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Address: Shute Harbour, Airlie Beach, Queensland, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 49461388
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Short & Personal. Totally worth it

Small group, very personalised tour, just the way I like it. They picked us up from the airport at around 8.30am took us to Shute Harbour from where we started kayaking. Neil is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Small group, very personalised tour, just the way I like it. They picked us up from the airport at around 8.30am took us to Shute Harbour from where we started kayaking. Neil is an amazing instructor.. very friendly and informative... He had great info about the history of all the islands, reefs and area. Did a bit of snorkelling and... More 

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Isle of Wight
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We were picked up from our accommodation & taken to the kayaks which was great as it takes all the hassle out of getting there & back. The instructions were given and off we went. It was no fault of the company obviously, but we were fighting against quite strong waves and we felt it was quite a work out... More 

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Airlie Beach, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I hired a two man kayak for 4 hours. I like these kayaks as they have foot paddles which make turning left & right so much easier. Instructions for emergency procedures were given before take off. Tips on where to go were also handy. We were given a map, water pump, emergency equipment & extra paddle. It was great fun,... More 

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Suisse
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We went on a half day tour. The kajaking part was good, got a snack on the island and a bit of time to snorkel. Snorkelling wasn't great as they don't provide the fins (because a lot of people weren't carefull and damaged the corals) so it made the snorkelling exausting (for the legs but especially for the arms after... More 

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amsterdam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

Had an awesome morning kayaking with a great group and lovely owner Hayley! So lovely being out in the beautiful water. Hayley was really informative, we were beginners and there is no pressure to go fast. Snorkelling was fun, stinger suits were provided. We saw turtles. Awesome way to start the day organised by a really lovely family business. Thanks,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I had a great time on my half-day tour, after about 50 minutes of kayaking we arrived at a small beach, did some snorkelling and saw a lot. After that we had a bit if lunch (provided) and headed back to the harbour. I only wish I'd been able to do the full day, but they weren't being run when... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Had a great morning out with Hayley. She was informative and helpful. Water was beautifully calm and the rest spot for snorkelling and snacks was lovely - we saw lots of turtles from the beach too! Sadly the water visibility was quite poor that day so we didn't see much underwater but obviously that is no fault of the company!... More 

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Townsville, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

My partner and I did the Salty Dog Kayaking. It was a disappointing experience. We spent $160 to paddle out and see a heap of dead coral. The brochure said snorkel amongst coral gardens but we only saw murky water. At the halfway point we grabbed a dry cracker and a cube of cheese. The trip was rushed and nothing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We did an afternoon tour. Kayaked across a few places. Neill gave us insights into marine life, tides etc. Stopped for some refreshments at a secluded island. It was an amazing time!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

It was my first time kayaking at sea so it was a great experience. The guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. I thought I put plenty of sunscreen on but I ended up quite burnt - make sure you wear clothing with long sleeves and pants that go to your knees!

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