Details at a glance

Opening hours

Full Day and Sunset Cruise - 10.00am until 6.00pm 
Part Day Cruise - 9.00am until 3:30pm
Sunset Cruise - 4.30pm until 6.00pm (times vary) 
Private Charters available everyday pending availability


Full Day & Sunset Cruise (8 hours)
$2,990 up to 6 guests
Additional guests up to 12 maximum – $165 per adult, $95 per minor

Part Day Cruise (6 hours)
$2,490 up to 6 guests
Additional guests up to 12 maximum – $120 per adult, $85 per minor

Sunset Cruise (1.5 hours)
$1,250 up to 10 guests
Additional guests up to 20 maximum – $85 per person

Full Day and Sunset Cruise:
  • Departing 10.00am returning 6.00pm
  • Cruise circumnavigates Whitsunday Island with a stopover at Border Island for snorkelling
  • Stroll along the National Parks track to Hill Inlet lookout on the northern end of Whitehaven Beach followed by a swim at Betty’s Beach
  • Depart Whitehaven Bay mid afternoon for a sunset sail back to Hamilton Island with an antipasto platter, beer and champagne before returning just after sunset
Part Day Cruise:
  • Six hour charter departing from 9.00am returning by 4.00pm
  • Visit two destinations – generally Whitehaven Beach and Chalkies Beach for snorkelling
Sunset Cruise: 
  • Operated within the sheltered waters surrounding Hamilton Island
  • Includes all beverages and an antipasto platter
  • Extended evening charters including dinner are available on request
  • Ricochet can cater for up to 30 passengers if you have a large group
Sights and highlights

Our experienced crew will ensure that your holiday is stress-free allowing you to soak up the sun, swim, walk, relax and play. Chartering the yacht privately allows you to avoid the crowds and explore your own private beach, as well as a selection of secluded snorkel sites.
Guests have the freedom to choose their own itinerary or you can leave the planning to our exceptional crew to show you the best the Whitsunday Islands have to offer.

What to bring

Swimmers, hat, sunscreen, towel and camera
Walking shoes for trekking
One small backpack or soft bag per couple
Jacket for the cooler months

Booking information
Bookings are essential. Please visit the Tour Desk or call 07 4946 8305.
Terms and Conditions

All tours are subject to minimum numbers and to weather conditions and so may be cancelled at the discretion of the operator. We also reserve the right to alter the destination pending the weather for your safety and comfort. Times may also need to be changed due to tidal changes. The company will offer alternative days or refunds in the event of cancellations. We reserve the right to use other vessels should Ricochet be unavailable for any reason. Prices valid to 31/3/2017.

Cancellation policy
If your booking is cancelled before 12 midday the day prior to the cruise, there will be no charge.
If your booking is cancelled within 12 midday & 5pm the day prior to the cruise, 50% of the ticket price will be forfeited. If your booking is a no show or cancelled after 5pm the day prior to the cruise, 50% of the ticket price will be forfeited. 

The information above should be used as a guide only. Activity/tour details, prices and timings are subject to change at any time.