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|About||Sailaway, based in Cape Tribulation, offers a luxury sailing and snorkelling day trip to Mackay Cay on the Outer Barrier Reef, a unique tropical Coral Cay.|
|Mission||It is our mission to show people this incredible part of the world, where TWO World Heritage Listed sites meet, the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest. By sailing, snorkelling and exploring the Great Barrier Reef and a pristine Coral Cay, in the most relaxing and environmentally friendly way. ⛵️🌏|
Sailaway is a luxury ‘Lagoon’ sailing catamaran, an Advanced Eco Tourism Operator & Climate Action Leader. The National Sustainability Winner innovates an exciting New Eco Tourism, Full Day Outer Reef Sailing Adventure from Cape Tribulation.
The adventure begins with Sailaway’s exclusive moorings in the spectacular Cape Tribulation Bay. Guests will board safely from the beach by landing craft, where the World Heritage Rainforest joins the World Heritage Great Barrier Reef. Guests can sit back and relax on the beautiful yacht and set sail to the Coral Cays of Mackay or Undine Reefs. They will enjoy an authentic sailing experience, just 10nm off the coast.
Nature activities will include snorkelling over the pristine coral reef with a qualified marine biologist offering reef interpretation and a guided glass bottom boat tour. Premium reef sites showcase abundant marine life, including encounters with turtles and an amazing display of giant clam gardens. Exploring the white sands of the coral cays will relax the mind. Soak up the sun, peace and tranquility and swim in turquoise clear waters.
A tropical buffet lunch, morning and afternoon teas & coffees, supplied by local plantations, will complement a day of adventure and relaxation. Expert guiding and first class service are all included from helpful, friendly crew.
After a day on the outer reef enjoy pure sailing back to Cape Trib taking in spectacular coastal mountain views, adding to the memorable experience of visiting the Daintree Rainforest and having the opportunity of staying a night or more in this iconic destination. Immersed in the northern frontier of Great Barrier Reef, this is the perfect sailing and snorkelling adventure for a conservation minded visitor. Discerning guests can fully enjoy an inspiring full day adventure using wind power to the absolutely stunning cays on the Great Barrier Reef in the most environmentally way!
Small numbers of guests ensures a premium Great Barrier Reef experience.
Sailaway has successfully set the highest level of nature experiences on the Great Barrier Reef.
Sailaway holds Advanced Eco Tourism Accreditation and is a Climate Action Leader:
Ecotourism is ecologically sustainable tourism with a primary focus on experiencing natural areas that forests environmental and cultural understanding, appreciation and conservation.
Eco Tourism is an opportunity to increase awareness and appreciation of our natural environment, which we all have a responsibility to do sustainably, there is no better place to experience this than from Cape Tribulation.
Sailaway recently won the National Sustainability Award for Best Practices.
FULL DAY ECO EXPERIENCE
Sailing and Snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef
Child (4-12): $177.50
Family (2AD & 2CH): $780.00
(Prices include Environment Management Charge $6.50 per person)
Valid for Travel from 01 April 2017 to 30 June 2018.