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Explore Group - On the Edge Sailing

#1 of 17 Tours in Hamilton Island Features Animals
Front Street | Hamilton Island Marina, 4803, Australia
+61 7 4946 9664
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Great sailing

We had so much fun on this. We are sailors and this boat is for tourists but does really sail... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Betsy K
Spectacular scenery with a great crew

Has a great sunset cruise with a friendly and ever helpful crew. Shame we saw no whales but the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kirsten H
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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An exhilarating sailing experience aboard On the Edge, our custom designed sailing catamaran; designed specifically for sailing adventures throughout the Whitsunday Islands. On the Edge operates full & half day tours, as well as evening sunset cruises departing from Hamilton Island.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“day trip” (40 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Front Street | Hamilton Island Marina, 4803, Australia
+61 7 4946 9664
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had so much fun on this. We are sailors and this boat is for tourists but does really sail! Windy, wet, heeled over. It was terrific. Nice crew lets you drive, takes pictures of you. Great views of Sydney harbor and opera house too...More

Thank Betsy K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Has a great sunset cruise with a friendly and ever helpful crew. Shame we saw no whales but the beautiful setting made up for it. Thanks all

Thank Kirsten H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took 2 half day tours with Explore. Half day sailing to Whitehaven and then in the afternoon sailing to Butterfly Bay for diving and snorkelling. Loved every minute on this boat. The trips were well organised and the crew were very friendly, professional, safe...More

Thank Shelly J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose the option of explore On the Edge Sailing to visit Whitehaven Beach. Fantastic catamaran with wonderful staff who were also very knowledgeable. The trip took about 90 minutes and Whitehaven beach is seriously beautiful but it is a shock to realise just how...More

Thank Debra A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved sailing. The crew on the boat were great, very friendly, funny and informative. The weather on the day we went out (Tuesday 15 August) was perfect and we even saw whales!! The boat offers lunch, drinks, cocktail hour and a fruit platter. Would...More

Thank Kayla W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw beautiful fish on the reef at Chalkies Beach, along with some whales on the way there. Sunbathed on the pristine white sand at Whitehaven after a sumptious lunch on board. Great day with thanks to all the staff who successfully combined professionalism with...More

Thank Stellarwella
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had divine weather. The staff were great ! When I have gone on tours in the past I have found the staff abrasive and condescending. The people at Explore are sensitive, encouraging, humorous and clever. The boat is gorgeous - it feels so roomy...More

Thank rachelaP9640IO
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We travelled on The Edge to Chalkies Beach and Whitehaven under the care of Reggie, Luke and Helena! Totally amazing and well worth it! They were so organised and helpful. A perfect mix of leaving us to our own devices and offering help and support...More

Thank holabec
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Catamaran adventure from Hamilton island to Whitehaven and chalkies beaches. Crew highly trained helpful and totally well organised. Lunch👍🏻👍🏻I had a plate and more of local Whitsunday prawns.all gear supplied and the cocktails 🍹 on the ride back to Hamilton island made for a great...More

Thank Amanda Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth every cent! This peaceful sail around the island at sunset is a must for honeymooners and romantics at heart. Great for those like me who just enjoy the sunsets too. Wine, cheese and a magnificent seat of the nets aboard this fabulous catamaran and...More

Thank Lisa B
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Ashley F
26 July 2017|
Response from David R | Property representative |
Hi Ashley, The ocean temperature is currently 22 to 23 degrees Celsius and you are not required to wear a stinger suit at the moment, we have them available and always recommend them. I personally haven't been in a pool... More
Paul B
2 November 2016|
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Response from David R | Property representative |
Hi Paul, Our Full Day Catamaran would be suitable for you both, as the option to snorkel / swim is of course optional. Our crew take you to the beach in a tender so that you can explore the Chalkies or Whitehaven beach... More
Jordan D
18 September 2016|
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Response from SilkEEE90 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It would be best to contact the company directly to answer your questions for the most accurate response.