1 Day Ocean Rafting Southern Lights Tour from Daydream Island

Adults from $180

At the direction of staff at all times. Subject to CASA guidelines. Not to be launched from the boat or the look-out platform.

    Enjoy a fun ride to the Great Barrier Reef, snorkel in amazing reefs, and explore the iconic Whitehaven Beach.

    This day tour will take you to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park's Whitsunday Islands to snorkel amongst an abundance of marine life and wander the pristine Whitehaven Beach, enjoying spectacular views and a bushwalk along the way.

    • Ride to the Whitsundays on a fun, fast semi-rigid inflatable boat
    • Snorkel in a 'hidden' spot, brimming with life
    • Explore the beautiful Whitehaven and Hill Inlet beaches
    • Take a guided bush walk to Hill Inlet Lookout
    • Enjoy a buffet-style lunch while enjoying the spectacular view

    Step aboard a semi-rigid inflatable vessel, meet your friendly crew and embark on an exhilarating journey to a snorkel spot in the Whitsundays. Snorkel amongst vivid corals, colourful fish, giant clams and even a turtle or two for a little over an hour.

    Dock near Whitehaven Beach and step ashore and relax on white, warm sands and paddle in turquoise seas. Join your group for an informative bushwalk to Hill Inlet Lookout, where you'll be greeted with an amazing view of an expanse of aqua sea meeting stretches of pristine beaches.

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    Departures: Daily

      Start Finish Duration
    Southern Lights – Rafters Pack from Daydream Island 10:00am 4:30pm 6.5 Hours


    Pricing valid for travel until 31 March 2020.

    Ticket Price
    Adults $180
    Children (2-14 yrs) $121
    Family (2+2) $554
    Infants (0-1) Free



    Group Size: 32ppl max


    • Visit to Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet
    • Guided national park walks
    • Inner fringing coral reef snorkeling
    • Personalised snorkel insruction
    • Use of snorkel equipment and flotation devices
    • Stinger Suit
    • Reef and island naturalist talks
    • National Park Fees
    • Buffet Style Lunch
    • Cake for afternoon tea

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    The below itinerary can change due to tides and weather.

    Day 1

    Daydream Island


    Pickup from Daydream Island Jetty

    Snorkelling at Dumbell Island, Border Island, or one of many secret locations for over an hour!

    Enjoy the amazing hard and soft corals of the fringing reefs, as well as a huge range of marine life including colourful fish, turtles, clams and so much more, all of which call the inner coral reefs home.

    Buffet Lunch

    Enjoy a buffet style lunch served at the beach and swim in the crystal clear turquoise ocean or just relax on the silica white sand.

    Hill Inlet Lookout

    Enjoy a guided bushwalk to spectacular Hill Inlet Lookout to view and capture photographs of the stunning swirling silica sands and aqua water.

    Whitehaven Beach

    Freedom to explore Whitehaven Beach and make your way up to the northern end.

    Return to Daydream Island


    Afternoon tea will be served on the return journey

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