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Address: Shingley Drive | Abell Point Marina North (Next to Sorrento Restaurant & Bar), Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 4946 6848
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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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Best day at Airlie Beach by a mile!

I cannot recommend this tour enough!! Staff were incredible in ensuring that we had the best possible time. My partner and I weren't too keen on wearing the stinger suits (We are... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I cannot recommend this tour enough!! Staff were incredible in ensuring that we had the best possible time. My partner and I weren't too keen on wearing the stinger suits (We are from WA and all we could think of is sharks mistaking us for seals!!) yet the staff members ensured us that everything would be ok and how important... More 

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Queenstown, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is very nice tour, staffs for the tour are super nice! But the snorkelling place is not that attractive compare to others

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Gorgeous scenery with enthusiasm crew! my friends and I really enjoy the trip with JAMES! Whitehaven beach is the most expressive one!

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff at Ocean Rafting are helpful and friendly. The information given on the boat was both informative and delivered in a fun way. The lunch that was provided was delicious and fresh.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff were very supportive and willing to make the trip as enjoyable as possible. Having only small numbers on the boat helped to make our trip more personal.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ocean rafting is a great activity I participated in Airlie beach in my common week. The service is good and they even served our chinese with James who comes from Taiwan and I like him very much! The wonderful day I will never foget

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Best tour for a reef and beach experience. They stop in the best spot of Whiteheaven beach, we have time enough to enjoy the beach and also beautiful experience snorkelling to see the reef life :) Be prepared for the wind because the boat is really fast, but it's part of the adventure!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What an amazing day! Late September- weather was perfect, Roscoe and Sammy were our amazing crew. We were lucky enough to see whales on our way to Hook Island for our snorkelling - water was lovely and no stinger suits required. The coral and fish were beautiful-so many varieties and colours. Then it was on to Hill inlet for the... More 

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Marrickville, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I would highly recommend this to anyone visiting The Whitsundays. The snorkelling was great and we loved Whitehaven Beach. Make sure you pay extra for the buffet lunch as it was really tasty and you'll be hungry after all the snorkelling.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fabulous day on the water with Dee and Matt on the 21st September excellent fun and most enjoyable !

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