Imagine the feeling of the sun on your face, wind in your hair and being surrounded by clear seas. Watch the stars come out over the Ocean with a glass of champagne in hand. Sailing holidays don't have to be tangled ropes or nautical jargon, be as involved as you like, or simply relax on deck with a copy of your favourite novel and let the world float by on a sailing or cruise adventure Downunder.
Hop Aboard to 'Sea' Australia.
Experience sailing around the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef Marine Park with lush tropical islands, turquoise waters and pristine beaches. Sail or cruise the Whitsundays consisting of 74 islands — only eight of which are inhabited and surrounded by coral reefs one of the world's seven natural wonders. The Whitsundays is a snorkelling and scuba diving wonderland with sheltered coral reefs, warm blue waters, massive coral overhangs and amazing tropical life including turtles, mantarays and gropers. Cruising or sailing around the Whitsundays with style, grace or pace is one of the most relaxing ways to discover this tropical paradise.
Explore the Kimberley region in North Western Australia on a cruise through the ancient landscape carved by powerful forces of nature, spectacular gorges, majestic waterfalls where Indigenous connections and exploration history abound. Spot extraordinary wildlife and birdlife, see ancient Aboriginal rock-art or experience an exhilarating helicopter and zodiac ride. Enjoy sunset canapés and drinks on the beach as dusk settles over the amazing Kimberley.
Can't decide between a walking holiday and a sailing escape? Have the best of both worlds on this Tasmanian sail and walk tour that effortlessly combines both over a short four or six day adventure. The only tour of its kind in Australia, connecting some of the most spectacular walking trails and sailing on a 23 metres (75 feet) luxury ketch — your floating home for the duration with all the on-board comforts including saloon dinners and alfresco breakfasts. Set sail up the Tassie East Coast taking in the spectacular beaches, sea cliffs, peninsulas and coastal trails while being accompanied along the way by the local dolphins, birdlife and see the occasional sleepy seal. Sand between your toes, wind in the sails and days of adventurous walking. Hop aboard.