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Big Mama Sailing

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Pacific Parade,Magnetic Island, Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4805, Australia
+61 437 206 360
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$65.43*
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Magnetic Island Sunset Sail
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$150.11*
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Full-Day Adventure Sailing Experience: Circumnavigate Magnetic Island
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$1,801.38*
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Private Magnetic Island Sailing Experience from Townsville or Magnetic Island
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SAILING MAGNETIC ISLAND, QUEENSLAND. Big Mama is a 18m(60ft) Adams sailing vessel. Small Personalised groups of 12 MAX. We welcome you into our home and the opportunity to explore and sail Magnetic Island,enjoy watching the sunset on our Sunset Sails and Sail with the Humpback Whales(seasonal).Water activities include Snorkeling, sailing, boom netting, kayaks and paddle boards. Private Sailing Charters are also available. Our Sail options: Full day Adventure Island Sail- Circumnavigate Magnetic Island; Sunset Sail- 2 hours of sailing; Half Day Adventure Island Sail-Explore bays/beaches only accessible by boat; Overnight Sails- 4-5 guests; Private Charters- Private Charters are available for all our sail options. Our Reef Sail from Magnetic Island or Townsville will be private charter only & we are happy to sail Big Mama to Mission Beach or Mourilyan Harbour for Private Charter too. We are a small family owner/operator and family friendly. This is our lifestyle, not a JOB. WE ONLY OFFER SNORKELING ON ALL OUR CRUISES.
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Pacific Parade,Magnetic Island, Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4805, Australia
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+61 437 206 360
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had the best day of our lives on big mama. Wedding on board, great snorkeling, paddle boarding and very good lunch and service. Thank you big mama crew! unforgettable sailing day!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Highly recommended for couples, singles and families. I stayed at the Ville in Townsville and got the ferry and bus to Horseshoe bay- all very easy. The yacht is lovely, the scenery amazing and the hosts made you feel at home on their boat- incredible...More

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Lisa210974, Owner at Big Mama Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Our Sunset Sail is very popular and a lovely way to enjoy 2 hours of sailing in the calm seas of Horseshoe Bay. So many of our guests do travel over from Townsville for the day and either join us on a day trip or...More

Reviewed October 5, 2017

Travelling with little children its always hard to find things to do which are suitable, especially on the water. We took our 3.5yr old and 18 month old sons out on the sunset cruise and had an incredible time. Lisa and her partner made us...More

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Lisa210974, Owner at Big Mama Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Travelling with small children can be challenging,but there is always wonderful opportunities out there( like sailing on board Big Mama) that make it easy so everyone has a great time. Lucky I kept most of Fletcher's Match box cars as they definitely come in handy,when...More

Reviewed October 2, 2017

Big Mama sailing is a lovely way to to experience the beautiful waters of Magnetic Island. We had a full day of sailing, swimming and snorkelling aboard a beautiful,comfortable,well maintained boat. There are great views of the island and surrounding reef with spectacular scenery both...More

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Lisa210974, Owner at Big Mama Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

A full day on the water allows us plenty of time, without having to rush to explore, relax, snorkel and sail around Magnetic Island. We are glad you felt safe, welcome and comfortable on board Big Mama and yes, Stu spends a lot of time...More

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Coolumbeach1
September 17, 2017|
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Response from Lisa210974 | Property representative |
Sorry for the late reply. Great to hear from you & we would love to have you sail with us! The full day Adventure Sail is 9am to 4:30pm.We supply morning, afternoon teas & a delicious BBQ Lunch.We sail, snorkel, relax and... More
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Sturpa
September 14, 2017|
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Response from Lisa210974 | Property representative |
Hi Michael, I am so sorry about the late reply. To be honest I have only really noticed these Trip Advisor messages as they mostly come direct to my email account.We would of loved to have you sail with us and we do offer a... More
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Liz G
June 8, 2016|
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Response from Herma L | Reviewed this property |
It all depends on the weather, I booked about a week before. Lisa will keep you informed if the trip is off because they only sail in winds up to 20 knots.
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