Charter Yachts Australia
Two free cruising courses tend to be
waiting for you at NauticEd
(The Whitsunday Isles)
Australia's Whitsunday Islands lie at 20 degrees, 15 minutes south latitude, and 148 degrees, 58 mins East Longitude, off of the coast of Central Queensland. Although found in the tropics, the Whitsundays have actually an excellent climate since they are cooled by trade winds for many of the season. The seas tend to be protected because of the Coral Sea and Great Barrier Reef, and a lot of islands are surrounded by a fringing reef system.
The trade winds typically blow slightly more powerful from might to August. July is the coolest month; and January is the warmest. Cyclones, should they do happen, are most likely between February and March.
The Whitsunday Islands have sufficient anchorages to keep you hectic for months of happy cruising! Listed below are a number of our preferences with suggested snorkeling internet sites, either at your anchorage or simply a quick dinghy trip away, if you decide to add some inside itinerary.
The seven resort islands into the Whitsundays also welcome checking out yachts. Each fees sailors an acceptable fee for a mooring or marina berth, which include the freedom to take pleasure from guest services for the resort. Each island resort's ambience and services will vary, meaning even more variety obtainable!
Nara Inlet is our suggested first-night end. Nara is simple to reach as well as its oceans tend to be protected which means you could have an appropriate first-night as you become accustomed to the boat. There are many anchorages and moorings to pick from. Stonehaven is popular. Incase you're adventure minded, there are waterfalls to explore.
This island is an extended, mainly sandy, strip that almost vanishes at high tide! Langford is a great daytime stop for a beach as well as for snorkeling on the western end. You will find extensive reefs, nonetheless. Navigating through all of them is better in good light with a lookout regarding bow.
Hamilton is a good mid-charter stopover to fill liquid tanks, drop garbage and shop. The area's Marina Village features restaurants, taverns, niche shops, a bakery and supermarket to manage any needs, food or elsewhere. You are able to lease a golf cart and explore the island, and take benefit of a way to stretch your legs on enjoyable strolls.