Salty Escapade Private Charter (Half Day)


Departure Times

Departs: 9:00am or 2:00pm - Daily
Returns: 1:00pm or 6:00pm - Daily

Departure Point: Coral Sea Marina, Airlie Beach

Pricing Options

$1350 AUD / Charter - Private Charter (Between: 01 May 2020 and 01 Dec 2021)

A personalised half day adventure on a european inspired cruising yacht...

  • 4 Hour Private Cruise
  • Tailored to suit your Whitsunday adventure
  • Beat the crowds and cruise to exclusive locations
  • Great for everyone - families, friends and couples alike!
  • First vessel of it's kind in the Whitsundays
  • Comfortable cruising yacht with sunbeds and alfresco dining

A half day private charter on Salty is the perfect option for families or groups of friends looking for a relaxing, yet unique yachting experience. Enjoy the unique feel of the sea breeze and beaming sun as you cruise around the beautiful Whitsunday islands in complete style.

Highlights & Features:

  • A luxury 10m launch
  • Perfect for small groups 
  • Tailor your own adventure
  • Sunbeds on the deck
  • Comfortable cruising yacht
  • Modern and spacious interior
  • Great facilities with an on-board toilet
  • Food packages available (extra cost)
  • Indoor and outdoor seating
  • Alfresco dining

On top of all this, your brilliant crew are there to make your holiday as memorable as can be. Every aspect of the tour is planned to make the day perfect for you. Salty carries 10 guests, but we think eight is the perfect number!

Looking for more private charter options on Salty? 

We have a variety of pre-made packages at various tour lengths. Check them out here, or contact us for a custom arrangement. 

Sample Itinerary

You can do a lot in a short amount of time, and on Salty that’s nothing short of the truth. 

These are some of our top suggestions for activities to do on your half day Private Charter:

  • Have a private picnic on a secluded beach
  • Discover one of the many walks on South Molle 
  • Check out the cave paintings in beautiful Nara Inlet
  • Enjoy a pizza and cocktail at Palm Bay Resort
  • Go for a swim or snorkel excursion at Langford Island

Private Charter itineraries on Salty are very flexible. Please discuss your itinerary preferences with us! 

*Itinerary is a sample only. Changes may occur based on factors outside of our control (including weather, wind and tide) as well as your captain's professional judgement.

Sample Menu

We want you to be completely relaxed, not only whilst enjoying your time onboard but also in the planning stage. So, let us put in the hard yards to organise the extras so that even your brain can take a break!

Catering Options -

Various catering options are available. Whether you'd like light nibbles, a seafood array, or anything in between, the owners of Salty are happy to work with you to create a catering option to suit. Please note, catering is an additional cost and is not included in the charter price.

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What To Bring

  • Change of clothes
  • Swimwear
  • Water bottle to refill
  • Camera
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sun protection (sunscreen, hat, sunnies etc.)
  • Warm clothes/pullover (seasonal/weather permitting)

You will also need to bring your own alcoholic beverages, available for purchase in town.

What's Included

  • Vessel hire
  • Skipper
  • All marine park fees & taxes

What's Extra

  • Food packages

Terms and Conditions

Your Responsibilities:

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. 

Prices/Extra Costs:

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.

Travel Risk/Insurance:

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. 

Merchant Fees:

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.

Open Date Vouchers / Gift Certificate:

Shipping Costs are in addition to the ticket price and will be added at check-out. Shipping costs are non-refundable and do not makeup part of the ticket value. 

E-Vouchers incur no shipping fees.

You have 5 years to use the value of the voucher. Seasonal Price Rises will apply if travelling outside the current seasons pricing. Vouchers can be exchanged for free up to the full value of the voucher excluding credit card fees and charges.


Client Cancellations:

All cancellations forfeit 25% of the recommended retail price (RRP). No shows or client cancellations made within 7 days prior to departure forfeit 100% of the total ticket price. 

It is compulsory that all cancellation requests are in writing and sent via email to Cancellations attempted via online chat or phone will not be actioned.

Supplier Cancellations:

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.

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