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Our sailing vessels conduct awesome holidays around the Whitsunday Islands and fringing Great Barrier Reef. Sail, snorkel, explore or simply relax in the Stunning Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. You will get a fun 2 Day 2...more
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398 Shute Harbour Rd | Shop 3, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4946 6877
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Reviewed yesterday

Thank you so much Darbey and Mel - these 2 days and 2 nights were awesome with you as a crew on the Mandrake. I have to thank the other passengers as well: Noluen, Ghislain, Caitlin, Conor, Henry, Jamie, Daniela, Marco, Hannes, Michael, Emma, Elena....More

Thank Saana Tuuli V
Reviewed 1 week ago

So we boarder the Mandrake and everything was going great apart from the grumpy skipper who did not make us feel welcome or like his job from the sound of things. Micheal who was the deck hand/host was lovely and the food was better than...More

1  Thank smittle11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great trip on the Avatar. Good balance between socialising and seeing the sights. Had Whitehaven beach to ourselves on the second morning which was great after seeing how busy it got when we left. Dinners were better than expected, breakfast, lunch and accommodation as to...More

Thank Klj12373
Ozsail1, Manager at OzSail, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank-you for taking the time to leave us a review of your time on 'Avatar'. Also, a huge thank-you for recognising our crew. I'll be sure to pass on your kind words. :) We all hope to see you again soon. ~OzSail Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Uniquely dreamlike experience. The only point of criticism: you can't really shower but that's not so tragic with the length of the trip.

2  Thank Franziska K
Ozsail1, Manager at OzSail, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Franziska, Thank-you very much for your review of Mandrake! I have passed on your kind words to our crew who are very appreciative :) We all hope that you come back and see us again soon. From all of the team at ~OzSail

Reviewed 10 September 2018

The crew (Darby, Hefe and Mel) were super knowledgeable, funny and informative. Couldn't have asked for a better crew or boat to spend 2 days on. Darby is an incredible captain and very knowledgeable, Hefe does a great job of taking care of us when...More

2  Thank keeganhopkinson
Ozsail1, Manager at OzSail, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hi Keegan, Thank-you for your awesome review of Avatar! I have passed on your feedback to Darbey, heath and Mel who are extremely appreciative, so thank-you for that. We really believe that we have the best crew in the Whitsundays. All of which are so...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Just finished a 3 day/2 night trip on avatar & could not recommend it more. I was apprehensive before as with all these trips as a solo traveller, you never really know what you’ve signed up for. Darby, Mel & Zach are all a credit...More

1  Thank rebeccascott1
Ozsail1, Manager at OzSail, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

HI Rebecca, A huge thank-you from all at the OzSail Team. We have passed on your well wishes to our crew who are really appreciative of your comments. I truly hope that you're able to head back out with us soon on one of our...More

Reviewed 31 August 2018

Had a brilliant 3 day trip with Mel, Zach and Shayno. All brilliant crew who went above and beyond especially Mel who was a great chef and did an amazing job bringing everyone together in the evenings after her work hours and socialised with everyone....More

1  Thank lfleming97
Ozsail1, Manager at OzSail, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thank-you oh so much for your brilliant review of 'Avatar' I have passed on your review to all crew! This time of the year the Whitsundays cannot be faulted! We wish you all the best for your next destination. We'll be here when you're ready...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We had the best few days on the mandrake sailing boat. We went to Whitehaven beach and stopped in three places to snorkel. We got to see whales and dolphins up close while on the boat. We also saw reef sharks, turtles, sting rays and...More

2  Thank katiela22
Ozsail1, Manager at OzSail, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Hi Katie, Thank-you for your beautiful review of your time with us on Mandrake! We love that you saw so much of the beautiful wildlife that inhabits the Whitsundays and Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Thanks again for recognising our crew; Zach and Greg, who...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I just got back from a 2 day/2night trip on Spank Me and I had such a great time! The crew (Darbey, Alex and Laura) were amazing throughout the whole thing. They were all good fun and made sure we went to the best spots...More

3  Thank HannahG2493
Ozsail1, Manager at OzSail, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hi Hannah, Thank-you so, so much for reviewing your time on-board Spank Me! Snorkelling on the fringing Great Barrier Reef is something so special, and we're glad you chose to do it with us :) All the best from everyone at OzSail and we all...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We went out early in the morning at 10:30 am. I booked the 2 days 2 night sailing trip on the racing boat "spank me" from end of july to the beginning of august. Even though I was very late for the check in (I...More

4  Thank Joshua B
Ozsail1, Manager at OzSail, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi Joshua, WOW! Thanks a million for your review of our 2-day 2-night Whitsundays adventure "Spank Me"!! We really appreciate you taking the time :) Our crew specialise in creating moments, from information about the constellations in the starry night to creating a beautiful home...More

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16 June 2017|
Response from Ozsail1 | Property representative |
Hi Heaven, We provide the standard mask/snorkel combo's. However 'AquaDive' at Abell Point Marina do sell/hire prescription masks. Hope this has been helpful.
9 March 2017|
Response from Ozsail1 | Property representative |
Hi Saskia, Accommodation on Avatar is a combination of dorm style in the main hull and 6X double pod's which sit on the pontoons of the vessel. I hope this helps. Happy to email you some pictures, if you provide your email... More
Oliver S
4 March 2017|
Response from Ozsail1 | Property representative |
Hi Oliver, Thanks for getting back to us. I will pass on your awesome review to the 'Spank Me' crew. Thanks again :) ~OzSail Team