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Maxi Ragamuffin

Maxi Ragamuffin’s race-winning pedigree and professional crew offer you and your family the finest island day sailing available. Discover the beauty of the Whitsunday Islands, coral reefs and magnificent Whitehaven Beach.

‘Maxi Ragamuffin’ is a racing yacht that has won the Sydney to Hobart three times. It has been operating in the Whitsundays since 1994, travelling to Blue Pearl Bay for snorkelling and diving three days a week and Whitehaven Beach three days a week.

At 24 metres, Maxi Ragamuffin is one of the Whitsunday’s largest and fastest Maxi Yachts. Her considerable size ensures that she is comfortable in any sea condition. Below decks, Maxi Ragamuffin has cushioned settees and is carpeted throughout. She is equipped with toilet facilities, galley, refrigeration and has a 200 horse power auxiliary engine. Even if you have never sailed before, come aboard Maxi Ragamuffin and let the crew sail you to unforgettable day trip destinations.

Touring Options

Maxi Ragamuffin Tour to Whitehaven Beach

Whitehaven Beach: Sixteen miles from the mainland is a place which has become one of the world’s most famous beaches. The water at Whitehaven is usually nothing less than crystal clear, so it’s a great spot to enjoy a swim in the warm tropical waters of the Whitsundays. A picnic lunch is served under the shade of the trees backing the beach, before sailing home again past some beautiful islands and spectacular scenery.

Maxi Ragamuffin Tour to Blue Pearl Bay

Blue Pearl Bay: A comfortable two hour sail from the mainland, Blue Pearl Bay is the site of some of Queensland’s most spectacular fringing reef. See it for yourself and snorkel or scuba dive amongst the beautiful coral and colourful tropical fish. After exploring the bay, a delicious buffet lunch is served on board before setting sail for the return leg via the Whitsunday Passage.


Popular Activities

  • Cruising
  • Scuba-Diving
  • Sailing
  • Snorkelling
  • Swimming
  • Beach
  • Cruising
  • Diving
  • National Park
  • Reef

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