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Marina C Arm Front Street | (Directly cross the road from the Ice Cream Parlour), 4802, Australia
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My husband and I did two tours with explore group. The sunset cruise on the Edge was perfect. It... read more

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Sareymary
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Very friendly staff and a good day. We had what staff said was the best weather in the month and... read more

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Belinda S
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An exhilarating sailing experience aboard On the Edge, our custom designed sailing catamaran; designed specifically for sailing adventures throughout the Whitsunday Islands. On the Edge operates full & half day tours, as well as evening sunset cruises departing from Hamilton Island.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“denison star” (70 reviews)
“sunset cruise” (98 reviews)
“bait reef” (88 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Marina C Arm Front Street | (Directly cross the road from the Ice Cream Parlour), 4802, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

My husband and I did two tours with explore group. The sunset cruise on the Edge was perfect. It was a beautiful evening, the catamaran is a spectacular boat, the crew were friendly and generous with the food and drinks. Couldn’t fault it! We also...More

Thank Sareymary
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very friendly staff and a good day. We had what staff said was the best weather in the month and found the 2nd half of the trip out to the reef really bumpy - so glad the weather wasn’t any worse! Haha I’m not that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed on Hamilton island for a week and had two trips with ‘Explore’. The ‘Sunset cruise’ and the full day snorkelling. Both trips were excellent. The crew were friendly and worked hard to make sure everyone’s needs were met. The food was really good...More

Thank Dan W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was up a few times through the night concerned about strong winds and our 8.30am departure time on Explore The Edge Sail & Snorkel. It was comforting on arrival to find that they changed our trip to suit the windy conditions (with option to...More

Thank Rob D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a good trip & we saw groupers & so many fish & corals on the outer reef. My only issue was that despite telling the Crew that I was inexperienced I was left completely alone & would have appreciated some help. On the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked the full days snorkelling trip for my 60th birthday. Due to weather conditions, we did the “windy weather “ trip, which kept us sheltered around the Whitsunday Islands. We had 2 stops to snorkel, one showing us mainly fish, the second to show us...More

Thank Carol L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an awesome time on the day snorkelling trip with Explore. The large catamaran is very spacious, and was not overbooked, so lots of room to sit wherever you wanted. It was a very bumpy ride due to the windy weather to get to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went on a full day trip out of Airlie Beach a week ago, the weather made the seas a little choppy but our snorkel guide Jazzy along with the rest of the crew made the ride to each destination comfortable and fun! I felt...More

Thank Alec M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The entire staff on the boat made a difficult weather day very special from our beach stop at Whitehaven Beach and then to an alternative snorkeling area. Thanks to Captain John and his team of Stu, Jarrod, Liv & Jess.

Thank Scott C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went diving with them a couple of years ago. This time Holly took me diving, she was great. It was too rough to go to the outer reef and we went to a couple of beach dives and Whitehaven Beach. The fish were great,...More

Thank Mark T
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popeye275
January 26, 2018|
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Response from Shelly J | Reviewed this property |
$130 per adult. $80 for children when I went last August.
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Mishky1
December 29, 2017|
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Response from David R | Property representative |
Hi there, It’s very unlikely you will feel unwell aboard On the Edge, it’s a very stable and large catamaran. The team are extremely proficient in ensuring your comfort if in the remote instance you didn’t feel well. Go... More
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Ashley F
July 25, 2017|
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Response from David R | Property representative |
Hi Ashley, The ocean temperature is currently 22 to 23 degrees Celsius and you are not required to wear a stinger suit at the moment, we have them available and always recommend them. I personally haven't been in a pool... More
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