With 74 beautiful islands to navigate, The Whitsunday Islands offer an abundance of water-based experiences.
Take an Island Escapade to one of Hayman Island’s nearby Whitsunday Islands via boat. Take the time to swim, snorkel, explore, picnic or simply relax and recharge on the beach. Nearby islands include:
- Langford Island
- Bali Hai Reef (at Black Island)
- Hook Island
- Blue Pearl Bay North
Each Island Escapade Includes:
- Boat transfers to and from Hayman Island
- Snorkelling equipment is available to hire
- It is recommended to bring fresh water, a towel & sun protection including a hat, sunglasses and suncreen.
- Picnic hampers are available from the Resort (at additional cost)
Island Escapades are priced at $90.00 per person.
Hop aboard our dedicated fishing vessel and let our knowledgeable crew take you to local fishing hot spots for an engaging game fishing adventure. Starting off with a scenic tour of Hayman Island’s all-new dedicated fishing vessel our crew will take you out to some of the fishing hot spots around Hayman Island and in the wider Whitsundays. Get up close and personal with a variety of unique and colourful fish including pelagic and reef families.
Half Day fishing adventures $250 per person
Full Day fishing adventures (includes lunch) $450 per person
Private half and full day fishing charters are available upon request
SEA KAYAK ADVENTURE
Take a guided tour by kayak, paddling out into the deep blue to explore Blue Pearl Bay, Langford Island and Bali Hai. Here you will find tranquil vistas beyond your imagination, pristine reefs perfect for snorkelling and plenty of curious green sea turtles and stingrays at play. Note: this activity is tide and weather dependent. Please check the activities schedule for available sessions.
Two-hour kayak tour $80 per person
Three-hour kayak tour $110 per person
GUIDED PEDALBOARD TOURS
Explore Hayman Island’s natural beauty with a guided pedalboard tour. Using the Pedalboard equipment is almost like walking on water with handle bars for stability and steering and the up and down pedal motion which helps you glide effortlessly through the water. You can get your daily steps in on the water as your guide takes you on a scenic tour to explore hidden coves and marine life while wading through flat, clear waters around Hayman Island. This activity is tide and weather dependent.
Your Guided Pedalboard Tours are priced at $55 per person.
For the ultimate end to your day, take a transfer by speedboat to the beach on one of the nearby islands to watch the sun set across the Whitsunday Islands. Romantic and remote, enjoy the natural light show of sun-down. An optional gourmet picnic of sparkling wine and cheese can be supplied (at additional cost).
The Sunset Escapade is priced at $90 per person.
SEMI-SUBMERSIBLE CORAL REEF VIEWING*
Gaze at the wonder that is the Great Barrier Reef through the lower-deck glass chamber of our semi-submersible Reef Dancer. Take a short voyage to reach a stony seabed with amazing visibility.
Guests will have the opportunity to have a go at snorkelling from the submerged back deck of our semi-submersible vessel. This experience is perfect for anyone wanting to give snorkelling a try, this snorkel is aimed at an introductory level, spending around 20 minutes in the water.
Medical Disclaimer: All guests snorkelling will be required to fill out a medical questionnaire to ensure that you have no medical problems (past or present) and/ or are taking any medication that may be contradictory to snorkelling. If you are unsure about this, please discuss this with our team at the time of booking.
SEA SCOOTER UNDERWATER TOURS*
Try a one-hour Sea Scooter tour and take your snorkelling adventure to the next level as you effortlessly move through the most beautiful underwater tropical landscapes of the Whitsunday reefs. Travel to a depth of 2.5 metres using simple body movements to control this exciting, environmentally friendly machine. To take on this tour you must be a confident swimmer and 12 years or above.
Your Sea Scooter Underwater Tour Includes:
- Use of your own personal Sea Scooter for the duration of your tour
- A short boat ride to a local reef near Hayman Island
- A safety briefing and all safety equipment provided
This tour runs twice daily from 8am-10am or 1pm-3pm. Upgrade your Sea Scooter adventure with a private one-hour tour from $1500.