Whitsundays Tall Ship

Swimming Experience.

6th - 10th August 2024

Join us for an unforgettable adventure in the Whitsundays!

You’ll be spending 4 nights on the historic Solway Lass - a magnificent tall ship that will take you through lush tropical islands, mesmerising reefs, and picturesque bays. Welcome to paradise!  

Enjoy daily swims in and along secluded bays whilst enjoying the diverse and vibrant marine life below. Challenge yourself to swim (or walk) the 5km length of the absolutely stunning and world famous Whitehaven Beach.

Kick back on deck as we sail from one luscious Island to the next, be sure to keep your eyes peeled, you may be lucky enough to see a whale or two.

Are you ready to swim and sail the Whitsundays with us?

What are the dates / times?

The experience starts at 4pm on Tuesday 6th August 2024 and ends on Saturday 10th August 2024 at 11 am in Airlie Beach, Queensland.

What’s included & provided?


4 nights on board the Solway Lass Tall Ship among the beautiful Whitsunday Islands.  


All meals, coffee tea, water and snacks included and prepared on board. Special Dietary requirements are fully catered for. There is no room to cook your own meals and no fridge space available.


All Seasters are welcome, we aim to cater for all swimming levels. There will be daily swims offering you the opportunity to enjoy the gorgeous waters of the Whitsundays. You choose whether to breastroke or leisurely freestyle and admire the sea life swimming up to 1km, or swim further and faster with the longer distance group. At all times you will be supported by our experienced crew on inflatable vessels who will support you and keep you safe. There will be an opportunity to swim the 5km stretch of Whitehaven Beach (or swim part of and walk some, or walk most of).

Seasters will have the opportunity to enjoy snorkelling, SUPing and hiking during this adventure.

What is my investement?

Double/twin share ensuite: AUD 2495 (per person)

Shared Room (no ensuite): AUD 2295 (per person)  

Single Cabin: AUD 2645

Prices include above mentioned inclusions. Please note: All cabins are small and space is tight.

Payments are made via bank transfer.

Please note: If you are flying into Airlie Beach on the first day, your flight will need to arrive by 2pm in order for you to comfortably join the tour. If you are departing on the final day, please book flights no earlier than 2pm.

How can I book? What happens next?

You can book using our booking form.

Booking form.

Once we receive your booking, we will send you a confirmation email with an invoice requesting your deposit of $500.

Do I have to be experienced in wild swimming to join this Experience?

No! This experience is for everyone; beginners, casual enthusiasts and experts. We foster an inclusive and supportive environment where everyone's experiences and identities are respected. We welcome individuals of all backgrounds, abilities, and walks of life. If you have any specific requirements or preferences that would contribute to your comfort and enjoyment, please let us know.

These dates don’t suit me. Will you run this experience again?

Yes, absolutely!

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We look forward to share this experience with you!

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Seasterhood experiences are designed to celebrate the innate connection

between women and the sea, water and nature.

Melbourne based.

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the sea, waters and land in which we swim, walk, connect and commune. We pay our respect to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.

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