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Sail Ningaloo - Shore Thing

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Address: 1 Robinson Street, Coral Bay, Western Australia 6701, Australia
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+61 1800 197 194
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Experience Ningaloo Reef in your own time, away from the crowds and in...

Experience Ningaloo Reef in your own time, away from the crowds and in style! Join Sail Ningaloo aboard the luxury sailing catamaran 'Shore Thing'. Small group tours include freshly prepared gourmet meals, equipment and activities (snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, fishing), and your accommodation on board in four well appointed double cabins. Tours depart from Coral Bay on the Ningaloo Reef and are available for three, five or nine nights in duration. Tours depart between March and December each year.

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Excellent, an exciting and worthwhile experience

Company "Sail Ningaloo" with their boat "Shore Thing": Excellent, a very pleasant experience. I recommend it highly. The owner Luke Riley: a nice person and a competent captain... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 October 2016
Dara K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Company "Sail Ningaloo" with their boat "Shore Thing": Excellent, a very pleasant experience. I recommend it highly. The owner Luke Riley: a nice person and a competent captain. The dive instructor on board, Andrew: an experienced dive instructor. The cook (forgot his name): a good cook and always only fresh food on the table. The cabins: first-rate. Sailing/snorkelling/diving: exceptional, with... More 

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Zilzie, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

In early September we did a three night cruise with The Shore Thing out of Coral Bay in Western Australia. We had heard a little about the Ningaloo Reef in the early 1970's but generally it was unheard of for a long time. More recently the Reef has been "found" and the Shore Thing and crew from Sail Ningaloo certainly... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Our 5 night Ningaloo Reef tour on board Shore Thing in early September was a truly memorable experience. It was a real privilege to live on board and experience life at sea in the protected waters of the reef. Being an early bird I was up well before dawn each day to watch the sun rise gently from behind the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Joined the team on Sail Ningaloo for a five night escape along the reef around Coral Bay and had a fantastic time. Most of us on-board were divers so we were in the water for at least two dives a day which was great! visited some amazing spots and thoroughly enjoyed it. In between diving there was plenty to do... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Fantastic 5 nights aboard Shore Thing. 4 dives a day all over Ningaloo Reef (inside and outside the reef). Great meals, a comfortable cabin and friendly crew and passengers. Would be very happy to do this trip again! :-)

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We spent 3 nights on "Shorething" & were well looked after by owner/skipper, Luke, activities guide, Hayley & the cook & host, Doug. We had the most relaxing time! The weather was perfect, the boat is very comfortable & spacious, the hosts were wonderful & we enjoyed the company of the other guests too. Not only do the hosts take... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

The Ningaloo Reef can no longer truly be called a secret, but it still has some of the greatest sites to be snorkeled and dived off the coast of Australia. Both Exmouth and Coral Bay offer some fine diving outfits to explore some of it, but Sail Ningaloo takes you out to the best and some of the sites that... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

I booked my 6 day get-away through Perth Scuba months before the departure for my 28th birthday. It was one of Perth Scuba's many advertised group diving holiday's for 2016. I had never been to Exmouth or Coral Bay and knew little about the Ningaloo Reef and what it had to offer. Shortly before the trip my Dad decided to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I loved this trip! The crew looked after me so well and skipper was keen to find out what I and others wanted to do/see and make sure these expectations and hopes were met. There were no divers on our trip which made it great for snorkelling as we could focus on shallower sites. Snorkelled with manta rays, sharks, turtles... More 

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Ceduna, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Sailing on Shore Thing and exploring the majestic Ningaloo Reef was a truly unforgettable experience and completely exceeded our expectations. From the moment we stepped aboard, Luke, Andy and Dougie went out of their way to ensure our every comfort, creating a warm, welcoming and relaxing family type atmosphere for all the guests. The Shore Thing provided a wonderful opportunity... More 

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