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Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation

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“hour sail”(7 reviews)
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3 hour sails on the STS Leeuwin II are an adventure for the whole family. Experience sailing on an 1850’s style barquentine ship, participate in our great onboard youth activities, learn about our week-long leadership program and meet the crew who...more
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Peter Hughes Drive | B Berth, Victoria Quay, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't understand how anyone can fault this experience, but I think it's a must-do 5-star activity, not just for the young, but also for the elderly. And considering that many of the crew we met we either volunteers or trainees. I organised this New...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bornean
Reviewed 8 August 2018

A great family day out onboard an authentic working tall ship is not only great value, but will be remembered for life. Leeuwin II operates from B Shed, Victoria Quay (Peter Hughes Drive) and runs a comprehensive day sailing programme during the summer months. A...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

I had a wonderful time, thoroughly enjoyed the trip. The whole day, food and activities were wonderful. Would highly recommend this trip to anyone.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank debradickinson
Leeuwin_II, Guest Relations Manager at Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Hi debradickson. Thanks for the review. We are so glad you enjoyed the experience and hope to see you back next season. Thanks, The Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Team

Reviewed 9 April 2018

Took my 7 year old Grandson on the 3 hour sail. We both loved it. Great views of Fremantle Harbour activity and plenty of things to do on board. Got to hoist sails and take the wheel. The tour of the ship was really interesting...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank BoonyPerth
Leeuwin_II, Guest Relations Manager at Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thanks BoonyPerth! What a lovely review to hear. We are so glad you and your 7 year old grandson enjoyed the sail. Just a few more years and we can welcome him on a Youth Explorer voyage :) All the best, The Leeuwin Team

Reviewed 26 February 2018

Gave the 3 hour trip as a gift and received one in return. Fantastic watching those mid-teen girls aboard that day. More kids should get to experience this kind of activity. All topped off with perfect sailing weather.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Richard5619
Leeuwin_II, Guest Relations Manager at Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Hi Richard5619, great to hear you enjoyed your sail. We love that youth of both genders are equally appreciated on the sail. Glad you got a beautiful sailing day!

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Just sailing on the Leeuwin was a beautiful way to spend 3 hours but the experience of participating in the sailing (if desired) was enjoyed by all. Our 9 and 11 year old children are now counting down the days until they can participate in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank KyKPerth
Leeuwin_II, Guest Relations Manager at Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Hello KyKPerth, so wonderful to hear you enjoyed the sail! We also can't wait until you 9 and 11 year olds can join. Do you know we have a Parent Project 3-day voyage for youth 12+ and parent? It runs from 3 - 5 March...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

We are a long-established Kalgoorlie-based fishing group who have had a long association with the Leeuwin Foundation for over 25 years - raising funds to sponsor many dozens of Goldfields youths aboard the Leeuwin during that time. We chartered the ship for a Sunset Sail...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ted F
Leeuwin_II, Public Relations Manager at Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Hello MIFC! We had a wonderful time hosting you onboard. Thanks for chartering the ship and we hope you had a beautiful evening. Thanks, Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Team

Reviewed 31 December 2017

I took my two children aboard a 14 year old boy and 9 year old girl. My daughter didn't feel sea sick and was able to climb the front of vessel. I was hoping both my children wouldn't feel sick as I would like them...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Mwiriadi
Leeuwin_II, Guest Relations Manager at Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Hello Mwiriadi - thank you for your review! We are so glad to hear your daughter enjoyed climbing aloft. Should you wish to familiarise your son more with time onboard before a week-long voyage we have the 3-day Parent Project voyage which stays in close...More

Reviewed 17 December 2017

This was an experience worth every bit of its price. The crew were knowledgeable about all aspects of the ship and the history of the Barquentine vessels and their original uses. Crew members were attentive to passengers and their needs and,the food was varied and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Dennis W
Leeuwin_II, Guest Relations Manager at Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thanks Dennis W - what a wonderful review! We absolutely appreciate your kind words. Hope to see you back sailing with us soon. Warm Regards, the Leeuwin Team

Reviewed 19 November 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed the whole trip. Even though I was traveling alone on boarding all the crew and volunteers were very welcoming. The entire experience from setting the sails to the opportunity to climb the rigging was thrilling. The brunch was delicious and there was...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank PaulajayneR
Leeuwin_II, Guest Relations Manager at Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Hi PaulajayneR, Thankyou for your wonderful review! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience and will pass along your comments to the team here. Hope to see you and your family back soon. Thanks, The Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Team

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