There is never a dull moment on board Siska! For 2 days and 1 night, your crew will ensure you make it to all the hot spots of the Whitsunday Islands. Your exciting agenda includes a visit to the infamous Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet Lookout, a sensational snorkel over some of the best reefs in the world and of course, an evening full of fun after your action-packed day! When you are not exploring the islands, why not take advantage of the spacious deck which is perfect enjoying the speedy sailing or sunbake and relax!
- Fast sailing with experienced crew
- 24 guests and 3 crew for a social trip
- Spacious deck with roll out shade awning
- Fun and exciting social tour
- Authentic sailing adventure
- 77 feet long
- Great food and lots of it freshly made on-board
- A guided Island Bush Walk to the world famous Hill Inlet Lookout
- Snorkelling gear and instruction provided
- Check out Siska's sister vessel Hammer for more departure dates
Just because she's a maxi, you don't have to forfeit comfort! Siska has ample head room throughout the yacht, perfect for our taller guests. The 2 dining tables provide plenty of space for guests to enjoy meals together and create a great social atmosphere. The saloon area also doubles as a comfortable sitting area. On deck, there is ample space for you to relax as well as a boom awning for shade when anchored. Siska Carries just 24 guests with a combination of Single and Double Bunks.
When you only have 2 days to see all of the Whitsundays, speed does matter! Siska will ensure that no time is wasted as they sail you at true racing speeds from one incredible destination to the next. Book soon as she is the most popular Quick Sailing Escape in the Whitsundays!
Siska's racing history is legendary! She came second in the Fastnet Race having sailed the last 300 miles with a broken boom. Siska won the Parmelia Race from England to Perth, which celebrated the 150th anniversary of the foundation of Western Australia. It is estimated that Siska has sailed around 140,000 nautical miles from its launch until arrival to the Whitsunday Islands in December 1992. During this time, Siska won two Sydney to Hobart Yacht Races along with circumnavigating the world twice.
HRH Prince Charles crewed on Siska when she set the fastest time defeating world champion Kioloa, and was first overall at Cowes in the Queen Victoria Cup against 329 other entries. Your crew will enjoy sharing many a tall tale with you.
Siska has a myriad of winches and sailing gear, your are encouraged to assist on board, including hoisting and trimming sails, or taking the helm to steer her around the islands.
Your 2 day/1 night adventure cruise begins at 8am, from Abell Point Marina at Airlie Beach. A typical voyage will cover around 90 nautical miles (160km's).
You will sail across the Whitsunday Passage to Blue Pearl Bay on Hayman Island. Around the southern side of Hook Island, pass through Hook Passage and speed sail your way to Cataran Bay on Border Island. Time to head to the north eastern side of Whitsunday Island to Whitehaven Beach. Take a guided bush walk up to the ever-talked-about Hill Inlet Lookout. Don't forget to bring your camera as this will be a view you will want to capture forever. Your crew will proceed to find you a nice and protected anchorage site for a night of fun. Wake up the next morning and it's time for more thrilling sailing back to Airlie Beach. You will pass along the western coast of Whitsunday Island, through Hook Passage and follow the eastern coast of Hook Island, passing the Molle Islands.
Itineraries are flexible, and this itinerary is an example only. Trips will differ depending on the prevailing breezes and tides. Itineraries are planned by the Captain considering the safety and well being of guests and crew. If you have a special place that you would like to visit, they do their very best to see what can be done.
Breakfast: Continental style
Morning Tea: Fruit cake, tea and coffee
Lunch: Quiches, breads, pasta and green tossed salads, served with fruit
Sunset Snacks: Nachos, cheese, dips and crackers
Dinner: Succulent chicken breast cooked on the BBQ, served with rice, salad and breads
Dessert: Fruit and custard
Please let us know if you have any special dietary needs or requirements we provision our boats based on customer needs. All you need to do is let us know when you make your booking.
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