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    Whitsunday Escape offer a most unique holiday experience in paradise with “Skipper Yourself Bareboat Charters”. You choose the itinerary, pace and adventures to explore Queensland’s tropical Whitsunday Islands from the comfort of your own floating accommodation.

    With the largest, modern fleet of self-contained sleep aboard boats, Whitsunday Escape will have you sailing or cruising the Whitsundays in style. Based in Airlie Beach, you can hire one of our many power boats or sailing boats to explore the islands at your own pace.

    No licence is required, just some prior boating experience, as you will receive a comprehensive briefing before you set sail on the holiday of a lifetime.

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    A few words from some of our happy customers

    Johnny & Family

    Just wanted to say that Whitsunday Escape exceeded my expectations.  The briefing went well, the boat was as described, and well equipped, and our week went extremely well.

    We would not hesitate to use Whitsunday Escape again, should we return to the Whitsunday’s.

    Thank you,

    Johnny & Family

    USA: who chartered our Leopard 40.1 for the first time

    Susie & Cameron

    We thoroughly enjoyed our time with Whitsunday Escape.

    The time we spent with family and friends was unforgettable. It was wonderful to explore a stunning part of the world with amazing people, away from modern distractions. It couldn’t have been a better holiday!

    Qld - who chartered our: Leopard 43 for the 1st time

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