second day’s activities will be up to you; try your hand at kayaking and stand up paddle boarding with a guided tour to try to spot some of the bay’s turtles, or simply lounge by the pool and soak up some rays.

Senic flight option

As if that wasn’t thrilling enough, the Ride to Paradise trip also gives you to opportunity to add a 1 hour scenic flight, the ‘Fly to Paradise’, to your package. This once in a lifetime experience will take you over the Great Barrier Reef, Heart Reef, Heart Inlet and Whitehaven Beach, making for some incredible photos – you’ll even get to experience the reef close up as your flight does a touch landing.
Whichever Red Cat adventure you choose, you’re sure to have an unforgettable experience.
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