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Big Fury Island Tour

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“whitehaven beach”(290 reviews)
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“swirling sands”(24 reviews)
Fun, fast cruise around the Whitsunday Islands. All in one day visit world famous Whithaven Beach, then it's off to a pristine snorkelling reef off of another island, a delicious picnic lunch served right on the beach, afternoon snacks, entertaining...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 418 782 266
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a great day out at Whitehaven beach and snorkelling at a nearby reef. Staff on board were very knowledgeable and funny. Snorkelling gear wasn't of the highest quality but when you get to see turtles and beautiful fish along the reef you seem to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank marcj22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour is well worth every cent. Big Fury was fast, yet comfortable and big enough for the guests on board. The length of time spent at each location was perfect...didnt feel rushed, but ready to move on from each location, when we did. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 11sunseeker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks Guys, had an awesome time on-board and in the water. Totally pro team very friendly. Had a great time. Will tour again with you guys when in Airlie Beach next.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hashash266
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Big Fury was indeed a tour that it has exceeded our expectations. The crew, Braydon and Dane, were friendly, funny and knowledgeable. The boat is fast, well equipped and safe. The sightseeing is spectacular, the snorkeling at Saba Bay was fantastic, the buffet lunch at...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jose T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a boat ride with big fury, the staff on board really showed the Australian hospitality, and was very friendly. They dropped us off at the lookout, gave us instructions how to get there, then they made a really great lunch. They made...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank thesinding
Reviewed 28 November 2018

A memorable trip on Big Fury. The 2 man crew were really friendly and incredibly knowledgeable about the area. Fast boat meant no engine fumes and access to places further out than slower boats could reach in the day. The snorkelling on the coral reef...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank David J
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

We enjoy Braydon and his high level of service with his running commentary and jokes. Braydon showed a high level of care throughout the day. Great snorkeling food and boat ride. Would recommend for two ladies who were over the age of 60 yrs old....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank judi m
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

We went with on a day tour to Whitsundays with Big Fury, price AUD 139 pp via bookme.com. The Big Fury is a speedy boat with a capacity of 35 ppl but we were only 18 so it was a nice small group! Our host...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Eveliendbr
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We decided to go with Big Fury primarily for the speed, I suffer sea sickness on small boats but decided to "risk it". I need not have been concerned, the relatively calm waters and the boat itself allowed me to enjoy the trip with no...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Terry08-17
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We were here for the weekend getaway from Mackay and we decided on a last minute day trip on the Big Fury. Dane and Wazza were absolutely amazing! They made the trip fun, funny, and absolutely enjoyable! Lunch on whitehaven was great and the inlet...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Lynne K
9 September 2016|
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Response from Amanda M | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely! I would just warn about people who suffer from sea sickness. Keep in mind it's a tour on the open ocean, so the boat does rock back and forth. For neck problems there is no issue as long as you are able to... More
14 September 2015|
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Response from DianneF383 | Property representative |
Good afternoon, Thank you for your enquiry regarding our Big Fury one day Whitsunday Islands cruise. We cruise past Hill Inlet's swirling sands but do not stop and let guests off at this location, as we prefer to give our... More