Experience the perfect blend of excitement and relaxation onboard a recently renovated maxi yacht that provides 3-day tours amidst the unspoiled Whitsunday Islands & Outer Reef!
Sail Vessel SJ is one of the very few sailing liveaboard tours in the Whitsundays that allows you to explore both the Outer Great Barrier Reef and Whitehaven Beach. Revel in the beauty of Whitsunday Islands, Blue Pearl Bay, Whitehaven Beach, and other amazing destinations!
Unwind and relax in the spacious and luxurious interiors of the yacht, the vessel has recently undergone a $1 million facelift. You will also have the opportunity to explore the underwater world by scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef.
Whether you're a solo explorer, part of a group of friends, or a family with older children, this Whitsunday Liveaboard offers an ideal platform to satiate your thirst for adventure and relaxation.
Each trip itinerary is unique and tailored to the current weather and tidal conditions. This guarantees that no two trips are the same! However, you can rest assured that your journey will include visits to the famous south end of Whitehaven Beach and the Great Barrier Reef.
Take in the beauty of the Whitsunday Islands, Blue Pearl Bay, Whitehaven Beach, and other stunning locales. Enjoy the newly renovated, spacious yacht's interiors, and explore the underwater world by adding some scuba dives to your trip and make the most of the Great Barrier Reef.
Whether you're an adventurous solo traveler, part of a group of friends, or a family with older children, this whitsunday 3 day 3 night liveaboard offers the perfect fusion of excitement and relaxation.
Visiting the Outer Reef is weather-dependent. Even if we are unable to visit the Outer Reef, there will still be chances to scuba dive on the Inner Reef!
We offer novice and certified divers an incredible opportunity to scuba dive on the Great Barrier Reef with the guidance of the onboard dive instructor, your diving experience will be smooth and comfortable. Your diving gear, wetsuit, and fins are all included. If you wish to undertake more dives you can book and pay for these onboard. No matter what level of diving experience you hold, this is an unforgettable opportunity to explore the incredible underwater world of the Great Barrier Reef.
Certified divers can dive multiple locations including inner fringing reef and Outer Great Barrier Reef diving between the Whitsunday Islands. If you lack diving certification but want to explore the thrill of scuba diving, the ship's fully qualified and professional dive instructors will gladly introduce you to it (subject to age, medical requirements, and other conditions).
Intro dives: 1st dive $150, 2nd dive $120 and 3rd dive $99
Certified dives: 1st dive $99, 2nd dive $85, 3rd dive $75 any dives after that is $55
Day 1 - On Arrival
Day 2 - Breakfast
Day 3 - Breakfast
Day 4 - Breakfast
Final Farewell Meal
Tea, coffee and hot chocolate will be available the entire length of the trip, in the lower saloon.
The menu is subject to change without any given notice
Please let us know if you have any special dietary requirements at the time of booking. There will be an additional free of $20 to cover these costs.
Experience a comfortable stay onboard, offering a variety of accommodation styles to choose from. All cabins are air-conditioned and come with en-suite bathrooms featuring a shower, toilet, and basin. The options include two private queen cabins, two private double cabins, two twin cabins, two triple cabins, three quad cabins, and a five-bed shared cabin. The yacht's decks are spacious, offering plenty of room for lounging, and the saloon provides ample space to unwind.
9am on Sunday or 12pm Wednesday
Check in is 30 minutes prior to departure - Map with meeting point will be emailed to you once your booking is confirmed
January - December
Sunday Departures - 9am Returns 9am Wednesday
Wednesday Departures - 12pm Returns 12pm Saturday
3 Day 3 Nights
Scuba Diving – minimum age 12
Scuba Diving Restrictions
This is a booking request only not a confirmed booking. Booking confirmation will be advised or please call 1300 761 612 to confirm.
All cancellations must be in writing.
Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee.
Please see our terms and conditions for details prior to booking.
Tour Operators T&Cs.
We highly recommends that guests read the following policy:
All future decisions regarding your booking will be guided by the Terms and Conditions outlined in this policy.
Extended / Overnight Tour Cancellations
If you or your guests cancel:
Between 30 and 60 days of departure, you will forfeit 25% of the ticket price.
Between 14 to 30 days before departure, you will forfeit 50% of the ticket price.
Within 14 days of departure, you will forfeit the full trip fee.
We RECOMMEND ALL GUESTS have Travel Insurance which covers cancellation for a variety of reasons, including Pre-trip COVID cancellation cover. Cancellation due to contracting COVID or as a close contact will now no longer be considered a valid reason to cancel or postpone a trip.
The Operator strongly recommends that guests have travel insurance to:
Cover valuable items (e.g. Cameras, Luggage)
Protect against unforeseen flight or coach cancellations, road closures or late arrival into Airlie Beach for any reason which subsequently leads to missing the scheduled departure time,
Cover medical conditions that may occur during carriage, and the associated extra costs of accessing medical care around the islands, including returning to port or emergency air evacuation.
Cover against an emergency where you need to return to port urgently, e.g. a family member becomes very ill,
Cover against full ticket refunds, including the agent commissions component
Please ensure that the guests understand the details of the cover included for the Travel Insurance to ensure that it covers the above for their peace of mind.