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Marina C Arm Front Street | (Directly cross the road from the Ice Cream Parlour), 4802, Australia
+61 7 4946 9664
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On the edge snorkel and Whitehaven beach trip

This was a perfect day out, Lucas and the crew ensured it was relaxed and fun. Everything was well... read more

Reviewed yesterday
SamClare
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Birmingham
via mobile
Just Great

We did the sail and snorkel trip on their large catamaran. Our skipper Lucas was knowledgeable with... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
SJK3004
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Doha, Qatar
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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.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Marina C Arm Front Street | (Directly cross the road from the Ice Cream Parlour), 4802, Australia
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+61 7 4946 9664
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"snorkel tour"
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"the great barrier reef"
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"afternoon tea"
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"dive master"
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"buffet lunch"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a perfect day out, Lucas and the crew ensured it was relaxed and fun. Everything was well organised and the snorkel gear was great quality, the food was delicious and the cocktails rounded the day off nicely. We had 6 children with us...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We did the sail and snorkel trip on their large catamaran. Our skipper Lucas was knowledgeable with a great personality who did his best to ensure very had a great day. He was supported by a great friendly crew. The boat is comfortable, the catering...More

Thank SJK3004
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a great trip. Staff friendly and organised, plenty of drinks and we got to see whales, which was amazing. I think this is a Hamilton Island must do!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great day, sailing on Catamaran with a small group and friendly crew was a wonderful experience. We did the part day tour which left at 11 and returned at 3.30. This was a good amount of time with about 1 1/2 hours at Whitehaven. We...More

Thank 859kyliem
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed the full day snorkle tour very much, especially the small group size made the whole trip quite a pleasant experience. Nice new boat, good food and a professional, friendly and relaxed crew topped it all up. We were lucky enough to see whales...More

Thank Gerfin89
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I booked half day sailing trip on a Saturday to white haven beach. On the way we spotted hump back whales. The entire trip was worth it. Esp being able to sit on the net in the front of the boat. I...More

Thank Shrilekha C
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went out for a half day reef snorkel. We chose Explore over the alternative due to fewer numbers on the boat and different reef explored. The organisation was very professional and also provided adequate freedom to explore whilst snorkeling. Really the only negatives were...More

Thank Rick K
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We have been lucky enough to do 4 separate trips with Explore as part of family holidays on Hamo in April and July 2018. In each case I can only say everything was done brilliantly from the booking advice, the office staff, the boats (we...More

Thank Nick C
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David R, General Manager at Explore Group, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Nick C, Thank you very much for the post and in particular your continued support over two different occasions. As a way to say thank you I would like to extend you and your family a twilight tour the next time you are on...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We boarded a ship from Airile and then met the main group in Hamilton, we were given a great safety talk and felt very welcomed by the staff! On the way we got to see 3 whales and they approached the boat it was incredible!...More

Thank livvyrush
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We absolutely loved this wonderful sailing and snorkelling experience. A perfect mixture of adventure and relaxation on a comfortable and spacious yacht. The food served was fresh and delicious and the staff experienced, friendly and fun. Snorkelling equipment was good quality with great instructions for...More

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KatePITtoSYD
July 10, 2018|
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Response from David R | Property representative |
Hi there, It takes approximately one hour from Hamilton Island to Hill Inlet in our vessels. Regards, David
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Shelby L
May 14, 2018|
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Response from JayAndZ | Reviewed this property |
Yes we had lunch on the boat included on the full day tour. There was prawns, cold meat, cheese, rolls, salad etc!
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popeye275
January 25, 2018|
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Response from Shelly J | Reviewed this property |
$130 per adult. $80 for children when I went last August.
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