You can enjoy all the fun of the Whitsundays with our half day activities. Half day tours are great if you are limited on time, or if you're just trying to fill in a morning or afternoon with a little extra fun. Half day tours include scenic flights, aerial adventures, on-land exploration and short island excursions! Choose from a variety of tours that are short on time, but never short on fun.
Check out the area in the most extreme way possible - while free falling at 220kms per hour!
The Whitsundays are one of the top three places in the world to skydive. The Skydive Airlie Beach team have many years experience and are ready to show you how it's done. Airlie Beach Tandem Skydive is not to be missed during a visit to the Whitsundays. Experience the thrill of free-falling for up to an insane 60 seconds while soaking up the spectacular views of Airlie Beach, the Great Barrier Reef, the Whitsunday Islands, the ocean and the hinterland.
Short on time? You can still explore the Whitsundays in style!
Cruise through the Whitsundays with Game Changer as part of the Sea Sprint fleet for an express day tour! Perfect for those short of time, explore the Whitsunday Islands, snorkel and visit Whitehaven Beach, all in just 6 hours! Travelling on board a comfortable and modern vessel, you'll spend no time getting to where you need to go!
Fly over the beautiful heart reef and enjoy a flight into the heart of the Whitsundays
Experience the Whitsundays from above with an amazing one hour flight over the scenic Heart Reef. This breathtaking flight will take you over the islands and bays of the Whitsundays all the way out to the Outer Reef. Cruise over Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet and the Great Barrier Reef with the romantic destination of the Heart Reef, a Whitsundays favourite!
Spend a half day at Hardy Reef for the ultimate Great Barrier Reef Experience
If you're short on time but still want to see the Outer Great Barrier Reef, this is the tour for you! Leaving early in the morning and back after lunch, you will get to explore the Outer Reef at length with plenty of time to spare.
The perfect scenic flight of the Whitsundays for those who are short on time.
Why not appreciate the wonderful Whitsundays from above with this popular scenic flight of the Whitsunday islands. During your 25 minute GSL Aviation flight, you will soar over the best of the region, including Whitehaven Beach and more.
Our classic sunset sail takes you out across Pioneer Bay where we catch the breeze to set sail. You are welcomed on board with a complimentary glass of bubbles. Slip into the sunset in style as we head out across the bay. Nibbles include bread/cheeses/dips and seasonal fruit. What a great way to enjoy the evening.
Only half a day to see the Whitsundays? Cruise Whitsundays take you to the dazzling white sands of Whitehaven Beach
If you're short on time but don't want to miss out on one of the world's best beaches, Cruise Whitsundays offer this fantastic fully guided half day cruise, ideal for those with less time to spare. Cruise around the nearby islands and enjoy some of the most peaceful and remote locations in the area. Make your way to the breathtaking Whitehaven Beach, where you can sit back, relax and enjoy this world famous beach.
Whitsunday Crocodile Safari, operated by Proserpine River Eco Tours, is a full day nature exploration into the estuaries and wetlands of the Whitsundays. Operating 7 days a week the Safari's aim is to provide a fully guided and safe, Australian nature experience that encompasses the unique tropical environment which is home to many species of native birds, mammals, reptiles and marine animals, including up to 150 estuarine crocodiles.
The only Segway tour to operating from Airlie Beach that offers a unique and fun way to explore the spectacular rainforest and native flora and fauna at Conway National Park and the Great Whitsunday walk!
Ride your own Segway along the Whitsunday Bicentennial Boardwalk overlooking the pristine waters of Pioneer Bay.
The Segway is the first of its kind - a self-balancing personal transportation machine designed to go anywhere. With its innovative technology, the Segway carries you across most terrains noiselessly and efficiently while producing no adverse environmental emissions. It's easy and fun to operate. All you have to do is lean in the direction you want to go, and your Segway takes you there. And don't worry, it takes care of the balancing-on-two-wheels part.
Skydive over the Whitsunday Islands for a once-in-a-lifetime experience!
Make memories to last a lifetime by enjoying one of the funnest things possible in the Whitsundays - dropping out of a plane to parachute back down to earth! Choose from 10,000ft or 14,000ft and experience the rush and thrill of one of the most extreme and amazing experiences you will ever have.
Visit Bredl's Wild Farm with one of Australia's iconic Bushmen, Rob Bredl - The Barefoot Bushman as seen on television. At the farm, you will be able to hold a koala, snake and a baby crocodile and gain plenty of insight about Australian wildlife with Rob's wealth of knowledge. If you want to see some of Australia's most iconic animals all in one day, this is a great trip for the whole family.
Based in the spectacular Whitsunday Islands, Salty Dog's Sea Kayaking Expeditions have been operating since 1997. Comprising more than 70 islands, the Whitsunday Island Group is the largest offshore island chain on the east coast of Australia. And as part of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, its tropical, clear, warm waters offer some of the most breathtaking and accessible paddling in the world. Join us for an unforgettable experience on a fully-guided tour, or hire your own!
Stand Up Paddle Boarding: All the Rage! See why...
Stand Up Paddle Boarding is quickly taking the globe by storm and has finally found it's way to the Whitsundays! It's the latest Hollywood exercise craze, intriguing to outdoor enthusiasts and is now being used as a new form of cross-fit training. Whether you want to have a go for the first time or brush up on your own skills, you should come and experience the newest (and hottest) trend on the water...