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Illusions

Illusions catamaran sails daily from Abel point Marina at Airlie Beach, in the Whitsundays. Meet the crew and other passengers while sailing across the Whitsunday Passage. Indoor or outdoor seating is available for your comfort, and there is plenty of cover from the sun (or any inclement weather). Morning tea can be enjoyed over a chat while just enjoying the view of the surrounding islands.

Part of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, Blue Pearl Bay on Hayman Island offers excellent and diverse coral and marine life. Giant Clams and Giant Wrasse are just two of the many varieties of marine life that can be found at Blue Pearl Bay. Bathyscope (view the coral from under the tender – without getting wet), snorkel (all equipment and tuition provided), Scuba dive for certified or introductory divers, join in the fish feeding (a definite highlight), or just relax on the beach before boarding Illusions for a sumptuous buffet lunch.

Boomnetting follows for the fun loving, and a hot or cold fresh water shower is available for all passengers. Afternoon tea is served to refresh you before arriving back at Abel Point Marina. Illusions is fully licensed for your convenience (beer and spirits) and carries a maximum of 25 passengers for your comfort. Courtesy bus transport is provided to and from most local areas. Illusions is available for private functions, weddings, birthdays and corporate charters where cruises can be tailored to suit your needs.

Touring Options

Illusions

Meet the crew and other passengers aboard Illusions while sailing across the Whitsunday Passage. Indoor or outdoor seating is available and there is plenty of cover from the sun (or any inclement weather.) Morning tea can be enjoyed while enjoying the view of the surrounding islands. Bathyscope, snorkel, dive, feed the fish, or just relax at beautiful, sheltered Blue Pearl Bay on Hayman Island before boarding Illusions for a magnificent lunch. Boomnetting for the fun loving, and a hot freshwater shower is available for all passengers. Afternoon tea is served to refresh you before arriving at Abel Point Marina.

Activites and Experiences at Illusions

  • Cruising
  • Scuba-Diving
  • Sailing
  • Sightseeing
  • Snorkelling
  • Swimming
  • Marine Animal watching
  • Water-based
  • Direct
  • Retail
  • Wholesale
  • Waiting Area
  • Cruise
  • Diving
  • Flora and Fauna
  • Island
  • Marine
  • Reef
  • Relaxation
  • Soft Adventure
  • Water based
  • World Heritage
  • RTN, QH and National Distributors (TQ)
  • 18-35’s
  • Business/Trade/Corporate
  • Empty Nesters
  • Family
  • Group
  • Senior
  • Single
  • Wedding
  • Cheques By Arrangement
  • Bankcard
  • Cheques Bank
  • Cash
  • MasterCard
  • Australian Travellers Cheque
  • Visa
  • Drop off Courtesy coach to Airlie Beach accommodation houses and resorts.
  • Host/Hostess Depending on the number of passengers.
  • Meal Morning and afternoon tea, buffet lunch.
  • Pickup Courtesy coach from Airlie Beach accommodation houses and resorts.
  • Toilet
  • Sailing Vessel 12 metre catamaran.

Map of Airlie Beach

Where Are Australia's Best Islands?

Australia's Best Islands

Around the coast of Australia there are many amazing islands that are an unforgetable pleasure for all who visit. Naturally, the Great Barrier Reef dominates any list of great Australian islands, with pristine wonders like the Whitsundays, Dunk Island and Lizard Island. Further off the east coast is the spectacular Lord Howe Island and off the coast of South Australia is the unspoilt Kangaroo Island. See if you aggree with our selection of Australia's best island escapes.

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