Join Boomerang for an unforgettable Whitsunday Sailing Experience where you will make new friends, sail the islands, visit the world famous Whitehaven Beach, Snorkel Coral Reefs teeming with Marine Life and take guided island walks to amazing lookouts. There is even a chance to Scuba Dive, when we meet with a Dive Boat. If you are after an adrenaline-filled sailing experience on a fast maxi and don't mind partying the night away on the deck then Boomerang will be perfect for you: 28 Guests, 4 Crew, 2 Double Berths, 8 Double Bunks, 10 Single Bunks.
Wed, Fri, Sun - until March
Mon, Thur, Sat - April 2015 to March 2016
|Start||Airlie Beach @ 02.00 pm|
|Finish||Airlie Beach @ 11.00 am|
Our experienced crew will take you on a 2 day voyage around the Whitsunday islands. You can expect to visit Blue Pearl Bay, Nara Inlet, Mantaray Bay, Cataran Bay, Whitehaven Beach and Cid Harbour.
When you're not sailing, you will have the opportunity to swim with the tropical fish and snorkel the fascinating coral reefs, There's also time to explore the beautiful beaches and islands.
At the end of each day we will stop in well protected island anchorages, so your overnight stays are really comfy. Itineraries are flexible to best meet guest needs and prevailing weather conditionsAbout Boomerang
Raced under the name Ondine VII, and achieved great success including 1st place in the World Maxi Series Race, plus races in the USA, Japan and NZ.
Up until late 2001 Boomerang was still competing in tough Ocean Races, such as the Auckland to Suva Race. Winner of the 2002 Whitsunday Fun Race!
Maxi Boomerang, designed by German Frers, and built in Italy is a sloop design, 83ft in length, 20ft wide, built of high tech Carbon Fibre with a mast extending 110ft above the deck. In March 2009 Boomerang had an extensive refit inside and out and presents in wonderful condition.
Whitsunday Charters in 2002 Boomerang had a new interior fitted for Whitsunday Sailing Tours. The boat is huge downstairs and open plan, some of the many features include headroom throughout higher than 6ft, 3 dining tables, 3 toilets and showers. On deck the boat is really wide, so there's space to chill out. One thing's for sure?. The thoroughbred racing background will ensure a sailing tour aboard Boomerang will be an exciting experience.
** THE ISLANDS
The Whitsundays consist of 74 islandslocated in the middle of the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.
These islands are pristine, with 66 in their natural state. The area is well protected for future generations through programs such as the Ecotourism Certification, administered by Ecotourism Australia.
Since 1985 we have been providing Whitsunday Sailing Tours. This Two Day two Night Maxi Sailing Adventure is perfect for guests who are after an amazing sailing experience while at the same time making
new friends. Our experienced crew take the worry out of sailing around the islands and reefs. With all Marine and Park Permits,
we will take you to the best locations planned around the prevailing wind and tides. There are many smooth water stops nestled around
the islands, so your overnight anchorages will be pleasant for sleeping while offering spectacular scenery.
During a typical two day two night tour, alongwith the Sailing, there will be time to:
Snorkel coral reefs teeming with marine life
Visit stunning sand and coral Beaches
Go for Guided Island Bush Walks
Rendezvous diving available
offering Intro or Certified diving during tour
**Fringing Reefs / Snorkel Areas
Mantaray Bay, Hayman Island, Border Island, Blue Pearl Bay, Langford Reef, Hook Island
Our crew will freshly prepare all meals, breakfast, morning tea, lunches, pre-dinner snacks and hot dinners.
Feedback sheets completed by guests generally rate meals at10/10 for all tours
Typical Day Menu
Breakfast, Cereal, Fruit, Tea/Coffee
Morning Tea, Cake, Biscuits, Tea/Coffee
Lunch, BBQ with Salads and Breads
Afternoon Snack, Nachos or Cheese Platter
Dinner, Chicken with Rice, special sauce and Salad