The ultimate in relaxation, jump on board the 'Sundowner' and set off into the beautiful Whitsunday sunset!
- Great for any type of celebration!
- Nibbles and complimentary glass of bubbly included
- Stable boat for comfort as you make your way around
- Fully licensed bar
Onboard Sundowner Cruises sunset tour you will kick straight into holiday mode! Sit back and relax with a glass of bubbly whilst you cruise around Airlie Beach and admire the spectacular sunset, perfect for couples, families and groups alike! Sundowner is a purpose built catamaran with a spacious open plan entertaining area that can accommodate 48 passengers comfortably, she is also very stable, making her perfect for those who may not have their sea legs or may be a little unsteady on their feet. Sundowners spacious deck and fun social atmosphere is great for groups of any size, whether it is a few friends getting together, or an occasion to celebrate.
Sundowner Cruises also offers private group charters for all special occasions: weddings, hens nights, bucks parties, birthdays and corporate events!
Sundowner Cruises Features:
- Antipasto platter and dip
- Complementary glass of bubbly
- Stable vessel, high heels are welcome
- Spacious open plan entertaining area
- Relaxing social atmosphere
- Fully licensed bar
Sundowner is a purpose built catamaran circumnavigating Pioneer Bay and Airlie Bay daily. With very little draft we are able to get up close and personal to the many points of interest, from Mandalay Point, to Cannonvale Beach and a bit of turtle spotting in Turtle Bay. Sundowner provides fantastic service in a friendly social atmosphere so you can truly unwind and bask in a fantastic Whitsunday sunset whilst enjoying your favourite tipple from the on board fully licensed bar.
Airlie Beach and the Whitsunday islands provide the perfect back drop for sunset cruises, as well as private charters for birthdays, corporate groups, weddings or any celebration.
The open plan entertaining area on board Sundowner is flat and stable, so you need not worry about any tripping hazards. High heels are welcome.
*Departure times vary based on the time of the year.
- April - July: 4.30pm - 6.30pm
- August - October: 5.00pm - 7.00pm
- November - March: 5.15pm - 7.15pm
Sundowner is also available for Private Charter.
What To Bring
Money to purchase drinks on-board and your camera to capture the beautiful surrounds! You may also want to take a warm jacket depending on the weather.
- 2 hour cruise and nibbles
Additional cost include: Purchasing beverages from the on-board bar.
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
Holiday surcharges may apply, please enquire at the time of booking.
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.
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.
No shows or client cancellations made within 24 hours of departure forfeit 100% of the total ticket price.
Sailing Whitsundays are required to notify the operator of any cancellations within the specified cancellation period (24 hours). It is your responsibility to make sure you submit your cancellation request with adequate time, and during standard business hours (9am-5pm), to allow us to contact the tour provider.
Transfers between tours can be made at the suppliers discretion, however, it should be noted that supplier fees may apply. Tour transfers also incur a $20 administration fee.
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 Mr Travel/Sailing Whitsundays. If you would like any further advice, assistance in arranging accommodation, transfers or additional tours please get in touch.