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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 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
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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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Great experience!

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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South Gate, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday 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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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday 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 yesterday 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 yesterday 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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Professional skipper and crew. Wonderful island, great atmosphere, unforgetable views,money well spent

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday 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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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great trip, fun and knowledgeable staff - did the southern tour to spend more time at Whitehaven. Throughly recommend if you don't want to stay on a boat or don't have much time to explore the whitsundays.

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Airlie Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I loved my trip with ocean rafting, it is one of the best things I've done! Would def do it again :)

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Mackay, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a ball... absolute must experience. Pilots made the trip really exciting and fun. tom and brodie....... We did the northern experience and whitehaven..Fantastic. paid $10 for buffet meal...well worth money..

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Townsville
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our family recently had the privilege of visiting this wonderful part of Australia. Our friendly and easy going Ocean Rafting guide (Dee) and driver (Ads) did a wonderful job of briefing passengers and providing informative fun facts throughout the trip. These 2 staff were fantastic with our two young children (7 & 11). This is the perfect way to visit... More 

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