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Get Dunked: Half Day Tour To Dunk Island

FROM: $150
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Departure Times

Departs: 8:00am - Daily
Returns: 12:00pm - Daily

Departure Point: Clump Point Boat Ramp, Mission Beach

Pricing Options

$150 AUD / Person - Adult (14+ Years) (Between: 01 Apr 2024 and 31 Mar 2025)

Explore the beauty of Dunk Island on this half day small group tour with Wildside Adventures!

  • Spend the morning cruising around magical Dunk Island
  • Discover hidden gems, little alcoves and old pirate caves
  • Enjoy cold drinks and and light snacks on board
  • Wander this beautiful tropical island, hike to the peak or relax on the beach!

Located just a 10 minute boat ride from Mission Beach, Dunk Island is a little slice of tropical island paradise! Meet your captain down at the Clump Point Boat Ramp first thing in the morning, ready to enjoy this half day tour. Cruise on over to Dunk Island for an exclusive small group excursion where you'll have the chance to explore white sandy beaches, snorkel coral reefs, hike up to Mt Kootaloo, visit secret caves and laze on one of the many boulders scattered around this idyllic little Isle. Relax on Coconut Bay, and maybe even enjoy a snack from the new cafe overlooking the spit before heading back to Mission Beach by midday. It's the perfect way to avoid the crowds and experience the best of a Tropical North Queensland Island and the fringing coral reef in one. 

Dunk Island Beach - Half Day Tour

Highlights and Features

  • Small group numbers with a max of only 10 passengers per tour!
  • Light snacks, water and soft drinks included
  • Explore hidden caves and secret beaches on Dunk Island
  • The perfect half day island and reef tour
  • Swim, snorkel or simply relax on the beach
  • Visit Coconut Bay and the cafe on the spit
  • Stop by Granite Hole (weather permitting)
  • Hike to Mt Kootaloo via one of the walking tracks 

Sample Itinerary

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    Depart from Mission Beach

    Make your way to the Clump Point Boat Ramp located in Mission Beach for an 8:00am departure to begin your half day adventure exploring Dunk Island.

    Get Dunked Tour Depart Mission Beach


    Snorkel The Fringing Coral Reefs

    Dive into the crystal-clear waters straight of the boat and discover the fringing coral reefs teeming with marine life.

    Snorkel Dunk Island


    Relax on the Beach and Discover Secret Gems

    Soak up the sun on th...

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      Depart from Mission Beach

      Make your way to the Clump Point Boat Ramp located in Mission Beach for an 8:00am departure to begin your half day adventure exploring Dunk Island.

      Get Dunked Tour Depart Mission Beach


      Snorkel The Fringing Coral Reefs

      Dive into the crystal-clear waters straight of the boat and discover the fringing coral reefs teeming with marine life.

      Snorkel Dunk Island


      Relax on the Beach and Discover Secret Gems

      Soak up the sun on the pristine sandy shores of Coconut Bay and take in the stunning tropical island views. Maybe grab a snack from the new cafe on the spit. Visit the old pirate caves, hidden alcoves and, if weather permits, Granite Hole. 

      Dunk Island Sandy Shores


      Hike up to Mt. Kootaloo

      Muster your energy and hike to the summit of Mt. Kootaloo for panoramic vistas of the surrounding landscapes of the Great Barrier Reef and the Cassowary Coast.

      Panoramic Views Dunk Island


      Return to Mission Beach

      Conclude your half day tour with a return to Mission Beach by 12:00pm, with the rest of the afternoon to spend as you wish! 

      Mission Beach


      More Information

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      What To Bring

      • Towel
      • Hat
      • Sunscreen
      • Water bottle
      • Insect repellent
      • Change of clothes 
      • Footwear or sandals
      • Plastic bag for wet clothes
      • Waterproof camera or phone case
      • Card or cash for extra purchases
      • Waiver of liability to be signed before participation

      What's Included

      • Return boat transfers to and from Dunk Island
      • Friendly local skipper and guide
      • Full lap around Dunk Island
      • Lights snacks and drinks
      • Visit the pirates cave
      • Visit the granit...

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      What To Bring

      • Towel
      • Hat
      • Sunscreen
      • Water bottle
      • Insect repellent
      • Change of clothes 
      • Footwear or sandals
      • Plastic bag for wet clothes
      • Waterproof camera or phone case
      • Card or cash for extra purchases
      • Waiver of liability to be signed before participation

      What's Included

      • Return boat transfers to and from Dunk Island
      • Friendly local skipper and guide
      • Full lap around Dunk Island
      • Lights snacks and drinks
      • Visit the pirates cave
      • Visit the granite hole (weather permitting )
      • Visit Coconut Bay and the cafe on the spit (cash only cafe)
      • Snorkelling gear
      • Wetsuit / stinger suits

      What's Extra

      • Any extra purchases on Dunk Island at the cafe.

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