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Whitehaven Xpress

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Whitehaven Xpress
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“captain dan”(52 reviews)
“bbq lunch”(59 reviews)
This Whitehaven Beach Tour departs Airlie Beach daily. The BBQ lunch "Aussie" style by true-blue Australians on Whitehaven Beach is their Major difference! Also being a White Boat with indoor, outdoor and upstairs seating is a key difference...more
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1a Shingley Dr | Abell Point Marina | North Village, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4946 1585
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All reviews captain dan bbq lunch bbq on the beach day trip great bbq aussie bbq a family run business glass bottom boat fish bush walk cheese and biscuits these guys mantaray bay smaller boat boat tour plenty of food down to earth
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a fun day out with the Whitehaven Xpress team. The day had a relaxed and informal feel throughout. The boat itself was comfortable with plenty of shade, and we could go up on the top deck for looking around (max about 10 people...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank David H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Done the trip while on a short stay in Airlie Beach as part of a travel holiday with my partner. Got zero faults to say about the trip, staff were very friendly, full of knowledge and made the trip enjoyable. The islands visited were stunning...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jack1997jack
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went on my second Whitehaven Xpress trip as my friend from the UK wanted to see The Whitsundays. I enjoyed the first one so much that I didn’t even bother looking at another operator. As with my last trip we were looked after extremely...More

Thank 75kristinam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great trip out yesterday - this trip really is excellent. The speed of the boat means you get to see lots and visit 3 different locations. Staff on boat all super friendly & helpful. BBQ lunch excellent on the beach at Whitehaven. Snorkelling was good...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Beth0710
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the day tour out to Whitehaven Beach and it was amazing! The first stop was a bay for snorkeling. Unfortunately, the mask that I brought broke and none of theirs fit my apparently, unusually shaped head. However, the crew worked diligently to try...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank WItraveller88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unbelievable views, snorkelling, BBQ & and a great driver in Ped and full of interesting facts. Fantastic day with beach rides exactly as advertised, would fully recommend to all.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wesemann02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great day on this tour. The team were very friendly and struck a good balance between being serious and professional when required and being lighthearted and funny the rest of the time. The bbq lunch was excellent and the day was well...More

Thank Waterrush
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A big thanks to the crew of Whitehaven Xpress! Don the captain and his team were brilliant, but Jimmy went far beyond our expectations with his eco-knowledge, humor and friendliness. Keep it u guys! See you, Budd & Elise Ham

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Budd H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been around the islands a lot however I took my husband and friends on this tour to show them around. The walk to the lookout was easy and the view was great! We spent a few hours at Whitehaven and were well fed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Whitehaven X, Director of Sales at Whitehaven Xpress, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, it looks like you had a great day out with hubby and mates. All the best from the crew of Whitehaven Xpress

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The boat was not very comfy, and it was too crowded. We had to wait a lot everytime we were doing something, because they took us out to the islands in a smaller boat. Nice staff and very good bbq! We had a nice day,...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ellen L
Whitehaven X, Director of Sales at Whitehaven Xpress, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Ahoy Ellen We are sorry we didn't live up to your expectations. We have taken note of your comments and as part of our ongoing analysis and improvement programs. Regards, Captain Shane

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29 September 2017|
Response from shanemZ9796LK | Property representative |
we provide snorkelling gear- masks & fins (plus floatation aids) as part of the tour. Stinger suits are an additional $8 however a rashy shirt is ok if you have one. Cheers, Shane
29 September 2017|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
Yes snorkelling gear is provided and you can wear a life jacket as well as holding onto a pool noodle for added floatation
8 April 2017|
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Response from Fififinn | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I have nothing to compare it to. I guess it's a medium sized vessel. It was full with apx. 50 passengers. That's just a guess though.