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Whitsunday Sailing Outrigger

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This unique tour is the only sailing outrigger canoe in Australia and operates 1 1/2 hour tours on a daily basis. Sailing is a large part of the tour on the waters off Airlie Beach, Whitsundays. We also paddle and guests can help as crew if the...more
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Lagoon Beach, Broadwater Ave, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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All reviews steve and michelle fabulous hosts relaxing morning unique experience fun activity spotting turtles great guide an adventure few hours canoe trampoline paddling airlie wildlife
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our morning sail/paddle with Stephen today. It was only the two of us today and even though the turtles seemed to be hiding more than usual we saw a couple and had a really good time. Stephen is very friendly and it feels...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank andreakD2152UJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience in the heart of the beauty Airlie bay. Stephen, the captain, was just lovely and caring towards us, trying to give the best of this excursion and experience.The turtles were there, jumping and swimming too fast. Pure contact with the wild in total...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We had so much fun today, it was a great experience would definitely recommend to anyone wanting something a little different and relaxed. Thanks for the great time Steve

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Brooke S
flyingoutrigger, Owner at Whitsunday Sailing Outrigger, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

Thanks Brooke It helps that I love what I do and look at the area,beautiful.

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

It is the really amazing tour for us. Steve is the really good guy. This is the first time we used the paddle so funny hahaha

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Culture808751
Reviewed 21 August 2018

It was fund paddling off Airlie Beach. We went to view the tuttles at Turtle Cove. We seen a few but the weather was a bit blowy. We still have a good time on the water. Steve was a great guide.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank donnarhohn
flyingoutrigger, Owner at Whitsunday Sailing Outrigger, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Thanks Donna its nice being able get some shelter from the wind behind Pigeon Island.

Reviewed 3 August 2018

Took the 2 hour cruise with Steve spotting turtles and dolphins. Steve is an excellent guide and the outrigger itself is a fun little craft to do this sort of tour in - quiet compared to jet skis so more chance of seeing the wildlife....More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank aussiemandias2018
flyingoutrigger, Owner at Whitsunday Sailing Outrigger, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Thank you i love my job and Ohana is a great way to get about on the water.

Reviewed 21 July 2018

We had a wonderful 2hrs with Steve spotting turtles, sailing and paddling around. Steve was a fantastic guide and gave us a wonderful family memory which we will treasure for a longtime! Meg (10), Toby (8) thought it was a wonderful adventure and lost count...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Colin B
flyingoutrigger, Owner at Whitsunday Sailing Outrigger, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

That's great Colin! Thank you :) We love to showcase the fantastic region in which we live, the superb nature and incredible wildlife. 'Ohana is great for all ages !!

Reviewed 3 July 2018

Really enjoyed the sunset cruise. You can either just sit back and enjoy the gorgeous scenery, or try out paddling, which was fun. A great thing to do if you have a few hours to spare!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Laura P
flyingoutrigger, Owner at Whitsunday Sailing Outrigger, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Thanks so much Laura:) Yes, it is great fun.....sometimes we take the day off and just head over to the turtles ourselves :)

Reviewed 4 June 2018

The outrigger is great little boat to get out on the water in a relaxed and safe way. The boat is stable on the water. It can be sailed, and it can also be easily propelled as a canoe or by a small motor if...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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flyingoutrigger, Owner at Whitsunday Sailing Outrigger, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review! Of course, the beautiful Whitsunday weather plays a big role with visitors enjoyment of what we love to do:)

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Spent our last day at Airlie Beach with Steve on the Ohana, a four berth outrigger canoe. My wife and I had a great time on the 90 minute relaxing tour. Steve was an ideal operator, friendly, laid back with interesting snippets of information. Highly...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Michael N
flyingoutrigger, Owner at Whitsunday Sailing Outrigger, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you Michael.....so pleased you guys had a great time!

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