Red Cat Adventures & WIldcat Mackay

Mackay Full Day Tours From $149/night

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Red Cat Adventures is the 2021 National Gold winner for the best Adventure Tourism Business in Australia. Red Cats also won GOLD at the 2018 and 2019 National awards for Australia’s Best Major Tour and Transport Operator. So you know when you book with us, you are “Adventuring with the best in Australia”. Every day is a journey filled with memories. You can share the beauty of the environment with your loved ones in safety and comfort. Our team’s commitment is bringing you quality service and extraordinary adventures on all our Whitsunday Islands tours, every day of the year. As a small family-operated business, we focus on creating safe, fun-filled adventures of excellent quality at an affordable price.


Red Cat Adventures offers "Adventures of a Lifetime" around the islands offshore of Mackay, and Whitsunday Islands in Airlie Beach. They place absolute importance on ensuring every trip is an amazing experience for their passengers.


Wildcat Mackay Day Tour - Ever wanted to experience the amazing islands off the coast of Mackay? Wildcat Mackay is a fully inclusive day tour to one of the 5 amazing untouched islands of the South Cumberland Islands (Keswick, St Bee’s, Scawfell, Cockermouth or Brampton Islands). Travel with the experienced crew and visit the beautiful bays, snorkel the stunning coral gardens, try a stand up paddle board or simply relax on the sundeck with a drink and soak it all in. 

Wildcat Sunset Cruise - Watch the sunset over the Mackay coastline while you enjoy a glass of champagne, some tasty nibbles and chilled-out tunes with our first class crew. Each sunset is unique and the vast array of stunning natural colours is the ideal backdrop for your evening onboard Wildcat. Whether you are looking for a romantic afternoon for two, or just want to spend some quality time with friends, family or group events like a hens party/ Christmas or birthday function, our sunset cruise is a truly spectacular way to relax and unwind. The cruise last approximately two hours, which is the perfect time for you to cruise around the marina while taking in the stunning harbour views and night lights. Our sunset cruise departs at 5:30pm and returns at 7:30pm - just in time to visit one of many of the amazing restaurants at the Mackay Marina.

Airlie Beach:

Thundercat Day Tour - Is an all-inclusive exhilarating experience visiting two spectacular snorkel sites along with the world famous Whitehaven Beach all in one day. Suited for a wide range of travellers, including singles, couples, groups and families.

Tongarra Day Sail - This all-inclusive day tour will take you off the beaten track to experience the Whitsunday Islands’ secret spots. You will explore the most incredible range of marine life and witness the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef from above and below the surface and enjoy a relaxing sunset cruise on the way back to Airlie Beach.

Falls to Paradise - Falls to Paradise is an all-inclusive day tour exploring Cedar Creek Falls and the exclusive beach front beer garden and dining experience in the Whitsundays. Guests can swim in the rockpools at waterfalls, surrounded by tropical flora and fauna. Enjoy the guided walks to the top for great ‘insta’ views. Follow this with a chill-out session around the iconic Northerlies Beach Bar & Grill and enjoy the spectacular scenery of the Coral Sea and Whitsunday Islands. This is a great all-around day to enjoy with family and friends.

Red Cat Adventures - Adventure with Australia's Best!

Map & Directions

Mackay Harbour QLD 4740

Cancellation Policy

Terms & Conditions
All prices are per person in AUD and include GST, National Park, Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Environmental Management Charge.
Cancellations made within 24 hours of Thundercat, Tongarra & Falls to Paradise will result in complete forfeiture of full price.

We recommend you take out travel insurance covering illness, injury, loss of personal goods and inability to travel due to weather. Whilst we make every effort to safeguard guests, we cannot be responsible for any damage, personal injury or loss to the actions of passengers that are beyond our control.
All cruises are subject to weather and the vessel operator’s discretion. At certain times of the year ‘dangerous’ jellyfish inhabit these waters and passengers should take care for their own safety. Passengers entering the water do so at their own risk and the owner of the vessel will not be liable for any personal injury, illness, death or any other consequences whatsoever of passengers being stung by jellyfish. To minimise this risk, you will be provided with a full length ‘Lycra Suit’ to wear whilst swimming and snorkelling during the cruise.

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