Summertime is without a doubt one of the Whitsundays most popular vessels. A classic timber sailing ketch with all modern comforts. Enjoy the ambiance of traditional sailing in ultimate comfort as Summertime sails the sparkling waters of the Whitsundays. Handcrafted in 1945 by master shipwrights, Summertime has been lovingly restored and immaculately maintained.

While retaining all of her old world charm, the boat also boasts a freshwater Jacuzzi and is fully air conditioned. Summertime is the only vessel in the Whitsundays to offer a unique guided kayaking adventure.

2 days 1 night – Departs 8.30am Mon, Thu & Sat

Sail around the Whitsunday Islands aboard a 70-year-old ketch for a full 2 days/1-night adventure. Sleep in our comfortable air-conditioned vessel and wake to a beautiful island sunrise. We will take you to the best snorkeling locations and with sufficient kayaks for all on board, our friendly guide will take you on an eco friendly exploration of hidden inlets and fringing reefs.

  • Freshwater Jacuzzi
  • Guided turtle/stingray kayak tour
  • Meals freshly prepared on board
  • Private cabin available
  • Fully air conditioned
  • Spacious deck and shade awnings
  • Full 2 days and 1 night
  • Experienced and knowledgeable crew
  • Best snorkeling spots
  • Relaxed tour 
  • Linen and bath towel
  • All meals including snacks
  • Tea, coffee and tap water
  • Kayaks for all guests
  • Wet suits and snorkeling gear
  • Marine and National Park Feessnorkeling spots
  • Relaxed tour


Phone: +617 4940 2000
402 Shute Harbour Road Airlie Beach, Queensland


402 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach QLD 4802