Set sail on the beautiful and rare Australian yacht, Lady Enid, and make the day all about you!
- Lady Enid is an iconic gentleman's racer
- Help set the sails and get a taste for sailing
- Adults only day tour
- Sail on a traditional sailing vessel with racing history
- Licensed bar for your convenience
Clear your schedule and jump aboard Lady Enid for a memorable day filled with quality food, a relaxing itinerary and the glistening beauty of Whitehaven Beach. Launched in 1961 this beautiful vessel is well known within the established Australian yachting fraternity and has a long tradition of racing. Spend the day swimming in the turquoise waters of Whitehaven Beach and walk to the lookout to view the swirling sands of Hill Inlet, all in a relaxed time frame. Enjoy a complimentary glass of sparkling and antipasto platter as you sail back to Airlie Beach reminiscing on your amazing day aboard Lady Enid.
Lady Enid Features:
- Experienced and friendly crew
- A rare Australian heritage yacht
- Snorkelling excursion on a fringing coral reef
- Ample time at Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet
- Gourmet meals, including morning and afternoon tea
- Modern and comfortable interior
- Licensed vessel, no BYO
- Local courtesy transfers
- Spacious deck area
- Adults only tour
- A Lady Enid crew person will greet you at your accommodation and transfer you to Coral Sea Marina
- Once the sails are set, morning tea will be served amongst the Whitsunday Islands. Fresh coffee, a beautiful selection of teas, hot chocolate and a fresh selection traditional morning tea favourites to delight a variety of tastebuds
- A snorkelling spot on one of the Whitsunday Island Reefs will ensure for a wonderful experience
- Lady Enid will arrive at Tongue Bay, where you can walk to the lookout to view the beautiful swirling white sands and turquoise waters of Hill Inlet and then proceed down to Betty's Beach at Whitehaven
- Lunch is served on return to Lady Enid, a locally produced gourmet menu
- As we sail back to Airlie Beach a complimentary glass of sparkling and antipasto platter will be served
- Transfer back to your accommodation
The Lady Enid Crew will be at your service, a day on Lady Enid is about you, and what you choose to do. Please note, this is an adult only (18+) experience.
Note: This is a typical day on Lady Enid and may be subject to changes due to weather conditions and tides. The snorkelling site will take into consideration weather conditions, tides and visibility to ensure maximum enjoyment. Our skipper will choose favourable locations to visit to ensure our guests the most comfortable and enjoyable day possible.
All meals are included while on tour. Please see the sample menu for a standard 1 day tour here.
What To Bring
Swimwear and towel, sunscreen, hat, light jacket /jumper for windy, wet or cool days, cash for any additional drinks.
- Morning Tea and Afternoon tea
- A glass of sparkling wine
- Stinger suits
- Transfers to and from your accommodation
- Marine and National Park Fees
On board purchases.
Holiday Surcharges for 2020 onwards:
A once-off fee of $20 per person (payable at check in) applies to departures on the following dates:
- Between 24 December - 02 January inclusive.
- Between Easter Friday – Easter Monday inclusive.
Terms and Conditions
The specified deposit amount is required to secure the booking, with the remaining balance due 2 months prior to departure. Failure to pay the remaining balance before the due date may result in termination of the charter (cancellation fees apply).
This is a water-based activity, for safety reasons ALL passengers must be able to swim and speak fluent English.
Please advise us before booking if any passengers are under 18 years old to ensure this is the appropriate trip.
You must reconfirm all booked tours prior to travel as specified on your voucher. If applicable, notes such as dietary requirements, pick-up locations and additional fees should also be confirmed at this time. Reconfirmations cannot be actioned through Sailing Whitsundays/Mr Travel, and must be done so directly through the Service Operator as specified on each ticket.
It is your responsibility to notify us of ticket discrepancies. Please read through the details on your voucher thoroughly to ensure all details such as passenger names, ages and dates of travel on vouchers are correct.
It is the responsibility of all passengers travelling to advise both your travel agent at the time of booking and vessel check-in agent before boarding of any medical conditions including food allergies you may suffer from.
You need to allow adequate time to check-in prior to the specified departure time.
All prices are stated in Australian dollars and include GST. Surcharges over peak holiday seasons may apply.
The Service Operator reserves the right to alter prices and extra costs. Extra costs may include EMC fees, Stingersuit/Wetsuit Hire, Luggage Storage, Insurance, Linen Hire, National Park Fees, Fuel Levies, Dietary Fees, etc. Bonds may also apply.
We will also endeavour to communicate these extra costs with you at the time of booking, and on your ticket. However, it is your responsibility to confirm which (if any) additional costs apply with each Service Operator upon reconfirming your trip.
It should be noted that adventure travel involves risk. Whilst we make every effort to safeguard clients, we cannot be responsible for personal injury or loss due to the actions of our clients which are beyond our control. We highly recommend that all clients have travel insurance covering illness, injury, loss or damage to personal belongings and not being able to travel on the confirmed date of departure. You should also ensure your travel insurance will cover special circumstances including weather events preventing guests from travelling to their tour departure destination and cancelled flights due to unforeseen circumstances.
The Service Operator reserves the right to limit courtesy transfers to select local accommodations. Private residences or Airbnb properties may be asked to meet at the closest confirmed location. Failure to meet at the specified pick-up location may be treated as “No Show”, for which the Client Cancellation Policy applies.
Please be aware operators pass on credit card merchant fees so there is a non-refundable 1% surcharge for VISA and MASTERCARD card purchases.
Terms and Conditions (including the Cancellation Policy) are subject to change. The most recent versions can be found online on the relevant product pages.
All ticket/voucher reissues attract a $20 administration fee.
All cancellations forfeit the non-refundable deposit. All balance payments are due 2 months prior to departure. Failure to pay the remaining balance before this scheduled date will result in termination of the charter and forfeit of the non-refundable deposit. Once the balance payment has been made, no shows and client cancellations made within 30 days of departure forfeit 100% of the full ticket price.
It is compulsory that all cancellation requests are in writing and sent via email to email@example.com. Cancellations attempted via online chat or phone will not be actioned.
The Service Operator reserves the right to alter prices, alter itineraries, apply a fuel surcharge, cancel departures, arrange alternative transport and vary itineraries and services if necessary.
All departures and itineraries are subject to weather. Tours may be changed or cancelled for any reason at the discretion of the Service Operator. If the Service Operator has to cancel the trip or activity (prior to departure) and we cannot offer a suitable alternative, then a refund will be given minus a 20% administration fee and any associated card fees. We strongly recommend that you have travel insurance, especially during the wet season.
In the unlikely event of your trip being cancelled or stood down, all guest communication is required to go through our Online Store via telephone or email. While there is a Sailing Whitsundays retail outlet located Airlie Beach, please be aware that they operate as a separate entity and are unable to access reservations made by the Mr Travel online department.
All refunds are in Australian Dollars and must be made to the card of payment. Sailing Whitsundays/Mr Travel is not liable for exchange rate fluctuations or fees, or any other merchant/bank fees associated with domestic and/or international transactions.
Where a full refund is applicable, there is the option to transfer the whole cost of the tour to another tour or “Credit” to avoid the administration fee. A transfer fee of $20 will apply.
You will be emailed confirmation once the refund has been processed. Once the refund has been processed, it may still take time for the banks to clear the amount. Please allow 7-10 business days for the funds to clear into Australian accounts and up to 21 business days for international accounts.
All Service Operators have the right to provide client feedback and to cancel bookings based off of feedback from other Service Operators.
Please enjoy your travel experience in a kind and responsible manner.
Sailing Whitsundays/Mr Travel will treat this as any normal client cancellation and therefore the cancellation fees stated in the Client Cancellation Policy will apply.
Thank you for booking with our East-Coast travel experts here at Sailing Whitsundays/Sailing Whitsundays. If you would like any further advice, assistance in arranging accommodation, transfers or additional tours please get in touch.