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Tour ID: 10004157

Take a trip on the wild side and see crocodiles in the Whitsundays.

Operating on private land, the safari is set to the background sounds of nature, and you will feel like you are miles from civilisation, deep in the Australian bush.

Enjoy a safe, all-weather nature excursion which takes you into the estuaries and wetlands of the Whitsundays.

Experienced, professional local guides deliver expert commentary as they escort you into a unique tropical environment, which is home to many species of native and migratory birds, mammals, reptiles and marine animals, including more than 100 estuarine crocodiles.

The safari takes you cruising on the calm waters of Proserpine River to view saltwater crocodiles in their natural habitat and to experience a mangrove ecosystem.

You will explore Goorganga Plains on a tractor-drawn wagon train and discover the vegetation and wildlife in a freshwater wetland habitat.

The tour is suitable for all ages and fitness levels, with minimal walking involved, and includes a huge barbecue lunch and traditional billy tea and damper.
Whitsunday Crocodile Safari has been operating for 16 years and is a family owned and professionally operated tour which guarantees excellent customer service and a memorable nature experience.

Whitsunday Crocodile Safari is a Green Travel Leader and has held Advanced Certification with Ecotourism Australia since 2002.

This tour offers an excellent experience for nature lovers, bird watchers and is a fun day out for the whole family.

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Tour Details

  • Included in price:

    Prices for your tour include:
    • All weather day tour
    • Cruising the calm waters of Proserpine River as you watch estuarine crocodiles in their natural habitat
    • Exploring a mangrove ecosystem and observing the interesting inhabitants including birds, fish and crustaceans, including the Queensland mud crab
    • Exploring Goorganga Plains on a tractor-drawn wagon train and discovering the vegetation and wildlife in a freshwater wetland habitat including birds, marsupials and reptiles
    • Professional expert commentary from local experienced guides
    • Barbecue lunch
    • Traditional Billy Tea & Damper (prepared on-site)
    • Courtesy return bus transfers from Airlie Beach and Proserpine
    • Iced drinking water
    • Rain ponchos are provided as required
    • Insect repellent is provided as required

    Bottled water, soft drink and juices are available for purchase on the tour as are a selection of quality photos, souvenirs and tour memorabilia.

  • Duration:

    Tour pick ups commence from 08:30. Tour concludes approx 15:30 - depending on weather, nature experiences, tidal fluctuations, etc.

  • Departure:

    8:30 AM Daily

  • Return:

    15:00

  • Departure points:

    Airlie Beach, Shute Harbour, Whitsundays and Proserpine

  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    Pick ups occur between 08:30 and 09:00, from selected locations throughout Airlie Beach, Cannonvale and Proserpine. Please contact our reservations department at least 48 hours prior to confirm a pick up location and exact pick up time. You will receive a manifest number and pick up location and time from our reservations department to join the tour.

  • What to bring:

    • Hat
    • Camera
    • Cash or credit card (Visa or Mastercard) for cold drinks and souvenirs
    • Any type of footwear is appropriate
    • A jacket is recommended for cool or windy days

  • Fitness level required:

    Low

  • Child policies:

    Child prices apply to primary and secondary age school children age 5 years to 17 years. Preschool children aged 1 to 4 years will cost $39.00 per person, which is payable direct. Infants under 12 months of age are free of charge.

  • Additional Information:

    It is recommended that guests should wear clothing appropriate for the prevailing weather conditions.The Proserpine River can be several degrees cooler than the town areas, even in summer, so bring a jacket or jumper for the tour, especially if it is windy.

    Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free diets are catered for, but only by prior request. When phoning our reservations department to confirm your pick up location and time, please indicate if you have special dietary requirements or allergies to food.

  • Destinations:

    Airlie Beach, Shute Harbour, Whitsundays and Proserpine

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