New Horizon: 2 day/2 night Sailing Whitsundays
New Horizon, a 97 foot beautiful wooden schooner, unbeatable in the budget market. With Air con, spacious cabins, movie lounge, dive platform, paddleboards and a 7metre inflateable waterslide. This 2 day 2 night trip, ideal for singles, couples, small groups that want a ...
NEW HORIZON: 2 day/2 night Whitsundays sleep on board sailing trip.
WCBIA ACCREDITED – HIGH STANDARDS OPERATOR – ECO ACCREDITED – FINALIST “BEST TOUR” AT THE GOLDEN BACKPACK AWARDS 2012 - WINNER -BEST TOUR - TOURISM AWARDS 2013
Please Note: $40surcharge is applicable for trips departing on, or out on 24th December and 31st December. Please pay to ABC Travel on check in.
32 Passengers - 1 Skipper, 2 dive instructors and 1 deckhand/host
-All freshly prepared meals and snacks
-Fresh linen including sheets, blankets and pillows
-All snorkel equipment
-Marine Park Fees and QPWS walks fees – No extras to pay
-Air conditioning (absolute necessity in summer months)
-3 huge esky’s for our passengers BYO drinks
-Watch movies in our air conditioned movie lounge with comfy bean bags
-Try your skills on our stand up paddle boards or walk the plank off our dive board, experience the Massive Waterslide!
-4 fully qualified and professional crew
-Enjoy plenty of unique snorkel sites
-Our crew will individualise each trip to fit within the conditions and the wants of the passengers. For example the trip may spend more time on the beaches while others will focus more on snorkelling.
Intro dives and Certified Dives @ $60
Chips and chocolates @$3.00
Soft Drinks/Water @ $3.00
-Visit all the top sights including Whitehaven Beach
-Bush walk up to the stunning Hill Inlet where you can view 7km of Whitehaven Beach
-Sail on this pretty schooner through the islands
-Snorkel the beautiful Reefs including the famous Blue Pearl Bay
-New Horizon is focused on sights the passengers wants as we don’t dive so we have plenty of time to take you to the best we have on offer
-Whale watching – in season, during July to Sept. Dolphins year round!!
-Enjoy our Giant Trevally, Parrot fish, Squid, Cuttlefish and Dolphins that come to see us, they are attracted to the our light every night.
WHAT TO BRING:
-BYO Alcohol, no glass or red wine please (workplace health and safety).
-Thongs/sandals (for bush walk).
-Your Ipod – hook up to our speakers for a boogie...
-Light clothing – Evenings in winter can be chilly, days are hot. Summer is hot and sometimes wet.
-Weather proof jacket in wet season for walks.
-Your biggest sense of humour.
-Pack in an environmental green bag or similar, memento bags available from ABC Travel if required for $4.
DAY 1 - Depart Abel Point Marina around 3pm, sail off to Nara Inlet, relax and get to know your fellow passengers. On arrival. whilst your freshly prepared dinner is prepared, play on the dive board, waterslide and paddleboards. After dinner, chill out with our friendly crew, play a few hilairious game or just relax.
DAY 2 - Depart early morning after a delicious breakfast. Sail to the breathtaking Hill Inlet, where you will get take a bush walk to the look-out, with plenty of time to take in the views, then bush back over the other side onto Whitehaven Beach to enjoy its splendor. You'll then get back onto the boat and head to the South End of Whitehaven beach enjoying the long stretches of white silica sands the beach has to offer. Lunch, and plenty of time for fun in the sun before heading up to the north end of Hook Island for snorkeling, diving &swimming in some of the best coral bays, such as Blue Pearl Bay and Langford Reef - these are some of the best the Whitsundays has to offer. More slides, paddleboards to play with, then relax here for the evening under the stars with dinner.
DAY 3 - Wake up, breakfast, final snorkel, final dive and swim, then lunch, followed by a relaxing Sail back to Airlie Beach arriving between 12-1pm.
DAY 3 - Evening - Join your fellow sea buddies for a few drinks at Phoenix Bar, enjoy the local nightlife.
Passengers check in at ABC Travel in Airlie Beach, 1 day prior to departure. If arriving on day of departure please call to let staff know. 4946 575
Passengers to meet at Paddons Cafe at Able Point Marina at 2.40pm.
Departs: Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 3.00pm from Abel Point Marina Airlie Beach
Returns: Wednesdays, Saturdays and Mondays at approx 12pm to Abel Point Marina
Extra costs are paid directly to your Website Travel Agent and is comprised of the following: This is a all inclusive trip as of April 1st 2014.
Environmental Marine Charge: $10.50 per trip per person, Queensland Parks and Wildlife - $1.74 per person per trip, Fuel Levy - $5 per person, per trip. Admin - $2.76 per person per trip.