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Phantom Charters

Outer Reef and Island Getaways.

Welcome aboard the luxury motor cruiser Phantom.
Based in Port Douglas Phantom is a luxuriously appointed private charter. 17.5 metre precision cruiser world renowned for tailor made charters.

Phantom offers a unique individual service from sunset cocktail cruises, romantic island getaways and Outer Great Barrier Reef adventures.

Charter options range from a two hour cruise, half day charters at Low Isles for relaxing beach and snorkel experience. Full day Outer Great Barrier Reef charters for snorkelling, scuba diving, and light tackle fishing. Overnight and extended charters to cruise the secluded islands, coral cays – Outer Great Barrier Reef from Port Douglas to Lizard Island, Osprey Reed, Hinchinbrook and Whitsunday Islands.

Phantoms spacious, stylish and comfortable entertaining areas provide guests a perfect venue to relax and enjoy.

From air-conditioned interior saloon lounges, king size sun lounge on the bow, wheelhouse coffee lounge with 360 degree views to stern deck for water activities and sunset drinks.

On-board Executive Chef provides the most avid travellers with gourmet meals to suit all occasions. The professional and friendly crew pride themselves on ensuring guests have memorable experience aboard Phantom.

Touring Options

Full Day Outer Great Barrier Reef Charter

Relax and enjoy a comfortable cruise to the coral gardens of the outer reef, guests enjoy five hours at the reef locations. Gourmet food is served throughout the day with morning tea, seafood theme lunch and afternoon tea.

Snorkel, scuba dive or try your hand at fishing or even laze on the sun deck with a cold drink. A variety of reef areas can be viewed to suit the water activities of the guests.

Sleep on the Reef

From one to 100 nights – Phantom can suggest charter destinations and activities to suit any charter time frame. Explore the east coast of Australia from Port Douglas, Lizard Island, Cape York to the Whitsundays and all that’s in between.

The options are endless. Phantom cruises caters for small charter groups from one to eleven during the day and eight overnight.

Sunset Cruises

Enjoy a two hour in shore cruise along picturesque four mile Beach and surrounding coastline. Ideal for wedding ceremonies, romantic sunset drinks, family and friends, relax with a chilled white wine and gourmet canapes.

Suitable for one to ten guests – optional services such as a celebrant, photographer and flowers can be arranged.

Half Day Low Isles Charter

Enjoy four hours at beautiful Low Isles either a morning charter 8.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. or an afternoon charter 12.30 p.m. to 4.30 p.m.

Ideal for a day at the beach especially for small children, sheltered lagoon area with swimming and snorkelling from the shore. Guests are taken by tender to the island with beach equipment such as umbrellas towels, esky with beach walks, snorkelling and swimming.

A morning tea of afternoon tea is served from Phantom.

Activites and Experiences at Phantom Charters

  • Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI)
  • Birdwatching
  • Cruising
  • Scuba-Diving
  • Fishing – Trout/Fly
  • Fishing – Deep Sea
  • Sightseeing
  • Snorkelling
  • Sports Participate
  • Swimming
  • Animal Viewing
  • Marine Animal watching
  • Water-based
  • Direct
  • Inbound
  • Retail
  • Wholesale
  • Car park
  • Public phone Public Telephone available on the vessel.
  • Public toilet Public toilet available on the vessel.
  • Active
  • Adventure
  • Aussie Lifestyle
  • Beach
  • Cruise
  • Diving
  • Eco Tourism
  • Educational
  • Environmental
  • Fishing
  • Flora and Fauna
  • Honeymoon
  • Island
  • Indulgence/Luxury
  • Marine
  • National Park
  • Nature based
  • Reef
  • Relaxation
  • Romance
  • Soft Adventure
  • Water based
  • Wildlife
  • World Heritage
  • RTN, QH and National Distributors (TQ)
  • 18-35’s
  • Adult Getaway
  • Business/Trade/Corporate
  • Empty Nesters
  • Family
  • Gay and Lesbian
  • Group
  • Luxury
  • Meetings Incentive Conventions
  • Romantic
  • Self-Drive
  • Wedding
  • Tourism Tropical North Qld
  • Cheques By Arrangement
  • Bankcard
  • Cash
  • MasterCard
  • Money Order
  • Australian Travellers Cheque
  • Visa

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Outback Experiences

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