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Address: Shingley Drive | Abell Point Marina North (Next to Sorrento Restaurant & Bar), Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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+61 7 4946 6848
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 20:00
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Ocean Rafting visits the “Wild Side” of the Whitsunday Islands, the...

Ocean Rafting visits the “Wild Side” of the Whitsunday Islands, the uninhabited islands with beautiful natural scenery brimming with marine, bird and animal life. There are two exciting tour options, the Northern Exposure and Southern Lights, and each Ocean Rafting day includes an exhilarating ride to Whitehaven Beach, pristine snorkelling reefs and guided Whitsunday Island National Parks walks. Ocean Rafting is the only tour to have direct access to the stunning and iconic Hill Inlet beach, and special snorkel sites at Hook Island and Border Island ensure a memorable underwater experience.The semi rigid inflatable vessels are super fast allowing guests to experience a fun ride, adventure and education amongst the natural beauty of the Whitsundays. The vessels were originally designed and built as rescue crafts and are driven by 450hp engines. 70% of the vessel is shaded, providing comfort from the tropical sun. Small groups allow guests to experience tropical paradise away from the crowds.Ocean Rafting has been operating since 1997 and is proud to have special permits allowing its vessels to visit protected areas in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. The Skipper and Eco Host will ensure guests have a fun filled adventure and personalised service, from the courtesy bus pick up in the morning to snorkel lessons and a guided National Park walk in the Whitsunday Islands.

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Just returned from a very special day with Ocean Rafting tours. Keith and Sam were a great crew and looked after everyone well. The snorkelling and beach time were extremely... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Just returned from a very special day with Ocean Rafting tours. Keith and Sam were a great crew and looked after everyone well. The snorkelling and beach time were extremely enjoyable and as I was traveling with my wife and 6 yr old daughter was pleased to see them both have an enjoyable time. Although the trip to the lookout... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I booked a 'northern' tour with my boyfriend through the ocean rafting website. It was a FANTASTIC experience!! The speedboat runned very fast and me and my boyfriend totally enjoyed it! Sam and Miriam were great instructors and they played some music while we were on the boat. Fantastic atmosphere, sympathetic guys - great lunch at the whitehaven beach and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you like speeding, you will have lots and lots of fun! Food is good. Everything in the adequate dose: snorkel, beach, views and service. Boat team had a great mood.

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Coolum Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have just returned from an absolutely Amazing day With Ocean Rafting. Our Host for the day was Sam and our Skipper was Ads ( sorry if I've spelt that wrong) they made the whole day super smooth and great fun and their Knowledge of the Whitsundays and what's under the water is incredible .!. Thank you for an Amazing... More 

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South Gate, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The crew was fun and very knowledgeable! We had a great time touring around the whitsundays and snorkeling the beautiful Reef

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not for the faint of heart, but a great day on the water and excellent snorkelling. Totally recommended

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had an awesome day with an epic crew! Jess and Todd were fantastic and definitely made our day!!! Such an exciting and relaxing day. Will definitely be back!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our ocean craft was piloted by an amazing young lady, who took us on a fast-paced, fun, and wonderful ride to tow very diverse snorkel locations. We were blessed with perfect weather, and they showed us one location with great coral and one with amazing fish. Lunch was delicious, with something for everyone. And our safety and happy experience was... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Professional skipper and crew. Wonderful island, great atmosphere, unforgetable views,money well spent

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great day. Roscoe and Dee very entertaining and knowledgable. Good lunch and good snorkel place. Highlight of the day the lookout

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