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Mission Beach Dunk Island Water Taxi

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  • Excellent76%
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Mission Beach Dunk Island Water Taxi operates from Wongaling Beach and is a quick & easy way to get to Dunk Island to enjoy beautiful walking tracks and amazing camping. Also on offer is Fozzy’s 3 hour, 3 Island Tour which meanders past three of the...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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71 Banfield Pde, Wongaling Beach, Mission Beach, Queensland 4852, Australia
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+61 7 4068 8310
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed May 25, 2013

We used the water taxi to spread the ashes of a dear friend into the Coral Sea. Capt. Fozzie was extremely accommodating with finding the right spot and put a GPS reading in without having to be asked. We then continued on the 3 island...More

2  Thank Truus B
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed September 17, 2015

The only interaction I had with this company was when the skipper followed us to the boat ramp, he tailgates us and was swearing at us because we wouldn't speed up to his satisfaction. You don't have to be a lip reader to know the...More

4  Thank Fiona M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very impresssed with Nancy and Cats arrangements to transport a group of around 55 people to Dunk Island for a wedding ceremony. There were lots of laughs as guests waded to the water taxi, especially when some were splashed when they mistimed the...More

Thank Eileen M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An absolute treat, couldn't have asked for better people to do this with. It was not only a beautiful trip but the secret beach we visited was just perfect, there was exactly the right amount of time and the staff are beautifully friendly. With freshly...More

Thank amybsprinks
Nancy L, Owner at Mission Beach Dunk Island Water Taxi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you SO much for coming and enjoying our little tour with us!! We love sharing paradise with beautiful people!

Reviewed October 3, 2018

We had great afternoon exploring islands near to Mission Beach. We saw numerous turtles and some on the trip saw a dugong. We had 1 1/2 on an island beach. We enjoyed so much we have booked an outer reef tour tommorrow. Staff were really...More

Thank TimWilco
Nancy L, Owner at Mission Beach Dunk Island Water Taxi, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thanks so much guys!! Was a pleasure taking you to explore these remarkable islands :) If you saw that on the inland island tour image what you'll see on the reef!!!!

Reviewed October 1, 2018

Very big thank you to Cat and the boat Skipper for helping us out with important supplies delivered with a friendly can-do Queensland smile! Dave

Thank DagarH
Nancy L, Owner at Mission Beach Dunk Island Water Taxi, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Thanks Dave! Couldn't have you running out of the important stuff!! :) Cat

Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely day trip to Dunk Island. The boat taxi was smooth riding even in slightly choppy conditions. Staff were fabulous and friendly and very accommodating to us and all of the gear we had for three families with young children. We enjoyed...More

Thank Kellysom1
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We wanted to do a return trip to Dunk Island to see what it is like now, since Cyclone Yasi ripped through the resort. On a previous visit 3 years ago we had seen the partially demolished wharf through binoculars. Now we could see it...More

2  Thank Juliet F
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

We had this trip booked - island tour and dunk island weeks ago. We have just driven two and half hours to get here only to find the shop shut- not operating due to mechanical problems. Fair enough- but we were not contacted to let...More

1  Thank Redmond01
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We probably picked the right day to go across, breeze was gentle and the sea reasonably calm. A good crossing, however there is nothing there on Dunk Island , no bar , or anything. Toilets, showers and bbqs, that’s it . Disappointing, however the water...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

A 3 hourd boat tour.... Nice location ! Good explnations ! Good guys ! Just do it and taste the chocolat banana ice cream !

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Nancy L, Owner at Mission Beach Dunk Island Water Taxi, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

HI guys! Thanks for your review ;) We are so thrilled with this new venture from one of our locals, frozen chocolate coated bananas! All organic even with biodegradable wrappers....everyone needs one that visits Mission Beach....

Reviewed August 12, 2018

Dunk Island is AMAZING! (As long as you’re OK with self-sufficent camping). The campgrounds have tent sites, picnic tables, fresh water, toilets, showers (sometimes hot), shared large sink, and even a couple of shared powerpoints (sometimes). There are gas barbecues, but we couldn’t get them...More

2  Thank AnnieAndClive
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shell70s
February 8, 2016|
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Response from WLO59 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Mission Beach our hired car was in the secure undercover parking in the apartments we stayed in. Sorry I cannot answer your question.
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shell70s
November 24, 2015|
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Response from Nancy L | Property representative |
Hi there, If you will be lucky enough to staying at Bedarra Resort, they kindly subsidize your fare so you are able to travel with us in comfort and safety in all weather conditions. Our vessel is a 30ft fully enclosed... More
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